Posts by Empower Mississippi

Empower

Now Hiring: Director of Education

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Our mission is to help every Mississippian rise by removing barriers to…

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Empower name inaugural Rise Award recipients

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Empower Mississippi has awarded Lt. Gov. Delbert Hosemann, Speaker Philip Gunn, and…

Empower

Now Hiring

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Empower Mississippi is in search of a full-time Executive Assistant to the…

Justice

New report grades Mississippi justice reforms

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After passing parole reform in 2021, Mississippi continues to make improvements to…

Justice, Press Releases

Empower applauds Reeves for signing parole reform

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Today, Gov. Tate Reeves signed legislation that will expand parole eligibility for…

Justice, Press Releases

Reeves signs Dignity for Incarcerated Women Act

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

Press Releases, Work

Bill expanding cosmetology freedom signed

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

Justice, Press Releases

Mississippi legislature advances parole reform

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

Justice, Press Releases

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…

Justice

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…

Justice

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…