Cochran out, Hyde-Smith in

High Plains Journal
 
Cochran out, Hyde-Smith in
 
By Seymour Klierly  
 
There’s a fresh, new and female face on the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry.
 
Her name is Cindy Hyde-Smith, and she is Mississippi’s newest senator. Hyde-Smith replaces 80-year-old Mississippi Sen....

OUR OPINION: Good news aplenty throughout region

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, Tupelo
 
OUR OPINION: Good news aplenty throughout region
 
From a generous anonymous donation to help a family in need to critical grant funding being awarded for Mississippi, there was plenty of good news to share last week throughout the region.
 
Before we...

Mississippi receives grant to fight opioid crisis

The Associated Press
 
Mississippi receives grant to fight opioid crisis
 
BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — One of Mississippi's U.S. senators has announced the state has been awarded a multi-million dollar grant to fight the opioid crisis.
 
WLOX-TV reported Thursday that the state Department of Mental Health...

Mississippi receives $3.58M grant to fight opioid crisis

WLOX-TV Biloxi
 
Mississippi receives $3.58M grant to fight opioid crisis
 
By WLOX Staff
 
WASHINGTON, DC (WLOX) - The State of Mississippi has been awarded a $3.58 million grant to fight the opioid crisis, as announced by U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith.
 
The Mississippi Department of Mental Health...

Hyde-Smith presides over the Senate

WTOK-TV Meridian
 
Hyde-Smith presides over the Senate
 
WASHINGTON, D.C. (WTOK) - Mississippi Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith opened the Thursday session of the United States Senate, a role assigned to her as a new senator.
 
The role was assigned by Senate Pro Tempore, Sen. Orrin Hatch.
 
Hyde-Smith called...

Mississippi's new US senator sets top staff jobs

The Associated Press
 
Mississippi's new US senator sets top staff jobs
 
JACKSON, MISS. - Mississippi's new U.S. senator is keeping some top staff members who worked for her predecessor.
 
Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith is also filling other top staff jobs with people who worked for her when she was...

Hyde-Smith gets committee assignments

WTOK-TV Meridian
          
Hyde-Smith gets committee assignments
 
WASHINGTON, D.C. (WTOK) - The U.S. Senate Tuesday approved a resolution to confirm the Senate Committee on Appropriations subcommittee assignments for newly sworn-in Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith.
 
“Senators from Mississippi have a proud...

Cindy Hyde-Smith Sworn In as Mississippi’s Newest Senator

Roll Call
 
Cindy Hyde-Smith Sworn In as Mississippi’s Newest Senator
 
Replacement for Thad Cochran is first woman to represent state in Congress
 
By Joe Williams
 
Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith was sworn in to the U.S. Senate on Monday, becoming the first woman to represent Mississippi in Congress.
...

Federal health plans extension good news for Mississippi

WLBT-TV Jackson
 
Federal health plans extension good news for Mississippi
 
By ShaCamree Gowdy
 
JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced Monday that they will allow insurance companies to continue to offer certain health plans that would have been phased out...