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BARKSDALE/LAMPTON: Mississippi Works will attract jobs and strengthen our workforce

When Gov. Phil Bryant delivered his inaugural address, he pledged to work hard to build a Mississippi where every resident who wants a job can find a job. In order to attract new opportunities, Mississippi must position itself as a prime location for business and workforce development.  To generate solid policies to help our state grow, Gov. Bryant created Mississippi ...

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State Bond Commission has wrong priorities

It was reported last week that the State Bond Commission recently approved certain bond-funded projects approved by the state Legislature. Some of them are: $3.8 million for “various tourism projects;” $2.8 million for Ohr-O’Keefe Museum (under reconstruction in Biloxi); $2.5 million for Mississippi Children’s Museum (under construction in Jackson); $1 million for Mississippi Museum of Art; $700,000 Mississippi Heritage Fund; ...

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