Email Updates

Latest News & Updates

2014 SESSION ENDS WITH BALANCED BUDGET, EFFICIENCY MEASURES, INVESTMENT IN EDUCATION

Posted: April 3, 2014

JACKSON – The Mississippi Legislature ended the 2014 session today after passing a balanced, $6 billion budget, continuing to invest in education and implementing measures to make government more transparent and efficient, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves said. “In the 2014 session, the Senate focused on creating a smart, balanced budget and policies that would end [...]



Read More »

TEACHER PAY PLAN HEADS TO GOVERNOR

Posted: April 1, 2014

JACKSON – A plan to raise starting pay for teachers, implement a merit pay program and raise salaries for current educators by $3,500 by July 1, 2015, passed the Senate today, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves said. House Bill 504, which also passed the House, now heads to Gov. Phil Bryant for consideration. “I am proud [...]



Read More »

Calendar

View Photos