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Hyde-Smith: U.S.-South Korea rice agreement to benefit MS producers
Steven Gagliano
November 19, 2019
U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith welcomed news of an agreement that could allow exports of rice grown in Mississippi to South Korea. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue on Tuesday announced...
Fitch joins Trump Administration’s Regulatory Reform Revolution
Andi Davis
November 19, 2019
Attorney General-Elect Lynn Fitch joined Vice President Mike Pence and a bipartisan group of state and local leaders from across the nation Monday on a conference call to kick off the White House’s Governor’s Initiative...
Mississippi outpaces southern states in outside-the-classroom spending
Steven Gagliano
November 18, 2019
Courtesy of State Auditor Shad White Mississippi spent a higher percentage of public education money outside the classroom and on administrative expenditures than almost every other state in the South in the last 10 years...
Navy to name guided-missile destroyer in honor of Senator...
Steven Gagliano
November 13, 2019
U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith is praising a decision by Navy Secretary Richard V. Spencer to name a future guided-missile destroyer after her predecessor, the late U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.). Hyde-Smith said Spencer made the...
Update: Funeral services released for former Speaker Billy McCoy
Andi Davis
November 13, 2019
The former Speaker of the Mississippi House has passed away. Billy McCoy, a democrat, was elected to the state House in 1979, serving a total of 28 years. He served as speaker from January 2004...
Hyde-Smith names Doug Davis to be Chief of Staff
BREAKING NEWS
Andi Davis
November 7, 2019
U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) today named Doug Davis, a longtime associate and former state senator, as her incoming chief of staff. Davis, who currently works in Jackson as the Senator’s deputy chief of staff,...
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