Rep. Lamar on returning to the capitol, lawsuit against governor

The Mississippi State Legislature will be reconvening today at 1 p.m. as the budget for the fiscal year 2021 not only lacks an education portion, after Governor Tate Reeves decided to veto it, but it didn’t leave any room for the Department of Marine Resources. Representative Trey Lamar made an appearance on today’s episode of The … Continue reading “Rep. Lamar on returning to the capitol, lawsuit against governor”

Speaker Pro Tempore Jason White on The Gallo Show

Now that Representative Jason White has overcome the novel coronavirus, the Mississippi Speaker Pro Tempore took a few minutes this morning to call into The Gallo Show and provide an update from the legislature that is waiting to reconvene, whether that be in October or through a special session. White talks about the prioritization of … Continue reading “Speaker Pro Tempore Jason White on The Gallo Show”

Rep. John Read recaps the 2020 legislative session

John Read of the Mississippi House of Representatives made an appearance on The Gallo Show this morning to recap the 2020 legislative session. From the removal of the state flag to complications induced by the novel coronavirus, this year’s session was both unusually long and historic. Hear all about it below.

Lt. Gov. Hosemann joins The Gallo Show

After a historical weekend at the capitol, in which the Mississippi Legislature voted to remove the state flag, lawmakers are now actively working to disburse the remaining CARES Act money and close out the 2020 session. Today, Lt. Governor Delbert Hosemann joined The Gallo Show to update listeners on how the tail end of the … Continue reading “Lt. Gov. Hosemann joins The Gallo Show”

Sen. Doty leads the way on HB 1559

Senator Sally Doty provided an update from the capitol today on The JT Show. Doty, who has served in the Mississippi Senate for the last nine years, recently led the way for HB 1559, which will “step up and help” those affected by human trafficking. To learn more about HB 1559 or just to get … Continue reading “Sen. Doty leads the way on HB 1559”

Sen. Wiggins discusses legislature’s flag stance

While nobody truly knows what the Mississippi Legislature is going to do, if anything, in regard to the current state flag, Gerard Gibert of The JT Show tries to get an idea of what’s going to happen through this interview with Senator Brice Wiggins. Check out the video to see what the legislator from District 52 has … Continue reading “Sen. Wiggins discusses legislature’s flag stance”

Speaker Gunn: watch for HB 1510 and HB 1559

Today is committee deadline day for the Mississippi Legislature, and Speaker of the House Philip Gunn joined today’s episode of The JT Show to talk about two bills to watch for—House Bill 1510 and House Bill 1559. House Bill 1510, or the Military Family Freedom Act, would make it easier for members of the military … Continue reading “Speaker Gunn: watch for HB 1510 and HB 1559”

Speaker Gunn Stops by the SuperTalk Studio

Speaker Philip Gunn(Speaker of the Mississippi House of Representatives) stops by the SuperTalk Studio to discuss the work being done by the Mississippi House of Representatives during the 2020 Mississippi Legislative Session. If you missed his conversation with Dave Hughes(filling in for JT), you can find it here – Speaker Gunn Stops by the SuperTalk … Continue reading “Speaker Gunn Stops by the SuperTalk Studio”