Mississippi Transportation Commission approves ERBRF

Mississippi Transportation Commission approves ERBRF

The Mississippi Transportation Committee met and approved the expenditure of the Emergency Road and Bridge Repair Fund (ERBRF) on Tuesday. The Mississippi Legislature established the ERBRF during the 2018 Special Legislative Session to revitalize and restore public...
House passes Mississippi Broadband Enabling Act

House passes Mississippi Broadband Enabling Act

Mississippi’s rural residents are one step closer to having better access to high speed internet after Mississippi lawmakers pushed forward with a measure that would allow the state’s electric cooperatives to offer the service. On Tuesday, Speaker of the House Philip...
Mississippi Legislative session begins with appointments

Mississippi Legislative session begins with appointments

The 2019 Mississippi Legislative session kicked off this week with business, appointing members to new leadership positions within the Legislature. Senate President Pro Tempore Terry C. Burton of Newton resigned. He will be replaced by Sen. Gray Tollison of Oxford for...