Thursday, November 21, 2019

Bigger Pie Forum

Mississippi’s Certificate of Need (CON) Program Needs To Go

Bigger Pie Forum | Mississippi’s Certificate of Need (CON) Program Needs To Go | BPF   Imagine if state government decided how many car dealerships were...

PERS Part 3: Is PERS Slip SLRPing Away?

Bigger Pie Forum | PERS Part 3: Is PERS Slip SLRPing Away? | BPF   The Mississippi Legislature has a golden parachute most state workers can...

Mississippi River Commission Testimony: MDAC Commissioner Andy Gipson in Vicksburg August...

Bigger Pie Forum | Mississippi River Commission Testimony: MDAC Commissioner Andy Gipson in Vicksburg August 2019 | BPF   Mississippi River Commission in Vicksburg August 2019 The...

Is PERS Fair to Current State Employees?  Part 2

Bigger Pie Forum | Is PERS Fair to Current State Employees?  Part 2 | BPF   PERS Funding Ratio: Mississippi’s defined benefit pension fund, the Public Employees’...

PERS Investment Manager Fees

Bigger Pie Forum | PERS Investment Manager Fees | BPF   Mississippi Mississippi’s defined benefit pension fund, the Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS), has enjoyed...

Mississippi River Commission Testimony: Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann in Vicksburg...

Bigger Pie Forum | Mississippi River Commission Testimony: Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann in Vicksburg August 2019 | BPF   Concerns about the detrimental effects occurring...

State Regulations Pose Formidable Barriers to Entry in the Pest Control...

Bigger Pie Forum | State Regulations Pose Formidable Barriers to Entry in the Pest Control Industry | BPF   Mississippi has a semi-tropical climate that provides...

2019 Mississippi River Flood: One for The Records

Bigger Pie Forum | 2019 Mississippi River Flood: One for The Records | Charles Grayson   If there were a Hall of Infamy for Mississippi River...

The Mississippi Lottery

Bigger Pie Forum | The Mississippi Lottery | BPF   When Mississippi finally enacted a lottery in August 2018, the reason that lawmakers went along with...

Government Transparency? Be Prepared To Fight for FOIA Records

Bigger Pie Forum | Government Transparency? Be Prepared To Fight for FOIA Records | BPF   Transparency is the hallmark of a government that is for...