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State Revenue Continues to Rebound; Time to Reinvest in State Priorities

November 26th, 2013

State lawmakers are continuing to gear up for the preparation […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature
Health & Heath Care Feature

SNAP benefits, fewer healthy options for families

November 5th, 2013

At the Mississippi Economic Policy Center, we advocate for public […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

Education beyond high school more important than ever

November 4th, 2013

America’s jobs of the future will require a post-secondary education. […]

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Health & Heath Care Feature

This Month’s SNAP Cut will be Substantial for Families with Children

November 1st, 2013

The 2009’s American Recovery and Reinvestment Act’s (ARRA) temporary boost […]

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Health & Heath Care Feature

SNAP is Important to Local Economies When Times are Tough

October 30th, 2013

This Friday (November 1, 2013), 664,000 people in Mississippi will […]

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Health & Heath Care Feature

664,000 Mississippians to See a Cut in Food Assistance Beginning November 1

October 28th, 2013

Beginning this Friday (November 1, 2013), more than 47 million […]

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Health & Heath Care Feature

Health Insurance Gap Impacts Thousands of Mississippi’s Working Poor

October 28th, 2013

As Mississippians continue to sign up for private health insurance […]

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Policy Matters Feature

McNulty Prize spotlights HOPE’s work in Mid-south

October 25th, 2013

Just this week, HOPE CEO and founder Bill Bynum was […]

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Financial Inclusion Feature

Racial Disparities Persist in Poverty and Median Income

October 7th, 2013

Last week, we posted on updated poverty data for Mississippi […]

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