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Empower name inaugural Rise Award recipients

by Empower Mississippi

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

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Empower applauds Reeves for signing parole reform

by Empower Mississippi

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

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Reeves signs Dignity for Incarcerated Women Act

by Empower Mississippi

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

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Bill expanding cosmetology freedom signed

by Empower Mississippi

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

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Mississippi legislature advances parole reform

by Empower Mississippi

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

by Empower Mississippi

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

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Governor signs universal recognition bill into law

by Empower Mississippi

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

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Criminal justice reform measures advance in House and Senate

by Empower Mississippi

The Mississippi House and Senate have continued to advance a number of…

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Empower leads conservative coalition calling for reforms to Mississippi’s justice system

by Empower Mississippi

Empower Mississippi led a state and national coalition of conservative organizations calling…

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Empower Mississippi Releases Dynamic Modeling on Elimination of Income Tax

by Empower Mississippi

Empower Mississippi has released a new report that provides dynamic modeling under…

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Legislature Working to Keep Mississippi Safe and Provide Second Chances

by Empower Mississippi

Both the House and Senate have demonstrated desire to pass meaningful public…

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Senate Committee Advances Legislation Aimed at Making it Easier for Professionals to Move to Mississippi

by Empower Mississippi

The Senate Accountability, Efficiency, Transparency committee has advanced legislation that will require…