Posts by Russ Latino

Education, Work

Teachers would benefit from income tax elimination

by Russ Latino

On the morning after the Mississippi House of Representatives passed both a…

Work

Income tax elimination would benefit Mississippi seniors

by Russ Latino

Mississippi seniors have a good thing going. Income tax elimination would benefit…

Education

Teacher pay front of mind for legislature

by Russ Latino

For a number of years, teacher pay has been at the forefront…

Work

Income tax repeal moves in the House

by Russ Latino

The House of Representatives has not stopped its pursuit to eliminate the…

Education, Justice, Work

Mississippi legislature gavels in

by Russ Latino

In any given year, the Mississippi Legislature faces a couple of thorny…

Work

Perspective Matters on Thanksgiving

by Russ Latino

The last 18-months have been hard for many people. The reasons are…

Work

As Thanksgiving approaches, inflation is eating your paycheck

by Russ Latino

As Thanksgiving approaches, Mississippians will have to dig deep to put the…

Education

The FBI should not threaten parents

by Russ Latino

In recent weeks, the Biden administration has twice made education news. First,…

Podcast

The Front Porch: Medical marijuana, charter schools, taxing the rich

by Russ Latino

After a brief hiatus, The Front Porch is back to discuss the latest from…

Empower

Never Forget

by Russ Latino

Lt. Col. Jerry Don Dickerson was at work inside the Pentagon on…

Podcast

The Front Porch: College football, 9/11, redemption

by Russ Latino

Last week, Empower Mississippi was recognized for our work on expanding parole…

Work

Empower Testifies on Income Tax Elimination

by Russ Latino

Mississippi needs a spark. Our economy has been stagnant for a decade…