Power-sharing rules spark big Senate Appropriations realignment

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Power-sharing rules spark big Senate Appropriations realignment

By Jennifer Shutt

Senate Appropriations Committee leaders on Friday announced subcommittee leaders and membership for the 117th Congress, including big changes in Democratic leadership that are the result of a new power...

$11.6M in coronavirus response grants awarded to Mississippi airports

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$11.6M in coronavirus response grants awarded to Mississippi airports

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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – On Friday, U.S. Senators Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) and Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) announced the award of $11.6 million in grants to 63 Mississippi airfields experiencing economic...

Mississippi Senators vote against convicting former President Trump

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Mississippi Senators vote against convicting former President Trump

by Andi Davis 

The second impeachment of former President Donald Trump ended in an acquittal Saturday.

U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith voted against convicting Trump of inciting the deadly mob violence that...

Key Field in line for pandemic funds

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Key Field in line for pandemic funds

By Bill Graham 

U.S. Senators Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., have announced $11.6 million in grants to 63 Mississippi airfields experiencing economic disruption because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The awards were funded in the...

Wicker, Hyde-Smith Praise HBCU Partnership Act

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Wicker, Hyde-Smith Praise HBCU Partnership Act

By The Press Register 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) and Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) praised enactment of the HBCU PARTNERS (Propelling Agency Relationships Towards a New Era of Results for Students)...

GOP Senators Reintroduce Mandatory E-Verify to Protect U.S. Workforce

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GOP Senators Reintroduce Mandatory E-Verify to Protect U.S. Workforce

By John Binder

A group of Senate Republicans, led by Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA), have reintroduced legislation that would mandate E-Verify, the program designed to protect the United States workforce by banning...

'Follow the science': Biology trumps identity when it comes to sports

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'Follow the science': Biology trumps identity when it comes to sports

By Chris Woodward (OneNewsNow.com)

More than a dozen senators have introduced a bill to bar biological males from competing in women's sports.

Senator Mike Lee (R-Utah) is the primary sponsor of the Protection of...