Clarion-Ledger: Public Office, Private Gain

Campaign finance then, now, future

Bigger Pie has been advocating for the reform of Mississippi’s very lax campaign fund raising, spending and reporting laws for some time. We applaud the current reform efforts as covered in this Clarion Ledger article but reserve congratulations until we see the final product and read the fine print.

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Tax Breaks

Mississippi lags in economic growth and tech innovation

By Steve Wilson  /   April 13, 2016  / www.MississippiWatchdog.org Mississippi has provided millions in tax breaks and subsidies in the past few decades to lure new industries such as Nissan, Toyota and Yokohama Tire, and to induce those already in the state to expand. State taxpayers help pay for movie production costs, give developers incentives to build shopping centers for […]

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