Thanks to an upcoming change in Mississippi law, craft brewers in the Magnolia State will be able to tap deeper into a growing national market.
Mississippi is proving it’s hard to tie student outcomes to superintendent pay, as many district leaders with large salaries aren’t seeing much academic success
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 […]
During a rally at the Mississippi Capitol in Jackson during National School Choice Week in January, Gov. Phil Bryant pledged his support to expanding school choice in the state.
Mississippi is a lot like Washington with its revolving political doors. Batch and Bingham is counsel for Mississippi Power and argues for its Kemper County Lignite Plant before the Public Service Commission.
Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant has released his 2016 budget proposal for the fiscal year starting July 1, and it’s a classic example of dink and dunk going into an election year. No deep passes down the middle. No reverses or halfback passes. By Steve Wilson | MississippiWatchdog.org | November 19, 2014 In football, short passes […]
Meet the real face of Mississippi government: Frontier Strategies. Frontier is rapidly becoming the gatekeeper for all things political in Mississippi, as it lands state contracts and lobbies for clients while serving as Governor Phil Bryant’s campaign manager. Meet the real face of Mississippi government: Frontier Strategies. Frontier is rapidly becoming the gatekeeper for […]
Former U.S. Speaker Newt Gingrich recently said Kemper “may be the most important single experiment in developing electricity in the world today.” But is it the best for its own customers? Mississippi News Now reports the optimism of leaders at a recent energy summit and their desire to utilize all the state’s natural resources. Governor […]