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Reeves signs Dignity for Incarcerated Women Act

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Gov. Tate Reeves has signed legislation that will establish a certain level…

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Bill expanding cosmetology freedom signed

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Gov. Tate Reeves has signed a bill into law that will expand…

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Mississippi legislature advances parole reform

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The House and Senate advanced legislation today that will provide parole eligibility…

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Faith Leaders & Conservative Groups Unite in Support of Parole & Habitual Reforms

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As the clock ticks on the 2021 legislative session, separate letters from…

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Wicker co-sponsors Driving for Opportunity Act

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Sen. Roger Wicker, along with Sen. Chris Coons, a Democrat from Delaware,…

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Governor signs universal recognition bill into law

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Gov. Tate Reeves has signed legislation that will make it easier for…

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Bill providing driver’s license for ex-offenders leaving prison signed into law

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Legislation that will provide a provisional driver’s license to formerly incarcerated individuals…

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Governor signs expanded scope of practice for optometrists into law

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A bill that will expand the scope of practice for optometrists has…

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Driver’s license for ex-offenders leaving prison advances

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Legislation that will provide a provisional driver’s license to formerly incarcerated individuals…

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House sends universal recognition bill to governor

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Legislation that will recognize occupational licenses obtained in another state, making it…

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Leading National and State Conservative Groups Join Forces in Support of Income Tax Elimination

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Today, Empower Mississippi joined Americans for Tax Reform, The American Conservative Union,…

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Dignity for Incarcerated Women Act moving

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Pending legislation that has passed the House and Senate would establish a…