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EdBuild First Impressions

school-funding 2On Monday, January 16, 2017, the CEO of EdBuild presented to the Mississippi Legislature its recommendations on how best to dismantle the current funding mechanisms for public education in the state. EdBuild’s full report on the current funding mechanisms and …

Second Meeting with EdBuild on Revamp of MAEP Scheduled!

IMG_0510In an effort to continue the open dialogue with the public regarding the Legislature’s examination of the Mississippi Adequate Education Program (MAEP) formula, Speaker Phillip Gunn and Lt. Governor Tate Reeves announced on Tuesday, November 14th, the second public meeting …

Southern Echo Releases 2 New Maps: 2016 House and Senate Districts with 2010 Black Voting Age Percentage

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Southern Echo releases 2 Color-Coded MAPS of Mississippi’s House of Representatives and Senate Districts that illustrate:
  • Black Voting Age Percentages for the 122 House Districts based on 2010 Census;

08/23/2012 – Immigration Hearing, House Judiciary Committee B

Thursday, August 23 – Room 208, Capitol – 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm – House Judiciary B Committee and the public will address immigration legislation at this public hearing.…

“08/23/2012” – Joint Meeting of the House and Senate Education Committees

Thursday, August 23 – Room 216, Capitol – 10:00 am to 12:00 noon –Joint meeting of the House and Senate Education Committees to address Accountability Ranking and Evaluation.…