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The Clarion-Ledger
North Mississippi looks for a slice of the BP oil spill pieis expected to be a major topic during the 2017 legislative session. During pub
North Mississippi looks for a slice of the BP oil spill pie
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 8 hours ago
is expected to be a major topic during the 2017 legislative session. During public hearings last week, Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves reiterated his stance that the money should be spent on the Coast. Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood, who... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
North Mississippi looks for a slice of the BP oil spill pieis expected to be a major topic during the 2017 legislative session. During pub
North Mississippi looks for a slice of the BP oil spill pie
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 12 hours ago
is expected to be a major topic during the 2017 legislative session. During public hearings last week, Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves reiterated his stance that the money should be spent on the Coast. But Rep. William Tracy Arnold, R-Booneville,... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Why give all BP funds to Coast? Some area legislators say, 'Not so fast'2017 legislative session. But it has come to the forefront in recent days becau
Why give all BP funds to Coast? Some area legislators say, 'Not so fast'
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
2017 legislative session. But it has come to the forefront in recent days because of public hearings Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves is having on the Gulf Coast regarding the BP settlement funds. This past week Reeves reiterated his stance that... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Reeves talks data, governmental decisionsFor Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves, accurate data is a crucial key to governi
Reeves talks data, governmental decisions
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
For Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves, accurate data is a crucial key to governing effectively. Reeves spoke on data and how it can drive the state toward future successes on Friday at The Mill at MSU conference center in Starkville. Mississippi... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Upon further review, 'ree-form' panels appear worthwhileThe announcement months back by House Speaker Philip Gunn and Lt. Gov. Tate Ree
Upon further review, 'ree-form' panels appear worthwhile
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
The announcement months back by House Speaker Philip Gunn and Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves that they were forming special legislative “working groups” to study the state budget and taxes and propose reform was met with a good deal of skepticism and... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippi Ed Dept. travel forms spottyplaced travel spending under increased scrutiny, with budget committees expecte
Mississippi Ed Dept. travel forms spotty
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
placed travel spending under increased scrutiny, with budget committees expected to hold hearings on the topic. Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves said the hearings will differentiate between in-state trips taken as part of a person’s job duties, such as a... Read more
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WCBI Columbus
First Ever “Data Summit” Brings Lawmakers Togetherto be a better place long term, to raise a family and to also to invest capital
First Ever “Data Summit” Brings Lawmakers Together
WCBI Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
to be a better place long term, to raise a family and to also to invest capital and create jobs,” says Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves. Reeves was one of the keynote speakers. “It’s a relatively new phenomenon in Jackson but it’s something that’s... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Gulfport meeting unleashes flood of ideas for BP moneyGULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves has held the first of t
Gulfport meeting unleashes flood of ideas for BP money
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 days ago
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves has held the first of three town hall meetings to talk about how to spend $750 million in Deepwater Horizon oil disaster money. Local media outlets report Reeves got his first answers Thursday... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Gulfport meeting unleashes flood of ideas for BP moneyGULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves has held the first of t
Gulfport meeting unleashes flood of ideas for BP money
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 4 days ago
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves has held the first of three town hall meetings to talk about how to spend $750 million in Deepwater Horizon oil disaster money. Local media outlets report Reeves got his first answers Thursday... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Reeves says Mississippi's BP settlement money should go to the coastOver the next 17 years, $750 million in BP settlement money will be coming to M
Reeves says Mississippi's BP settlement money should go to the coast
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
Over the next 17 years, $750 million in BP settlement money will be coming to Mississippi. Thursday night, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves held the first of three town hall meetings to get ideas on how to spend it. The money is part of a state settlement... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Reeves says Mississippi's BP settlement money should go to the coastOver the next 17 years, $750 million in BP settlement money will be coming to M
Reeves says Mississippi's BP settlement money should go to the coast
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 days ago
Over the next 17 years, $750 million in BP settlement money will be coming to Mississippi. Thursday night, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves held the first of three town hall meetings to get ideas on how to spend it. The money is part of a state settlement... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
First town hall meeting to discuss BP money set for Thursdaywill also be meetings on Oct. 20 at Diamondhead City Hall and Nov. 30 at Gulf C
First town hall meeting to discuss BP money set for Thursday
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
will also be meetings on Oct. 20 at Diamondhead City Hall and Nov. 30 at Gulf Coast Community College in Gautier. Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves said he believes the majority of the settlement funds from the oil spill should be spent in South Mississippi,... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Charlie Mitchell: PEER's mission not a priority for Lt. Gov. Reeves?"legislative watchdog." So, what's happened? If the "Star Wars" analogy were
Charlie Mitchell: PEER's mission not a priority for Lt. Gov. Reeves?
