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Education and Workforce Development Feature

Pathways to Economic Security: Sustaining the Impact of Workforce Development Programs

May 18th, 2016

The number of Mississippi-based middle-skill jobs—those that require some training […]

Briefs, Education & Workforce Development

Budget & Tax Blog

Who Really Benefits: Why large tax cuts don’t benefit working families & communities

April 1st, 2016

Large tax reductions proposed at a time when Mississippi already […]

Briefs, Budget & Tax

Financial Inclusion Feature

Women and Economic Security in Mississippi: A Data Brief

May 27th, 2015

Across the United States, many women face disparities in wages […]

Briefs, Financial Inclusion

Budget & Tax Blog

All Roads Lead to Nowhere: Policy Brief

March 17th, 2015

Big tax cuts that largely benefit corporations and wealthy Mississippians […]

Briefs, Budget & Tax

Education and Workforce Development Feature

Minority Working Families in Mississippi Falling Behind: A Policy Brief

March 16th, 2015

Despite working hard, many families in Mississippi are finding it […]

Briefs, Education & Workforce Development

Budget & Tax Blog

A State Earned Income Tax Credit – A Boost for Mississippi Families: A Policy Brief

January 28th, 2015

Mississippi families are struggling to make ends meet despite working […]

Briefs, Budget & Tax

Budget & Tax Blog

Governor Bryant’s budget recommendation for 2016: Total Funding Sources and Total Expenditures: A Budget Brief

December 5th, 2014

In November, Governor Bryant, as required by law, released his […]

Briefs, Budget & Tax

Health & Heath Care Feature

Advancing Mississippi’s Healthcare Workforce

December 1st, 2012

In Mississippi, the condition of the state’s healthcare industry shapes […]

Briefs, Health & Health Care

Budget & Tax Blog

More Cuts Prescribed for FY 2012 in Joint Legislative Budget Committee Recommendation: Brief

December 4th, 2010

Recently, the Joint Legislative Budget Committee (JLBC) released its budget […]

Briefs, Budget & Tax