The 2017 Mississippi Legislature opened for business on Noon Tuesday, January 3, 2017. The 2017 regular session is scheduled to end April 2, 2017. Southern Echo is pleased to announce…
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Southern Echo is starting the New Year with excitement and hope as we position ourselves to make a major impact on equitable public education funding and policies; and, work to substantially reduce poverty in Mississippi. We find it appauling that the legislature and MDHS has taken measures to cut Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, SNAP benefits, for thousands of Mississippi’s most vulnerable households at a time when child hunger in MS is among the highest in the country and the state ranks #1 in child poverty. Here’s a snapshot of child poverty and food inequity In Mississippi.
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.
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.