Cindy Hyde-Smith

United States Senator for Mississippi

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Senator Hyde-Smith believes the Unites States is strong when agriculture and rural America are strong.  The Senator understands the unique challenges faced by rural Mississippi to provide residents with basic services, infrastructure, education, and health care.  She supports policies that will allow rural communities to expand economically.  The federal government should not be a roadblock to the growth and wellbeing of rural America.

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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
 
Mississippi politicians recognized with Friend of Farm Bureau Awards
 
JACKSON, MS (WDAM) - Several Mississippi elected officials were recognized with the Friend of Farm Bureau Award, which is designed to recognize U.S. Senators and Representatives who vote to pass key legislation identified by the American Farm Bureau Federation 70 percent of the time.
 

WJTV-TV Jackson

Wood Pellet Plant Ribbon Cutting in Copiah County

By Andrew Harrison 

GALLMAN, Miss. - The goals are to find new markets for first-cut timber and add jobs in both manufacturing and trucking.

Ground will be broken on an Alternative Energy Development at 1:00 p.m., October 31, in the Gallman Industrial Park.

U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith will join Copiah County leaders for the groundbreaking.

The plant was last used in 1992.

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal 
 
'Get on the Grid': New website designed to fill jobs, keep skilled workers in Mississippi
 
By Dillon Mullan
 
Belden - Both of Mississippi’s senators were at Itawamba Community College’s Belden Campus on Monday for the launch of “Get on the Grid MS” a website designed to connect high school students with career opportunities within the state.
 

WCBI
 

Northeast Mississippi Congressional Delegation Takes Questions From Students At ‘State Of The District’
 

Daily Journal
 

State, local issues get spotlight at ICC
 

By Caleb Bedillion
 

FULTON • Jobs training and rural development were major themes as a trio of federal lawmakers evaluated the state of Mississippi and of the 1st Congressional District.
 

Sen. Roger Wicker, Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith and Rep. Trent Kelly gathered on Monday at the Fulton campus of Itawamba Community College.
 

Perhaps with a nod to the setting, education and jobs training took the spotlight.
 

The DeSoto Times-Tribune

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WTVA-TV Tupelo
 
Grant to Help Support Workforce Training in Mississippi 
 
U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) made the announcement Tuesday.
 
By Zac Carlisle
 
WASHINGTON, D.C. (WTVA) - Almost $1 million will help ensure Mississippi increases its access to skilled workers for the state’s growing manufacturing sector.
 
U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) made the announcement Tuesday.
 
CQ Magazine
 
Ducks in the Crosshairs
 
By Jonathan Miller
 
Duck hunters of the world, rejoice. In September, a bill that would extend duck-hunting season in the U.S. passed the House.
 
News Mississippi
 
President Trump signs ‘Music Modernization Act’
 
By Steven Gagliano
 
President Trump has signed the ‘Music Modernization Act’, which Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith says will benefit Mississippi. 
 
The act, which Hyde-Smith co-sponsored, reforms music copyright and licensing laws to simplify how musicians, songwriters, and others in the music industry are compensated for the work they create.
 
Scott County Times
 
ECMHC Awarded $285k Grant
 
By James Phillips
 
East Central Mississippi Health Care in Sebastopol is a community health center that recently celebrated 40 years of providing care to local area residents. ECMHC of Sebastopol started treating patients in 1978 and has expanded its network of clinics to include locations in Walnut Grove, Philadelphia and Newton.
 

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Washington, D.C. Office

113 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
Phone: (202) 224-5054
Fax: (202) 224-5321
 

State Offices

Jackson Office
190 East Capitol St., #550
Jackson, MS  39201
Phone (601) 965-4459
Fax (601) 965-4919

Gulfport Office
2012 15th Street, #451
Gulfport, MS 39501
Phone (228) 867-9710
Fax (228) 867-9789
 

State Offices

Oxford
911 Jackson Ave., #249
Oxford, MS  38655
Phone (662) 236-1018
Fax (662) 236-7618