Friday Apr 4
Chaos ends Mississippi's 2014 legislative session
Seldom does a legislative session avoid pitfalls, detours and hard feelings, but the 2014 session, especially the final days, was more chaotic than most, lasted until the very end.
Gov. Bryant: No additional incentives for casinos
Additional incentives for the state's casinos in the wake of industry troubles will be met with opposition if and when they reach Gov. Phil Bryant's desk.
House rejects Senate teacher pay raise, wants to negotiate
The state House on Wednesday rejected a Senate teacher pay raise plan, instead inviting "conference," or negotiations to work out differences and, House leaders said, try to increase the amount of raise the Senate offered.
House seeks talks with Senate on teacher pay plan
The move comes after the House Wednesday rejected a Democratic attempt to agree to the Senate's pay raise proposal by a 71-50 vote.
House Democrats say they prefer Senate teacher pay plan
House Democrats are urging members of their chamber to accept the teacher pay plan passed earlier this week by the Senate and to send it to Gov. Phil Bryant for his signature.