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Bipartisan bill would reinstate parts of Voting Rights Act

WASHINGTON — Four states — Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas — would again have to get approval from the Justice Department before making any changes in the way they hold elections under a bipartisan bill introduced to restore parts of the Voting Rights Act that the Supreme Court struck down as unconstitutional. Supporters said the bill would modernize and improve ...

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Mississippi Leaders: John Lewis

Scott Shane, a professor and author of “Illusions of Entrepreneurship”, shares in his book the actual statistics on new business failure rates. The analysis was over a 10-year period revealed that over 50 percent of businesses fail within five years of launching and over 70 percent had closed their doors within ten years. This data comes from the U.S. Small ...

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