Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Mississippi Center for Public Policy

Lindsay Cash: Vamp The Salon

“I, personally, closed my salon on March 21, 2020. “Today, salons are at an almost total loss of revenue and stylists at a complete...

Unlicensed: Slashing regulations

In this episode of Unlicensed, MCPP’s Brett Kittredge talks with James Broughel of the Mercatus Center at George Mason University about the regulatory changes...

Reeves reopens more in Mississippi

Gov. Tate Reeves updated his safer-at-home order today, opening new parts of the Mississippi economy, as well as parks and recreation.  Dining halls can...

Elites rush to outlaw homeschooling

There was a time not that long ago when homeschooling wasn’t legal in all 50 states. Today it is, but government regulations vary by...

Order suspending open carry allowed to expire

Just three days after Mississippi Justice Institute filed a lawsuit against Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba’s order banning open carry, the mayor appears to be...

MJI Director Aaron Rice talks Jackson open carry lawsuit

Aaron Rice, the Director of the Mississippi Justice Institute, joined the Todd Starnes along with Rep. Dana Criswell to talk about our new lawsuit...

Governors need some skin in game with stay-at-home orders

As April nears a close, America’s small business sector focuses anxiously on May 1, the date arbitrarily selected by many governors to reopen their...

Don’t forget the children in foster care

Coronavirus, tornadoes, flooding. It’s been one crisis after another for the state of Mississippi this year. During these challenging times, it’s easy to forget...

Legislature has to act on numerous programs and agencies that are...

The Mississippi legislature will be returning to Jackson on May 18 to continue unfinished business. While the state budget will be the priority, the...

MJI files lawsuit over Jackson’s order suspending open carry

The city of Jackson cannot restrict your right to openly carry a firearm, whether we are under an emergency order or not. The Mississippi...