Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Mississippi Today

McDaniel on political future: ‘Right now I am talking with the...

Eric J. Shelton, Mississippi Today/ Report for AmericaChris McDaniel speaks to his supporters during a campaign stop on Lakeland Drive in Flowood Monday, November...

Jim Hood: A look at how the Democratic AG is raising...

Eric J. Shelton, Mississippi Today/Report For AmericaAttorney General Jim Hood announces his office’s success in settling 11 civil lawsuits in the Epps prison bribery...

Republicans, emboldened by a Trump Supreme Court, advance ‘heartbeat’ abortion ban...

Rogelio V. Solis, Associated PressSen. Joey Fillingane, R-Sumrall, is photographed during a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, in Jackson, Miss. Fillingane...

Measure to protect patients from surprise medical bills dies

U.S. Air ForceA customer holds a stack of past due bills.  Deeming it too controversial for an election year, Mississippi lawmakers killed a bill that...

Tate Reeves: A look at fundraising for the Republican frontrunner for...

Eric J. Shelton, Mississippi Today/ Report for AmericaMississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves speaks during a press conference before this week’s special session of the...

In 2018 arms race for governor’s seat, Tate Reeves outraised Jim...

Eric J. Shelton, Mississippi Today/ Report for AmericaMississippi Attorney General Jim Hood, left, and Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves speak during the Neshoba County Fair...

In bid for secretary of state, PSC’s Sam Britton sets up...

Eric J. Shelton, Mississippi Today/Report For AmericaSam Britton announces his candidacy for Mississippi Secretary of State Monday at the Mississippi State Capitol Monday, January...

Mississippi demands accountability from parents on public assistance — so why...

Wiki CommonsA mother and her child. A push is underway to remove the requirement that parents receiving certain kinds of public assistance cooperate with child...

CPS requests additional $26 million to comply with Olivia Y settlement

The head of the beleaguered Child Protection Services agency said that unless the agency receives an additional $26 million in state funds next year,...

Why state Democrats are keeping their candidate list secret

Bobby Moak, chairman of the Mississippi Democratic Party. The Mississippi Democratic Party wants to keep its slate of candidates confidential – at least until March...