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Tax Revenue Estimate Revised Downward, Could Mean Budget Cuts

December 7th, 2015

Tax collections for the current budget year are expected to […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

Threats and Opportunity: Economic Security for MS Males of Color

December 2nd, 2015

In my two previous blogs, “Meeting the needs of Mississippi’s […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

MI-BEST Secures Better Economic Outcomes for Mississippi’s Working Poor Mothers

November 25th, 2015

In continuing my series exploring the implementation of MI-BEST in […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

Meeting the needs of Mississippi’s Middle Skills Job Gap and Adult Education

November 5th, 2015

Improving economic security and creating a pathway to success for […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

Why Underfunding Schools is not an Education Reform Strategy

October 30th, 2015

Many arguments in the current debate on fully funding schools […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

Low graduation rates leave Mississippi Students at risk

October 19th, 2015

Graduating high school is a major determinate for success later […]

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Financial Inclusion Feature

Hispanics among the Most Financially Underserved in Mid South

October 2nd, 2015

Each year, the nation observes National Hispanic Heritage Month from […]

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Budget & Tax Blog

Legislative Budget Hearings

September 22nd, 2015

This week, the Joint Legislative Budget Committee is holding budget […]

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Financial Inclusion Feature

Too Many Mississippi Children Live in Families Struggling to Make Ends Meet

September 17th, 2015

Too many Mississippians struggled to make ends meet in 2014, […]

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Health & Heath Care Feature

Failure to Expand Medicaid Keeping Health Coverage Out of Reach for Many Struggling Mississippians

September 16th, 2015

Mississippi’s improvement in health coverage was not what it could […]

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