Mississippi - Coronavirus Press Clips Archive

Lawsuit filed over absentee voting provision in Miss.

Hattiesburg American - 8/12/2020

Mississippi cant afford jobless benefit supplement, Gov. Reeves says

Hattiesburg American - 8/11/2020

Mississippi lawmakers leave without Marine Resources budget

Associated Press – 8/11/2020

Mississippi school funding feud resolved with veto, new bill

Associated Press – 8/10/2020

Legislature overrides Reeves education veto

Jackson Clarion-Ledger - 8/10/2020

Lawmakers at MS Capitol taking new precautions

Jackson Clarion-Ledger - 8/10/2020

Mississippi House leaders sue governor over partial vetoes

The Sun Herald - 8/8/2020

MS House leaders sue governor over partial vetoes

Hattiesburg American - 8/6/2020

As Reeves tries to save program to reward teachers, critics say it intensifies inequality

The Sun Herald - 8/2/2020


Rural MS hospital beat bankruptcy; can it survive pandemic?

Jackson Clarion-Ledger - 7/29/2020

Analysis: 1st months not what Reeves expected as governor

Associated Press – 7/26/2020

University of Mississippi preparing for budget cuts due to the impact of COVID-19

Oxford Eagle – 7/23/2020

‘It could have been a lot worse’: Legislative leaders say budget leaves most state agencies on solid footing

Mississippi Today – 7/22/2020

Teachers rally at MS Capitol for delayed school start

Hattiesburg American - 7/17/2020

Mississippi Capitol outbreak: At least 41 with coronavirus

Hattiesburg American - 7/15/2020

Aging, ill inmates: Should they be released?

Hattiesburg American - 7/15/2020

Trump OKs Mississippis disaster declaration request

The Sun Herald - 7/12/2020

Whats next for coronavirus-sickened Legislature?

Hattiesburg American - 7/10/2020

Mississippi governor vetoes part of education bill over pay plan

Jackson Clarion-Ledger - 7/9/2020

Governor Reeves vetoes education budget and two criminal reform bills

Y’all Politics – 7/9/2020

Governor may veto $2.2 billion education budget bill over potential teacher pay cuts

Mississippi Today – 7/8/2020

What did MS lawmakers get done in 2020?

Jackson Clarion-Ledger - 7/7/2020

House Speaker, lawmakers test positive for the coronavirus
Mississippi Today – 7/5/2020

Mississippis Department of Marine Resources now closed as Jackson fights over funding

The Sun Herald - 7/3/2020

Mississippi Tightens Its Belt for New State Budget Year
Associated Press – 7/2/2020

Mississippi’s Department of Marine Resources now closed as Jackson fights over funding

Sun Herald – 7/1/2020

Bills to help former prisoners re-enter workforce ‘dead

Associated Press – 7/1/2020

‘Christmas tree’: Lawmakers OK borrowing $291 million for state projects
Mississippi Today – 7/1/2020

June May

Expert: Slow economic recovery for Mississippi amid virus

The Sun Herald - 5/27/2020

MS lawmakers move to extend session through 2020

Hattiesburg American - 5/27/2020

MS could lose $1.2B in revenue because of COVID

Hattiesburg American - 5/26/2020

Reeves announces new workforce development push

Hattiesburg American - 5/22/2020

UMMC leaders, staff take pay cuts amid outbreak. Layoffs coming.

Jackson Clarion-Ledger - 5/22/2020

UMMC, other hospitals see revenue losses

Jackson Clarion-Ledger - 5/18/2020

Analysis: Mississippi to mull many requests for relief cash

Associated Press – 5/17/2020

Which MS businesses qualify for $300M relief fund?

Hattiesburg American - 5/14/2020

Miss. businesses one step closer to getting grants amid virus

Hattiesburg American - 5/14/2020

MS lawmakers want to improve distance learning

Hattiesburg American - 5/13/2020

Budget cuts: Mississippi cities grapple with virus fallout

Jackson Clarion-Ledger - 5/13/2020

Lawmakers consider small business coronavirus grants

Hattiesburg American - 5/8/2020

Lawmakers approve $1.25 billion school bond issue

The Sun Herald - 5/8/2020

MS gov., lawmakers reach truce in money battle

Jackson Clarion-Ledger - 5/7/2020

Lawmakers, not Gov. Tate Reeves, will control $1.2 billion in federal coronavirus relief

Mississippi Today – 5/7/2020

Virus confirmed at 4 Miss. mental health facilities

Jackson Clarion-Ledger - 5/5/2020

MS Republican fight continues over coronavirus money

Hattiesburg American - 5/4/2020

Gov. Reeves: Spike in Mississippi coronavirus cases delays more reopenings

Jackson Clarion-Ledger - 5/1/2020

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