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POLITICS
Cochran: Federal Budget Skips Miss. Flood Projects, Gives More...
kim
February 12, 2015
WASHINGTON, D.C.–President Obama’s proposed budget for FY2016 has gotten criticism for several reasons. The most recent is from Mississippi’s senior senator, Thad Cochran, who said Wednesday that there is more money going to regulatory agencies...
Common Core Not Completely Dumped by the Miss. Senate
kim
February 12, 2015
JACKSON, Miss.–Common Core will not be completely dropped in Mississippi if the standards are good standards. The plan was debated for more than an hour in the Mississippi Senate Wednesday.
Gov. Bryant Concerned with House Vote Stalling Third Grade...
kim
February 11, 2015
JACKSON, Miss. – The Republican controlled Mississippi house voted Tuesday to hold off on the “Third Grade Reading Gate” for another year.
Miss. Senate Approves Getting Rid of Vehicle Inspection Stickers
kim
February 11, 2015
JACKSON, Miss. – The Mississippi Senate approved a bill that would get rid of vehicle inspection stickers Wednesday morning.
Attorney General Jim Hood Tells Big Oil Companies to...
Sarah Ulmer
February 11, 2015
JACKSON, Mississippi– Attorney General Jim Hood joined forces with 42 other attorneys general to tell big oil companies to end relations with franchise stores that sell synthetic drugs. 
Getting Back to Space: Palazzo’s Bill Gives Money to...
kim
February 11, 2015
WASHINGTON, D.C.–Being first at space exploration has historically been a matter of national pride and national security. With a bill introduced by Rep. Steven Palazzo (R-Miss.), NASA would be required to show a roadmap for...
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