Monthly Archives: March 2014

Debt Service Is Big Spending

What are the big spending categories in Mississippi’s General Fund?  Well, everybody knows education is number one. Education, which includes public schools, universities, community colleges, schools for the blind and deaf, vocational education, ETV, and libraries, at $2.8 billion accounted … Continue reading

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Religion Bill a Sign of the Times

“These are the times that try men’s souls,” wrote Thomas Paine in “The Crisis” on December 23, 1776. He was recruiting citizens to fight for the Creator-endowed unalienable rights of all men to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness … Continue reading

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Reporter Says McDaniel Hedging on Key Issues

If you sense something fishy about Senator Thad Cochran’s upstart opponent, it may be the flip-flopping. Republican senate candidate Chris McDaniel’s issue fickleness was exposed in a recent article by Politico.com reporter Alexander Burns. McDaniel promotes himself as an anti-government, … Continue reading

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