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Mississippi one of worst states for police, study shows

5.10.22 – Gulf Live- WASHINGTON, D.C. Looking towards a career in law enforcement? According to a new study, Mississippi isn’t the place. Offering the lowest median income among the 50 states and District of Columbia and 50th in opportunity for law enforcement...

The 2022 Legislative Session

5.5.22 -Delta Business Journal -By Jack Criss Viewed as Historic and Widely Successful  Teacher pay raises. The state’s largest income tax cut. A new state song (written and performed by a Delta resident, no less). The legalization of marijuana for certain...

Mississippi set to become final state with equal pay law

4.24.22 – News Observer — JACKSON, MISS. Mississippi will become the final state with a law requiring equal pay for equal work by women and men. Republican Gov. Tate Reeves signed House Bill 770 on Wednesday, and it will become law July 1. A 1963 federal law...

Reeves signs Mississippi broadband bill into law

Gov. Tate Reeves, center, signed House Bill 1029 into law late Wednesday. The bill provides for the Broadband Expansion and Accessibility of Mississippi Act, which will work to connect unserved and underserves areas to broadband. Photo courtesy of Gov. Tate Reeves...

The 2022 legislative session adjourned. Here’s what happened

House Speaker Philip Gunn, R-Clinton, right, listens as Lt. Gov. Delbert Hosemann closes a meeting of the Joint Legislative Budget Committee, Friday, March 25, 2022 at the Mississippi Capitol in Jackson, Miss.ROGELIO V. SOLIS I AP 4.10.22 – Daily Journal –...