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FDIC/OCC Proposal Raises Concern for Low-Income, Rural Communities in the Deep South

December 16th, 2019

Two banking regulators, the Office of Comptroller of the Currency […]

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FDIC/OCC Proposals Favoring High-Cost Lenders Puts Deep South Families at Risk

November 19th, 2019

This week, the OCC and FDIC announced proposals that will […]

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Mississippi’s Funding for Schools Continues Downward Trend

October 26th, 2016

Cuts Harm Future Workforce and Put Businesses and Communities at […]

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Statement by HOPE CEO Bill Bynum on CFPB Proposed High-Cost Loan Rule

June 2nd, 2016

The proposed small dollar loan rules released by the Consumer […]

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Workforce Development Programs Fill Critical Employment Gap in Mississippi

May 18th, 2016

Hope Policy Institute calls for investments in programs to serve […]

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Recession May Be Past, But Underemployment and Low-Wage Jobs Still Define Landscape in Mississippi

January 25th, 2016

For Immediate Release                       Contact:  Kristin Lawton, 202.207.0137 January 25, […]

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Mississippi Economic Policy Center becomes Hope Policy Institute

October 15th, 2015

HOPE (Hope Enterprise Corporation and Hope Credit Union) recently announced […]

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Mississippi’s tax structure threatening investment in state’s future

May 7th, 2015

New report shows the state’s tax system has five flaws […]

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

November 1st, 2014

Over 3,400 business also to feel the pain Jackson, Miss.—Beginning […]

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