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POLITICS
Biloxi Votes for New Mayor Tuesday
BILOXI, Miss.- The city of Biloxi will vote for a new mayor Tuesday for the first time in 22 years.
Making Sure Your Kids Can Read: Students Could Be...
JACKSON, Miss.–The Third Grade Gate is in effect, and that means if your third grader can’t read proficiently, they could be held back this year. The Mississippi Board of Education met in Jackson and set...
Political Boogeyman? Expanding Medicaid in Mississippi, Two Sides to...
JACKSON, MISS– If insurance premiums are not something you can afford, perhaps you’re hoping that Medicaid expansion is in the future for Mississippi. Some say it isn’t possible, others say, it has to happen. 
Helping Your Kids Read: Mississippi Gets More Money for...
JACKSON, Miss.–Mississippi is getting ready for the Third Grade Gate. It’s not the fence around the school. If your child is having trouble reading and cannot read by the end of the third grade, holding...
The Federal Budget: Wicker, Cochran Approve Plan Passed by...
WASHINGTON, D.C.–The federal government can start putting together a budget that could balance in ten years. Both senators from Mississippi voted yes on a plan that passed the U.S. Senate Tuesday, 51-48.
Happy Mother’s Day: Mississippi Third Worst State for Working...
WASHINGTON, D.C.–You hear a lot of studies giving Mississippi a low ranking. Another DC study group has one for Mother’s Day. WalletHub says Mississippi is the third worst in the country for working moms.
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