Posts by Russ Latino

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Gov. Reeves is right to phase out enhanced unemployment benefits

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The American economy is showing signs of life, but the recovery could…

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Regulatory reform can take Mississippi to Mars

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In 1969, astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first men…

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2021 session moving quickly: What’s alive?

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The 2021 legislative session is moving quickly, with another important deadline yesterday….

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Pushing Income Tax Elimination Uphill

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In Greek mythology, Sisyphus was doomed to an eternity of pushing a…

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House Moves to Eliminate Income Tax

by Russ Latino

Yesterday, the Mississippi House of Representatives made good on a promise to…

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Inmate #53918 and the Cause of Conservative Justice Reform

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Inmate #53918 shuffled into a Mississippi prison on January 23, 2006. Fifteen…

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The Speaker Weighs In with ‘Pro-Jobs’ Reform

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Mississippi House Speaker Philip Gunn has filed a bill to eliminate a…

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Answering Objections to Full Practice Authority for Mississippi’s Nurse Practitioners

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Last Thursday, I published an article in the Clarion Ledger highlighting Mississippi’s…

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Nurses Can Help Eliminate Mississippi Health Care Deserts

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Within a decade, the U.S. health care system is projected to face…

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How might Mississippi lawmakers approach the elimination of the income tax?

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If Mississippi became the 10th state to not charge an income tax,…

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Mississippians Control Their Own Destiny

by Russ Latino

A degree of turmoil following November’s contentious elections was expected. The extent…

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But how will we fund government without income taxes?

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One of the primary concerns around eliminating the income tax in Mississippi…