BREAKING: Jay Hughes to run for Lieutenant Governor

State Representative Jay Hughes (D, District 12) announced on The Gallo Radio Show Thursday morning that he’s running for Lieutenant Governor of Mississippi. He talked about the need for better education, mental health care and fixing the failing roads and bridges in the state of Mississippi. Hughes also said that while he’s a Democrat, he’s … Continue reading “BREAKING: Jay Hughes to run for Lieutenant Governor”

Wednesday on @PaulGalloShow: Bridges, schools, tariffs and elections

Join us Wednesday for The Gallo Radio Show on SuperTalk Mississippi. At 7:06am Governor Phil Bryant talks about is trip to London, bridges and a possible special session. 7:20am Dr. Carey Wright, the State Superintendent of Education, will join us to talk about the student testing task force. 8:06am Ron Aldridge, the Mississippi State Director … Continue reading “Wednesday on @PaulGalloShow: Bridges, schools, tariffs and elections”

#AfterTheGalloShow: #MAEP could be passed ‘next session’

State Rep. Mark Baker joined us this morning to talk about a review of the 2018 session – successes and failures. When talking about the MAEP, school funding initiative that failed, Baker said it’s a good idea, but people might just need the legislative break to realize how good the idea is. “Good ideas take … Continue reading “#AfterTheGalloShow: #MAEP could be passed ‘next session’”

#AfterTheGalloShow: Gov. Bryant has tough decision to make

Congressman Steven Palazzo joined us on the program this morning on SuperTalk Mississippi to talk about what’s going on in Washington, DC and we talked about the tough decision ahead of Governor Phil Bryant – choosing an interim replacement for retiring Senator Thad Cochran. Cochran is on the Senate Appropriations Committee – a powerful position … Continue reading “#AfterTheGalloShow: Gov. Bryant has tough decision to make”

Holland: BRIDGE is “the most heinous bill”

Representative Steve Holland doesn’t pull any punches when he comes on The Gallo Radio Show, and today was no exception. We talked about education funding and a possible special session. He has some thoughts about what should happen before any special session. And Rep. Holland had a LOT to say about the BRIDGE bill. Hear the … Continue reading “Holland: BRIDGE is “the most heinous bill””

State Auditor: Counties and cities owe thousands to state of Mississippi

43 counties and 120 towns/municipalities are behind in paying their assessment money to the state of Mississippi. When someone pays a traffic ticket, for example, there is an assessment on the ticket. Money that is supposed to go to the state to fund programs like those for fallen officers and Crime Stoppers. The State Auditor’s … Continue reading “State Auditor: Counties and cities owe thousands to state of Mississippi”

Highway Commissioner says BRIDGE Act puts politics into the roads

Central Highway Commissioner Dick Hall joined The Gallo Show during the final hour to blast the Lieutenant Governor’s “Bridge Act” and how harmful it would be to the long term progress of Mississippi’s highway system. To listen to the entire interview, click here.  

US Attorney: I.C.E. ‘aggressively active’ in Mississippi

If you’re a criminal in the Capital City, you’ve heard the buzz on the streets to watch out for the “law.” US Attorney Mike Hurst says Project Eject that’s only two months old, has already prosecuted 24 bad guys and they are just beginning. The new US Attorney also made news by revealing that ICE … Continue reading “US Attorney: I.C.E. ‘aggressively active’ in Mississippi”

State Rep. Jeff Smith Breaks Jobs News on Gallo

House Ways & Means Chairman, Jeff Smith broke some news on The Gallo Radio Show this morning that an economic bill moving through the House is for a rather large aerospace company that could produce 4,000 jobs if Mississippi is selected. Here’s what he said about the timetable of the decision.

Behind the scenes of President Trump’s visit to Mississippi

Governor Phil Bryant joined us this morning on The Gallo Radio show to talk about President Trump’s visit to Mississippi for our Bicentennial celebration. He shared what it was like behind the scenes, and his thoughts about the people who were protesting the President’s visit to the new museums.  

Reeves: Democrats ‘rob Peter to pay Paul’

Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves joined The Gallo Show this morning. The main topic was the proposed budget that suggested a decrease in total funding of about $1.3 million over fiscal 2018. On this clip, the Lieutenant Governor had some interesting things to say about the financial state of affairs the Democrats left his new office … Continue reading “Reeves: Democrats ‘rob Peter to pay Paul’”