Saturday, June 15, 2019

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Poachers for Mangold

Last week, federal prosecutors in Alaska charged a number of Mississippians with illegally hunting and killing animals in a federal preserve. Among those charged...

Political Emails to State Employees Only Legal for Republicans

What better way to remind our public school employees that they are underpaid than to receive constant email reminders from Mississippi Republicans?Governor Phil Bryant,...

Phil Bryant in Public Relations Crisis Mode

Knowing that his boat is taking on water in the fallout over the IHL Board of Trustee's decision to not renew the contract of...

Republican Party Endorses Inadequate and Inefficient Public Education

It was bound to happen. For years, Mississippi Republicans have worked tirelessly to undermine public education in the state. Now, they have finally put...

Who is (601) 324-5142?

An interesting development this weekend comes from some tips to Kudzu, suggesting that more than one community has received anonymous calls from a local...

A Modern Day Literacy Test?

You are looking at the recently-approved sample ballot of Initiative 42, the citizen lead effort to induce the Mississippi legislature to do what they...

Gunn, Reeves Hiding Emails

Reports out in recent days are shining light on the backroom deals Republican leaders are making in order to continue their attacks on public...

Republicans Resort to Shouting

Republicans are working their hardest to undermine public education in the state of Mississippi. Sadly, this does not matter at all to the state's...

Where have all the budget hearings gone?

The annual meeting of the Joint Legislative Budget Committee is scheduled to begin September 21, in a little less than a month. Politicos, lobbyists,...

Beware, Republican Legislative Candidates

After Tuesday's defeat of four DeSoto County Republicans at the hand of anti-public education forces, one has to wonder why House Speaker Philip Gunn...