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Bill would remove racist state song, but creates a mostly white selection committee to replace it

The final debate on the Senate floor about a large tourism spending bill didn’t focus on the millions of dollars earmarked for the state’s...

Legislators, flush with cash, hope to finish budget early next week

Legislators, working with an unprecedented amount of money thanks to record state tax collections and $1.8 billion in federal coronavirus-relief funds, are slated to...

Developmental screenings can change a child’s life. In Mississippi, most young kids don’t get them.

Katina Spaulding’s daughter started walking at 15 months. Spaulding thought that was normal: This was her first child, and she had no one to...

WATCH: State Economist Corey Miller discusses Medicaid expansion

Senior political reporter Bobby Harrison sat down with State Economist Corey Miller to talk about Medicaid expansion at the third and final Mississippi in...

UMMC goes out-of-network with Blue Cross Blue Shield

Mississippi’s largest hospital went out of network with the state’s largest insurer on Friday, meaning thousands of Mississippians will now face higher out-of-pocket costs...

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