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  1. Rural senators question Trump's air-traffic control planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | USA Today

    ... concerns in small communities. Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kansas, said only the largest cities would benefit. And Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., called the proposal "a tough sell" in states where small airports are "very concerned. "The sale needs to be made ...


  2. Air Traffic Privatization Plan Hits Turbulence With GOP SenatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | News Max

    President Donald Trump's plan to privatize the nation's air traffic control system is running into bipartisan opposition in Congress, where Republicans fret that it could raise costs for air travelers and hurt small airports. Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., called the proposal "a tough sell" in states like his, where small airports are common.


  3. Hattiesburg airports receive over $800,000 collectively in grants for improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Members of the Mississippi congressional delegation announced 42 grants worth more than $7.54 million for infrastructure and safety improvements at irports throughout the state. U.S. Senators Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and Thad Cochran, R-Miss., and Representatives Gregg Harper, R-Miss., Steven Palazzo, R-Miss., and Trent Kelly, R-Miss., said the Airport Improvement Program grants are being provided by the Federal Aviation Administration .


  4. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 2 |

    ... and safety improvements at local airports throughout the state. U.S. Sens. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., and Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and U.S. Reps. Gregg Harper, R-Miss., Steven Palazzo, R-Miss., and Trent Kelly, R-Miss., said the Airport Improvement ...


  5. There's been talk of a new gate at Keesler AFB since 9/11 - now it's finally happeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 1 | Stars and Stripes

    ... is "profound." Cochran, chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee in Washington, D.C., along with Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and Palazzo, worked to get $11.7 million in federal money and the state Legislature added $10 million in BP money. ...


  6. Northrop Grumman expansion will mean 60 new jobs in Moss Point, governor promisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 |

    ... leaders, members of the state legislature and part of Mississippi's congressional delegation, including Sen. Roger Wicker. Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant, photographed here recently in Jackson, was in Jackson County on Friday to announce new jobs and ...


  7. Senator Roger Wicker to Speak at Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for New Adolescent Treatment CenterRead the original story

    May 24, 2017 | PRWeb

    Stonewater Adolescent Recovery Center will commemorate its opening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on May 30th, with opening remarks by U.S. Senator Roger Wicker. Founded by a family in Mississippi who experienced the challenges of adolescent drug addiction 13 years ago, Stonewater is a first-class facility where adolescents and their families can receive authentic, customized care for lifelong recovery.


  8. Deep in the details of the Trump 2018 budget planRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... which has Medicaid at $404 billion in 2018 and $524 billion in 2027. "There's not cuts at all," said Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS). "It's a matter of slowing the growth rate." Yes, the Trump plan would spend less money than current built-in automatic ...


  9. Three years after almost beating Thad Cochran, Chris McDaniel seems to have become an afterthoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Swing State Project

    Despite promising to release his tax returns in a televised debate with Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump continues to show that... tate Sen. Chris McDaniel has been flirting with challenging Roger Wicker, Mississippi's other Republican senator. McDaniel said back in March that he hopes to decide in October , but Wicker's team is out with a late April poll from Public Opinion Strategies urging him not to bother.


  10. U.S. Senator Wicker testifies for telehealthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    U.S. Senator Roger Wicker was on Capitol Hill this week to testify before Congress about telehealth and the success the program has had in Mississippi. Senator Wicker, R-Miss., appeared before the Senate Finance Committee Wednesday to discuss the promise of telehealth and to encourage the Committee to continue its progress on the "CHRONIC Care Act."


  11. Drug court graduates get second chance, clean slateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Redemption and a second chance, that is what U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker called Friday's Drug Court Graduation in Columbia. "What we all need to remember is we've all made mistakes, we've all done things we are ashamed of," Wicker said.


  12. Red Snapper season opens Memorial Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 |

    ... MDMR executive director Jamie Miller said in a statement. "Rep. Steven Palazzo and senators Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker know how important this is to our recreational anglers." Anglers also are required to participate in MDMR's reporting program ...


  13. Seven Itawamba officials switch to GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 |

    On the county courthouse steps in Fulton, Thursday morning, representatives of the state GOP announced that Itawamba County Sheriff Chris Dickinson, supervisors Charles Horn, Steve Johnson and Steve Moore, constables Terry Johnson and Doug Lesley, and coroner Shelia Summerford were joining their party. During a brief ceremony, some of Mississippi's top GOP officials, including Gov. Phil Bryant, Speaker of the House Phillip Gunn, Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann, U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker and Mississippi Republican Party Chairman Joe Nosef, commended the local officials for their decision.


  14. What's New in Civic Tech: Bi-partisan Senate Bill...Read the original story

    May 18, 2017 | Government Technology

    ... recently introduced in the House. In addition to Sens. Manchin and Peters, others supporting the bill include Roger Wicker (R-Miss.), Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii), Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) and Jerry Moran (R-Kan.). In quotes on press releases from their ...


  15. Obama Administration's Internet Regs Suffer First Huge BlowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    ... and we applaud Chairman Pai's efforts to roll back these misguided regulations," Republican Sens. John Thune, Roger Wicker, Marsha Blackburn and Greg Walden said April 26 in a joint statement. "Consumers want an open internet that doesn't ...


  16. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 |

    ... will host a Thursday forum at 7 p.m. at the Oktibbeha County Courthouse. U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran and U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker have no plans to attend either event, according to staff members for the men. Oxford is in the 1st Congressional District, but ...


  17. Delta Docs program at risk in federal budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 |

    ... by supporting roads and bridges to attract industry and improving the health of Mississippians," said Sen. Roger Wicker in a statement. "I have no doubt that people in neighboring states would agree to the importance of the agency in their own ...


  18. Not the tweets, the Russian issue or Comey's firing: So what will it...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Trump is "trying to accomplish a number of things we ran on, so he's got quite a bit of support," said Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.). "It doesn't help to have a controversy swirling, but I can't say that's it's distracting us from getting things ...


  19. Push By Senate Conservatives Would Change The Game For Obamacare RepealRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    ... move would simplify the process, not all GOP lawmakers are on board with the idea. Republican Mississippi Sen. Roger Wicker echoed Thune's concerns, noting going nuclear would likely see strong pushback on both sides of the aisle. "I don't think ...


  20. 2. WRECKING BALLCruz, Paul to Go - Nuclear' on Obamacare"It's...Read the original story

    May 16, 2017 | The Daily Beast

    ... bounds. "I don't think it's the best approach, and I think there would be resistance to that," said Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS). "It's tempting, but it's also the proverbial slippery slope." John Cornyn (R-TX) and Mike Lee (R-UT) also said they do not ...