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
"legislative watchdog." So, what's happened? If the "Star Wars" analogy were continued, today's Darth Vader is Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves. The Clarion-Ledger reported last week that Reeves had not appointed Senate representatives to the PEER, which... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Study finds state’s revenue growth slowingnearly 22 percent. But corporate tax collections were down $117 million or 16.5
Study finds state’s revenue growth slowing
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 7 days ago
nearly 22 percent. But corporate tax collections were down $117 million or 16.5 percent for the last fiscal year. Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves, a leading advocate for many of the tax cuts, said their long-term effect will be good for the Mississippi... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
3 town hall meets set to discuss spending BP moneyGULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves has scheduled three tow
3 town hall meets set to discuss spending BP money
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 7 days ago
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves has scheduled three town hall meetings to talk about how to spend $750 million in Deepwater Horizon oil disaster money. The Sun Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2cjprqo) the first meeting will be... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
3 town hall meets set to discuss spending BP moneyGULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves has scheduled three tow
3 town hall meets set to discuss spending BP money
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 7 days ago
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves has scheduled three town hall meetings to talk about how to spend $750 million in Deepwater Horizon oil disaster money. The Sun Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2cjprqo) the first meeting will be... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Study finds state's revenue growth slowingnearly 22 percent. But corporate tax collections were down $117 million or 16.5
Study finds state's revenue growth slowing
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 9 days ago
nearly 22 percent. But corporate tax collections were down $117 million or 16.5 percent for the last fiscal year. Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves, a leading advocate for many of the tax cuts, said their long-term effect will be good for the Mississippi... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Consider This: PEER has Mississippi's best interest in mindmembers appointed by the Speaker of the House, Phillip Gunn, and seven Senate m
Consider This: PEER has Mississippi's best interest in mind
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 11 days ago
members appointed by the Speaker of the House, Phillip Gunn, and seven Senate members appointed by the Lieutenant Governor, Tate Reeves. Speaker Gunn appointed his PEER members in April. Lt. Governor Reeves has yet to appoint his committee members.... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Mississippi watchdog agency awaiting Lt. Gov. appointmentsReview hasn't met, conducted any new investigations or issued any public report
Mississippi watchdog agency awaiting Lt. Gov. appointments
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 12 days ago
Review hasn't met, conducted any new investigations or issued any public reports since late last year because Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves hasn't made his appointments. Typically, the speaker and lieutenant governor make their appointments to the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi watchdog agency awaiting Lt. Gov. appointmentsReview hasn't met, conducted any new investigations or issued any public report
Mississippi watchdog agency awaiting Lt. Gov. appointments
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 12 days ago
Review hasn't met, conducted any new investigations or issued any public reports since late last year because Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves hasn't made his appointments. Typically, the speaker and lieutenant governor make their appointments to the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Expect fight over BP settlement funds$150 million payment of the BP settlement to the state to bolster a stagnant st
Expect fight over BP settlement funds
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 13 days ago
$150 million payment of the BP settlement to the state to bolster a stagnant state budget. Gov. Phil Bryant, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves and Attorney General Jim Hood — along with Gulf Coast lawmakers — have all spoken to their belief that since the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Watchdog committee on hold, awaits Lt. Gov. appointmentscommittee hasn’t met, launched any new investigations or issued any public repo
Watchdog committee on hold, awaits Lt. Gov. appointments
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 14 days ago
committee hasn’t met, launched any new investigations or issued any public reports since late last year because Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves has failed to make his appointments for the new term. The Joint Legislative Committee on Performance Evaluation... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
State tax collections still on declinethat all agencies closely monitor spending and continue to make fiscally conser
State tax collections still on decline
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 14 days ago
that all agencies closely monitor spending and continue to make fiscally conservative budget decisions.” Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves has said the sluggish revenue collections are the result of the state having unusually strong collections at the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
New hotel coming to Oxforda benefit to the community and the square and we anticipate them being a great
New hotel coming to Oxford
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 15 days ago
a benefit to the community and the square and we anticipate them being a great economic driver." In the release, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves said he was proud of the new venture. "I am proud to see Oxford's hospitality market expand with the opening of... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Working groups look for where to save money, hear about needsfunding while legislators looked for ways to cut funding. The working groups w
Working groups look for where to save money, hear about needs
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 15 days ago
funding while legislators looked for ways to cut funding. The working groups were formed earlier this summer by Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves, who presides over the Senate, and House Speaker Philip Gunn to look at the state’s spending and taxing policies... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
BILL CRAWFORD: Are big money tax policies best for Mississippi?the Clarion-Ledger reported. “Reducing the corporate tax burden is a path towar
BILL CRAWFORD: Are big money tax policies best for Mississippi?
