U.S. Senators Roger Wicker (R-Miss) and Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) on Tuesday night voted in favor of bipartisan criminal justice reform legislation aimed at reducing inmate recidivism and reforming federal sentencing guidelines while protecting the public called the “First Step Act.”
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) will provide $25 million to assist with widening Mississippi 19 in Neshoba County and $13 million to support road and bridge improvements to Holly Springs Road in DeSoto County.
Just one day before the runoff election between Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith and Mike Espy and absentee ballots are rolling in.
Here’s what Governor Phil Bryant, who appointed Hyde-Smith to the position earlier this year, had to say about the candidate
Mississippi Supreme Court Justice William Waller, Jr. has submitted a letter of resignation to Governor Phil Bryant, effective January 1, 2019.