Posts by Empower Mississippi

Education

Rethink Education

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Work

HB 562: Allow cottage food operators to sell products online

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House Bill 562, sponsored by Rep. Shanda Yates, would expand cottage food…

Justice

HB 196: Dignity for Incarcerated Women Act

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House Bill 196, sponsored by Representative Nick Bain, seeks to establish various…

Work

SB 2187: Universal recognition of occupational licenses

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Senate Bill 2187, sponsored by Sen. Kevin Blackwell, would require the state…

Justice

SB 2364: Expand the Fresh Start Act

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Senate Bill 2364, sponsored by Senator Angela Turner-Ford, expands the provisions of…

Work

SB 2342/ SB 2343: Expand hairstyling and cosmetology freedom

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Senate Bills 2342 and 2343, both sponsored by Sen. Jeremy England, would…

Education

SB 2267: Universal recognition of out-of-state teachers’ licenses

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Senate Bill 2267, sponsored by Sen. Dennis DeBar, would require the Department…

Justice

SB 2019: Ban The Box for public employers

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Senate Bill 2019, sponsored by Sen. Tammy Witherspoon, would prohibit public employers…

Work

SB 2048: Regulatory reduction pilot program

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Senate Bill 2048, sponsored by Sen. Kevin Blackwell, would require five state…

Press Releases

Empower Mississippi Expands Communications & Outreach Team

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Ridgeland, MS—Empower Mississippi announced the expansion of its communication and outreach team…

Press Releases

We’re hiring!

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Position: Director of Justice and Work Office located in Ridgeland, MS Organization…