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The High Cost of A Cuts-Only Approach

October 5th, 2010

The recent Associated Press article published in the Hattiesburg American, […]

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Financial Inclusion Feature

New Census Data Released on Income in Mississippi

September 29th, 2010

Yesterday, the U.S. Census Bureau released new data on poverty […]

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FY 2012 Budget Hearings Recap

September 24th, 2010

On Thursday, the Fiscal Year (FY) 2012 budget hearings adjourned. […]

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Health & Heath Care Feature

Medicaid Funding Necessary to Support the Needs of Vulnerable Children and Elderly

September 24th, 2010

As our post earlier this week summarizes, the number of […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

Adequate Funding for Mississippi’s Education Systems May Require Additional Revenue

September 23rd, 2010

Throughout the week we have heard educational leaders speak to […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

Mississippi’s University System Increases Funding Request as ARRA Funding Fades

September 23rd, 2010

Tuesday’s state budget hearings brought presentations from the Mississippi Department […]

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Health & Heath Care Feature

Over 500,000 Mississippians Go Without Health Insurance in 2009

September 21st, 2010

The Census Bureau estimates that 502,000 people in Mississippi were […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

Mississippi’s Public Sector Workers Earn Less than their Counterparts in the Surrounding States

September 21st, 2010

The budget hearings kicked off yesterday with a presentation made […]

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Financial Inclusion Feature

Poverty Increases in Mississippi as Families Continue to Experience Economic Hardship During Current Recession

September 20th, 2010

On September 16th, the U.S. Census Bureau released preliminary 2009 […]

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Budget & Tax Blog

Budget Discussions Begin for FY 2012 as Federal Stimulus Cliff Looms

September 20th, 2010

Starting September 20th, the Joint Legislative Budget Committee will begin […]

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