by Taylor Vance, Mississippi Today November 29, 2023 Republican House members chose Jason White as the chamber's next speaker, elevating a new person to one of the most powerful political roles in Mississippi for the next four years.The 79-member GOP caucus met Wednesday morning at... Read More.
Some big changes are on the horizon at the State Capitol. With Philip Gunn announcing that he won't run for re-election, it means there'll be a new Speaker of the House in 2024. And local legislator Jason White is considered the odds on favorite... Read More.
Leaders are challenging Mississippi legislators to make the most of their four-year term. All 122 members of the House and all 52 senators were sworn in Tuesday. Republicans maintain control in both chambers.Tuesday's opening day was taken up with formalities. The House elected Republican... Read More.