HYDE-SMITH COSPONSORS BILL TO REMOVE BARRIERS FOR RURAL INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS

HYDE-SMITH COSPONSORS BILL TO REMOVE BARRIERS FOR RURAL INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS

Hyde-Smith Teams with Tenn. Sen. Blackburn to Offer Alternative to Biden Infrastructure Agenda

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) has joined U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) to introduce legislation to remove barriers for rural areas in need of federal infrastructure assistance—a plan that stands as a stark alternative to the Biden administration’s infrastructure approach involving...

Mississippi Delegation asks IRS to clear tax return backlog

WJTV-TV Jackson

Mississippi Delegation asks IRS to clear tax return backlog

NEWS

WASHINGTON (WJTV) – The Mississippi Delegation sent a letter on Friday to the Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). They urged the agency to clear a large backlog of 2019 tax returns before the 2020 tax...

Mississippi gets $20 million to address mental health & substance abuse

SuperTalk Mississippi News

Mississippi gets $20 million to address mental health & substance abuse

By Steven Gagliano

Mississippi will receive over $20.5 million of federal funding to address mental health and substance abuse problems. 

Announced by Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith, the state will receive...

Hyde-Smith named top Republican on agriculture subcommittee

Vicksburg Post

Hyde-Smith named top Republican on agriculture subcommittee

By Staff Reports

WASHINGTON — The Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry U.S. Monday named U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) as the lead Republican of its subcommittee on Livestock, Dairy, Poultry, Local...

Senate hearing showcases deep partisan divide over LGBTQ legislation

Roll Call

Senate hearing showcases deep partisan divide over LGBTQ legislation

Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle shared personal stories to explain their stances

By Todd Ruger

An extraordinarily large number of members of Congress wanted to testify at the first Senate hearing for a civil rights...

Should Mississippi spring forward and never again fall back?

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, Tupelo

Should Mississippi spring forward and never again fall back?

By Luke Ramseth

JACKSON - Sunday could be the last time Mississippians change their clocks to spring forward or fall back if bipartisan proposals pending before Congress and the state Legislature...