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POLITICS
The Next Sec. of Defense: Mississippi Influence On Who...
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February 5, 2015
WASHINGTON, D.C.–Mississippi will have a say in who becomes the next Secretary of Defense for the country. Sen. Roger Wicker questioned Pres. Obama’s pick for the job, Dr. Ashton Carter, at a Senate Armed Services...
Oil Refinery Strikes Continue, Mississippi Gas Prices Keep Going...
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February 5, 2015
JACKSON, Miss.–You can see the results of what walk-outs at oil refineries in California and Kentucky are doing to gas prices in Mississippi on a daily basis. Friday the average cost for gas in the...
Tightening Control Over Corrections: Two Senate Bills Watching Where...
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February 5, 2015
JACKSON, Miss.–With the recent indictment of long-time former Corrections Commissioner Chris Epps and a new task force looking into what went wrong and how deep the kick-backs scam was in the department, the Mississippi legislature...
Former State Sen. Tim Johnson Switches to Democratic Party,...
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February 4, 2015
JACKSON, Miss. – Former Republican two term state Sen. Tim Johnson announced his candidacy for lieutenant governor Wednesday at the State Capitol.
Local First Responders Feel Heat of Department of Homeland...
Sarah Ulmer
February 4, 2015
WASHINGTON, Miss– Mississippi Representative Bennie Thompson says the ongoing debate over the budget for the Department of Homeland Security is putting the pressure on local first responders. 
Higher Municipal Tax Return is Good Start; Mainstreet Leaders...
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February 4, 2015
JACKSON, Miss. – Hundreds of Mississippi cities and towns could soon have more money. The legislature’s House Ways and Means Committee Tuesday passed a bill to increase their share of state sales tax collections from 18.5...
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