Podcast

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

Russ Latino

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

Justice, Your Story

Addiction. Incarceration. Redemption.

Brett Kittredge

Julie Crutcher was an addict for seven or eight years. She spent…

Work

Empower Testifies on Income Tax Elimination

Russ Latino

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

Justice

Good policy changes lives

Brett Kittredge

Every year the legislature passes and the governor signs hundreds of bills….

Podcast

The Front Porch: Faith in institutions, tax reform, freedom, live music

Russ Latino

Something that has been top of mind for me for a while…

Work

The income tax repeal discussion continues

Brett Kittredge

“If it can be done well, the elimination of the income tax…

Work

The economies of income tax free states

Brett Kittredge

The nine income tax free states have a tax burden that is…

Justice, Your Story

Freedom after 19 years in prison

Joanna Holbert

“It’s like coming back to life.” That’s how Michael Moore describes his…

Podcast

The Front Porch: health care, income tax repeal, Afghanistan, baseball

Russ Latino

Of the many things COVID has changed in our lives, the way…

Work

Income tax free states exceed national average for population growth

Brett Kittredge

Earlier this year, new data was released showing the United States had…

Education

What should we do with new education funds?

Brett Kittredge

The state of Mississippi spends about $2.5 billion on K-12 education (before…

Podcast

Welcome to The Front Porch

Russ Latino

This week, Empower officially launched our new video and podcast series, The Front…