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 16 days ago
the Clarion-Ledger reported. “Reducing the corporate tax burden is a path toward economic growth and stability.” Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves liked her focus: “I believe our goal should be to make Mississippi the most competitive place in America to... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Slimantics: State's budget crisis requires the people's attentionover the state's collapsing economy and what should be done about it. Predicta
Slimantics: State's budget crisis requires the people's attention
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
over the state's collapsing economy and what should be done about it. Predictably, House Speaker Phillip Gunn, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves and Gov. Phil Bryant are relying heavily on ideology as they consider what must be done. This week, Gov. Bryant... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Tax and budget groups? Been there, done thatto hear a presentation by Nicole Kaeding, an economist with a Washington think
Tax and budget groups? Been there, done that
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 19 days ago
to hear a presentation by Nicole Kaeding, an economist with a Washington think tank called the Tax Foundation. Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves and House Speaker Philip Gunn, both Republicans, praised Kaeding after she affirmed their belief that trimming... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Mental Health faces large turnoverwork,” Bailey said Wednesday to members of the legislative working groups forme
Mental Health faces large turnover
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 19 days ago
work,” Bailey said Wednesday to members of the legislative working groups formed by House Speaker Philip Gunn and Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves to look at the state’s taxing and spending policies. During meetings, which will go on the remainder of the week... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Mississippi governor cuts spending 2 months into budget yearended, that officials had overestimated how much money the state might collect
Mississippi governor cuts spending 2 months into budget year
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 20 days ago
ended, that officials had overestimated how much money the state might collect this budget year. Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves attributed it to a "staff error." Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves makes case for Mississippi education reformSeptember 7, 2016 — Mississippi Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves speaks We
Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves makes case for Mississippi education reform
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 20 days ago
September 7, 2016 — Mississippi Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves speaks Wednesday at the DeSoto County Economic Development Council Quarterly Luncheon at Whispering Woods Hotel and Conference Center in Olive Branch, Miss. (Brandon Dill/Special... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Bryant cuts spending 2 months into budget yearaid. House and Senate leaders said in May, weeks after the legislative session
Bryant cuts spending 2 months into budget year
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 20 days ago
aid. House and Senate leaders said in May, weeks after the legislative session ended, that officials had overestimated how much money the state might collect this budget year. Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves attributed it to a “s... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi governor cuts spending 2 months into budget yearended, that officials had overestimated how much money the state might collect
Mississippi governor cuts spending 2 months into budget year
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 20 days ago
ended, that officials had overestimated how much money the state might collect this budget year. Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves attributed it to a "staff error." Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Bryant orders more budget cutssuch a short period of time is simply unsustainable," Bryant said, and noted th
Bryant orders more budget cuts
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 20 days ago
such a short period of time is simply unsustainable," Bryant said, and noted that House Speaker Philip Gunn and Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves have created special budget and tax panels to look for ways to cut spending or reform tax laws. While Bryant and... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Bryant: $56 million cut from 2017 budget after accounting errorsaid Bryant in a letter to State Fiscal Officer Laura Jackson. Bryant said a p
Bryant: $56 million cut from 2017 budget after accounting error
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 20 days ago
said Bryant in a letter to State Fiscal Officer Laura Jackson. Bryant said a panel led by Speaker Philip Gunn and Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves has been formed to address what he calls “unsustainable” general fund spending. “It is important to remember... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Analysis: Tax and budget groups? Been there, done thatto hear a presentation by Nicole Kaeding, an economist with a Washington think
Analysis: Tax and budget groups? Been there, done that
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 21 days ago
to hear a presentation by Nicole Kaeding, an economist with a Washington think tank called the Tax Foundation. Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves and House Speaker Philip Gunn, both Republicans, praised Kaeding after she affirmed their belief that trimming... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Budget Committee on decline with creation of 'working groups'its luster. This year it appears the joint committee will play second fiddle t
Budget Committee on decline with creation of 'working groups'
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 21 days ago
its luster. This year it appears the joint committee will play second fiddle to the “working groups” composed by Lt. Gov Tate Reeves, who presides over the Senate, and House Speaker Philip Gunn. The working groups, also composed of legislators... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Tax, budget groups? Been there, done thatto hear a presentation by Nicole Kaeding, an economist with a Washington think
Tax, budget groups? Been there, done that
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 22 days ago
