Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Yall Politics

Speaker Gunn promotes comprehensive tax reform in coming sessions, Lt. Gov....

As session ends, talk turns to tax study Within minutes of the 2016 session ending Thursday replete with the largest tax cut in the state’s...

Congressman Trent Kelly has first piece of legislation pass US House

Kelly sees first bill clear U.S. House The first bill authored by the region’s freshman congressman has passed the U.S. House of Representatives. Rep. Trent Kelly,...

State Rep. Tom Miles’ wife pleads guilty to shoplifting

Wife of elected official banned from Belk after pleading guilty to shoplifting FLOWOOD, Miss. —The wife of a state lawmaker pleaded guilty Thursday to shoplifting...

Congressman Thompson (D) applauds removal of #MSflag from US Capitol tunnels

MS state flag removed at U.S. Capitol WASHINGTON, DC (WLOX) - Mississippi's state flag and other items bearing the Confederate battle emblem have been removed...

“Go cup” bill heads to Governor’s desk

'Go-cup' bill awaiting governor's signature WLOX) - "Go cups" may soon be legal in Mississippi. A bill awaiting Governor Bryant's signature would allow cities to...

Sine Die: Legislature adjourns 2016 session but not before “go cup”...

Mississippi Legislature Adjourns 2016 Session The Mississippi Legislature has concluded its 2016 session. The House of Representatives adjourned for a final time Thursday after meeting briefly...

Gov. Bryant sends letter to Rep. Jay Hughes (D) regarding his...

Freshman Democrat state Rep. Jay Hughes requested Gov. Phil Bryant call a special session before the Mississippi House adjourned Sine Die. But the Governor...

NRSC chair MS Sen. Wicker advises vulnerable GOP incumbents to skip...

John McCain bows out of Republican convention House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) told CNN yesterday that Republicans thinking about skipping the party’s national convention in...

@msdemocrats chair @RickeyCole joins other Southern Dem chairs in letter against...

Bernie faces Southern revolt An influential group of Democrats is piling on Bernie Sanders for portraying Hillary Clinton's Southern victories as a product of a...