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HB 531: Mississippi Tax Freedom Act

by Empower Mississippi

House Bill 531, sponsored by Speaker Philip Gunn, seeks to eliminate the…

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Empower Mississippi releases report on how occupational regulations limit job opportunities in Mississippi

by Empower Mississippi

Empower Mississippi released a report today that examines the burden created by…

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Income tax repeal moves in the House

by Russ Latino

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

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Mississippi’s population continues to decline

by Brett Kittredge

A declining population continues to hamper Mississippi as more than 4,000 residents…

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SB 2025: Protect lemonade stands

by Empower Mississippi

Senate Bill 2025, sponsored by Sen. Kevin Blackwell, would prohibit local governments…

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HB 440: Full practice authority for nurse practitioners

by Empower Mississippi

House Bill 440, sponsored by Rep. Donnie Scoggin, would provide full practice…

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Mississippi legislature gavels in

by Russ Latino

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

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Mississippi’s regulations lead to fewer jobs, more poverty

by Brett Kittredge

New data shows that federal regulations have led to more people living…

Justice, Work

Providing a fresh start

by Brett Kittredge

Irrelevant regulations often make it hard for those leaving prison to find…

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Nurse practitioners can help expand health care access for all Mississippians

by Brett Kittredge

You don’t need to spend too much time digging to find stories…

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The government shouldn’t tell food trucks they can’t be near restaurants

by Brett Kittredge

A new regulation in Columbus will limit where food trucks can be…

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Let’s help those leaving prison re-enter society

by Steven Randle

Each year, about 8,000 men and women leave prison in Mississippi. But…