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Financial Inclusion Feature

Much work to be done to help lift Mississippi families out of poverty

January 30th, 2015

Many families across the state lack the resources necessary to […]

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Financial Inclusion Feature

Signs of Economic Progress Don’t Account for Mississippi’s Financially Vulnerable

January 29th, 2015

Despite an improving national economy, far too many Mississippi residents […]

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Policy Matters Feature

Policy Does Matter

January 23rd, 2015

Recently, the MEPC team had an opportunity to discuss “why” […]

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Budget & Tax Blog

Mississippi’s Lower Income Families Pay More in State and Local Taxes

January 14th, 2015

Mississippi families who are struggling to make ends meet are […]

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Budget & Tax Blog

Legislative session convenes: How you can stay informed on the state budget this year

January 9th, 2015

As legislators convene, they will begin to tackle education funding, […]

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Budget & Tax Blog

MEPC 2016 Budget Toolkit

January 9th, 2015

The 2015 Legislature will create the 2016 budget over the […]

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Health & Heath Care Feature

Schools in Mississippi Adopt Universal Meal Program

January 2nd, 2015

There are a significant number of children in our state […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

High Education… Higher Cost

December 23rd, 2014

Mississippi’s universities will once again raise their tuition rates. The […]

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Budget & Tax Blog

2016 Budget Recommendations Shortchange Schools and Medicaid

December 17th, 2014

Last week, we posted a summary of the Joint Legislative […]

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Budget & Tax Blog

Legislative Budget Committee Recommends Sweeping Budget Cuts Despite Revenue Growth and Full Reserves

December 10th, 2014

The Joint Legislative Budget Committee (JLBC) of the Mississippi Legislature […]

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