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A special session for August 23 to deal with infrastructure funding and money from the BP settlement has been called, likely meaning a compromise has been reached by Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves and House Speaker Philip Gunn on how to increase the funding for the state's infrastructure needs. How much these needs are is up for debate.Read More →
The MS Public Service Commission is investigating implementing an integrated resource planning (IRP) process for electric utilities. As described by the PSC, IRP is “a long range planning process that requires a utility to forecast it’s future energy demand and evaluate how that demand can most efficiently and cost-effectively be met.”Read More →
Published back in 2012, It Worked for Me is as timely as ever for leaders in business, government, the military and especially aspiring politicians. The core of the book and what makes it relevant over time is the 13 rules that Colin Powell collected or formulated over his distinguished military and diplomatic career — rules that can be applied no matter where in the chain of command you may find yourself.Read More →