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Governor Reeves talks mental health & latest on COVID-19 response

During today’s press briefing, Governor Tate Reeves was joined by State Epidemiologist Dr. Paul Byers and Greg Michel, the Executive Director of the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency.  Governor Reeves opened up by addressing the importance of mental health as the state continues to endure the ongoing shelter-in-place order. He encouraged everyone to reach out to …

Gov. Reeves outlines state’s plan as COVID-19 peak nears

During today’s press briefing, Governor Tate Reeves outlined the state’s plan to ensure the healthcare system’s ability to handle a potential surge in COVID-19 cases.  Data shows that peak resource use in Mississippi will come on April 18th, according to the Governor and with that date approaching, he explained that the state’s surge plan shows …

D.C. Delegation urges SBA to include more MS businesses in ‘Paycheck Protection Program’

Courtesy of Senator Roger Wicker’s Office The entire Mississippi congressional delegation, which includes U.S. Senators Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., and U.S. Representatives Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., Steven Palazzo, R-Miss., Trent Kelly, R-Miss., and Michael Guest, R-Miss., today sent a letter to U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Jovita Carranza requesting the SBA issue …