MSU AD speaks on Kylin Hill’s stand, postseason ban

On Monday, Mississippi State running back Kylin Hill tweeted that he “won’t be representing this State anymore” if the current state flag isn’t amended, and the university’s athletics director is standing by the star player. “I think Kylin is showing a frustration that we all kind of feel here at Mississippi State,” MSU AD John … Continue reading “MSU AD speaks on Kylin Hill’s stand, postseason ban”

Rep. Busby talks federal funding

After attaining power over the governor to spend the CARES Act funding received from the federal government, the Mississippi Legislature still has $900 million to disburse and one state representative does not believe distance learning is as big of a priority as some of his peers do. Representative Charles Busby, who serves District 111, made … Continue reading “Rep. Busby talks federal funding”

COVID-19 “has thrown cold water” on teacher pay raises

Due to the economic effects of COVID-19, it looks as if pay raises for Mississippi teachers is no longer possible, even after the Senate passed a bill to do just that in January. “I commend them for doing that, but as you know, things have changed a lot since January,” House Speaker Pro Tempore Jason … Continue reading “COVID-19 “has thrown cold water” on teacher pay raises”

Hosemann is “frustrated” with Reeves

Last Wednesday, the Mississippi Legislature passed a bill that will provide $300 million to the state’s small businesses. A week later, one would think some of that money would have been disbursed by now, but it hasn’t. The problem? Governor Tate Reeves has not yet signed off on the bill. “I guess the most socially … Continue reading “Hosemann is “frustrated” with Reeves”

Governor Reeves talks COVID-19, stimulus bill

Governor Tate Reeves joined The Gallo Show on Tuesday morning to talk about the current state of COVID-19 in Mississippi, as well as the unsigned bill that would grant $300 million to the state’s small businesses. Reeves told Paul Gallo that he believes Mississippi avoided a peak and has instead hit a plateau. “We never … Continue reading “Governor Reeves talks COVID-19, stimulus bill”

Hosemann: healthcare, small businesses, and education are legislature’s priorities

With $300 million of the $1.25 billion granted to the state of Mississippi under the CARES Act already set aside for small businesses, Lieutenant Governor Delbert Hosemann and the rest of the Mississippi Legislature are working towards appropriating the remaining $950 million. On Monday, Hosemann told Dave Hughes of The JT Show that the legislature’s … Continue reading “Hosemann: healthcare, small businesses, and education are legislature’s priorities”

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”

Rep. Charles Busby Stops by the SuperTalk Studio

Rep. Charles Busby(Mississippi House District 111) stops by the SuperTalk Studio to discuss drivers licenses, lottery proceeds, and much more going on in the 2020 Mississippi Legislative Session. If you missed his conversation with Dave Hughes(filling in for JT), you can find it here – Representative Charles Busby stops by the SuperTalk Studio Rep. Charles … Continue reading “Rep. Charles Busby Stops by the SuperTalk Studio”

Senator Brice Wiggins Joins the Conversation in the SuperTalk Studio

Senator Brice Wiggins and Mississippi College School of Law Extern Lathan Zimmerman stop by the SuperTalk studio to discuss the work getting done in the Mississippi Senate – especially the Appropriations and Judiciary B committees. If you missed his conversation with Dave Hughes(filling in for JT), you can find it here – Senator Brice Wiggins … Continue reading “Senator Brice Wiggins Joins the Conversation in the SuperTalk Studio”

Rep. Vince Mangold Joins the Conversation in the SuperTalk Studio

Rep. Vince Mangold(Mississippi House District 53) stops by the studio to discuss the working being done down at the Capitol during the 2020 Legislative Session – from fixing the problems with Mississippi Prisons to Rep. Pigot’s Goat Milk bill. If you missed his conversation with Dave Hughes(filling in for JT), you can find it here … Continue reading “Rep. Vince Mangold Joins the Conversation in the SuperTalk Studio”

Speaker Pro Tempore Jason White on The Life of a Bill

Speaker Jason White(Representative – MS House District 48 | Speaker Pro Tempore) joins the conversation with Dave Hughes on the #JTShow to talk about what he’s seen so far during the Legislative Session and to break down the life of a bill and how laws are made in the Magnolia State. If you missed his conversation … Continue reading “Speaker Pro Tempore Jason White on The Life of a Bill”