to hear a presentation by Nicole Kaeding, an economist with a Washington think tank called the Tax Foundation. Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves and House Speaker Philip Gunn, both Republicans, praised Kaeding after she affirmed their belief that trimming... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Tax and budget groups? Been there, done thatto hear a presentation by Nicole Kaeding, an economist with a Washington think
Tax and budget groups? Been there, done that
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 22 days ago
to hear a presentation by Nicole Kaeding, an economist with a Washington think tank called the Tax Foundation. Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves and House Speaker Philip Gunn, both Republicans, praised Kaeding after she affirmed their belief that trimming... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Sales tax holidays come under some criticismBobby Harrison Daily Journal Jackson Bureau JACKSON – Mississippi legislators
Sales tax holidays come under some criticism
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 23 days ago
Bobby Harrison Daily Journal Jackson Bureau JACKSON – Mississippi legislators, including Speaker Philip Gunn and Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves, fresh off of promoting back-to-back months of sales tax holidays, have been told by an economist that those... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Legislators told state has low tax rate, still look to improvelowest in the nation, legislators were told Thursday. The working group formed
Legislators told state has low tax rate, still look to improve
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 25 days ago
lowest in the nation, legislators were told Thursday. The working group formed by House Speaker Philip Gunn and Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves, who presides over the Senate, was told that 8.6 percent of Mississippians’ income goes to pay state and local... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Economist: Phasing in tax changes better than sudden shift; Kansas used as exampleidea of taxing legal services. “We might want to eliminate that from any type
Economist: Phasing in tax changes better than sudden shift; Kansas used as example
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
idea of taxing legal services. “We might want to eliminate that from any type proposed legislation,” Smith said. Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves responded that legislation would be written by members of the House and Senate, not by the Tax... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Can politics be avoided in tax-reform work?have sunk the budget with corporate tax breaks. Republican leaders – including
Can politics be avoided in tax-reform work?
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 26 days ago
have sunk the budget with corporate tax breaks. Republican leaders – including likely GOP gubernatorial candidate Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves -- say revenue shortfalls are from a flagging national and state economy, not from tax cuts. Empirical evidence... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Costs grow faster for states lacking Medicaid expansionMedicaid expansion recently during meetings of legislative working groups forme
Costs grow faster for states lacking Medicaid expansion
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 26 days ago
Medicaid expansion recently during meetings of legislative working groups formed by House Speaker Philip Gunn and Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves to look at state’s revenue collections and expenditure. Instead, the focus of the working group dealing with... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Analysis: Lt. Gov. Reeves restarts discussion over spending BP moneyexpanding businesses, and expanding the Gulfport airport and subsidizing more a
Analysis: Lt. Gov. Reeves restarts discussion over spending BP money
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 29 days ago
expanding businesses, and expanding the Gulfport airport and subsidizing more airline service there. Last week, Lt. Gov Tate Reeves held a meeting in Long Beach to say that he wants to spend the money on ways that will grow the economy. This is... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Reeves restarts discussion over spending BP moneyexpanding businesses, and expanding the Gulfport airport and subsidizing more a
Reeves restarts discussion over spending BP money
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 29 days ago
expanding businesses, and expanding the Gulfport airport and subsidizing more airline service there. Last week, Lt. Gov Tate Reeves held a meeting in Long Beach to say that he wants to spend the money on ways that will grow the economy. This is... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Costs grow faster for states lacking Medicaid expansionMedicaid expansion recently during meetings of legislative working groups forme
Costs grow faster for states lacking Medicaid expansion
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Medicaid expansion recently during meetings of legislative working groups formed by House Speaker Philip Gunn and Lt. Gov, Tate Reeves to look at state’s revenue collections and expenditure. Instead, the focus of the working group dealing with... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Analysis: Miss. lawmakers jockey for BP moneyexpanding businesses; and expanding the Gulfport airport and subsidizing more a
Analysis: Miss. lawmakers jockey for BP money
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 29 days ago
expanding businesses; and expanding the Gulfport airport and subsidizing more airline service there. Last week, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves held a meeting in Long Beach to say that he wants to spend the money on ways that will grow the economy. This is... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Mississippi offers tax holiday on guns, ammo this weekend"A lot of hunters will be getting ready for that." Mississippi's 90-day dove s
Mississippi offers tax holiday on guns, ammo this weekend
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 1 months ago
"A lot of hunters will be getting ready for that." Mississippi's 90-day dove season begins Sept. 3. Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves, a strong advocate of the sales tax holiday, also promotes the sports angle in a YouTube video promoting this... Read more
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WCBI Columbus
Lt. Governor Talks Budgetduring the legislative session. It was the main topic of discussion today at th
Lt. Governor Talks Budget
WCBI Columbus / Posted 1 months ago
during the legislative session. It was the main topic of discussion today at the West Point Rotary Club. LT. Governor Tate Reeves was the guest speaker for the group today. He talked about the importance of having a fiscally responsible... Read more
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