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“Level” Funding is not Full Funding: State Would Fall Nearly a Quarter Billion Dollars Short of Fully Funding Education

November 22nd, 2010

The Executive Budget Recommendation calls for “level” funding of the […]

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Joint Legislative Budget Committee Update

November 18th, 2010

The Joint Legislative Budget Committee approved a possible plan for […]

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Cuts Only Approach Persists in Governor’s Budget Recommendation for FY 2012

November 16th, 2010

Governor Barbour’s budget recommendation for FY 2012, released yesterday, calls […]

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Mississippi Income Tax Brackets Remain Unchanged for Twenty Seven Years

November 10th, 2010

In the last 25 years, the median income in Mississippi has […]

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Policy Matters Feature

Breakout Session Wrap Up: Predatory Lending in Mississippi

November 4th, 2010

Payday loans have had a negative impact on working families […]

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Breakout Session Wrap Up: Preparing Mississippi’s Workforce

October 28th, 2010

Mississippi has opportunities to connect low-wage, low-income adults to quality […]

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2010 Annual Policy Conference Recap

October 27th, 2010

The 2010 Annual Policy Conference was a great success. Thank you to […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

The Road to a Postsecondary Degree for Nontraditional Students

October 20th, 2010

A recent post shows many of Mississippi’s fastest-growing occupations with […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

Job Opportunities in Mississippi: High-Growth Occupations will Require Postsecondary Education and Training

October 13th, 2010

The recent economic recession has resulted in significantly increased enrollment […]

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Budget & Tax Blog

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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