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Mississippi Legislature hits on tax cuts, whiffs on election reform

By   /  April 25, 2016  /  Budget and Spending, Governor, Legislature, Mississippi, News, Politics & Elections, Regulations, State Budgets, State Government, Taxes  /  No Comments

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The Mississippi Legislature passed a tax cut and some educational reforms, but missed on campaign finance and election reform.

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Mississippi nurse practitioners unhappy with updated regulations

By   /  April 8, 2016  /  Health Care, Legislature, Mississippi, News, Regulations, State Government  /  No Comments

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Mississippi nurse practitioners are unhappy with new regulations from the Board of Medical Licensure they say put a crimp on their ability to provide care.

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Jackson postpones overhaul of burdensome taxi regulations

By   /  April 5, 2016  /  Economy, Legislature, Mississippi, News, Regulations, State Government, Transportation  /  No Comments

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The Jackson Planning Board voted Monday to postpone action on a proposed overhaul of the city’s taxi ordinance for 21 days.

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Mississippi nurse practitioners get more freedom under new regulations

By   /  April 1, 2016  /  Economy, Health Care, Mississippi, News, Regulations, State Government  /  No Comments

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Mississippi nurse practitioners will be able to practice 75 miles from their supervising physician under new state regulations.

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Revised taxi ordinance in Jackson could spell end of lawsuit

By   /  March 14, 2016  /  Economy, Jobs + Growth, Mississippi, News, Regulations, Transportation  /  No Comments

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The attorney for a pair of cab drivers suing the city of Jackson over its restrictive taxi regulations says a revised taxi ordinance would satisfy his clients.

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Will Jackson impose same rules for taxis and ridesharing?

By   /  March 10, 2016  /  Economy, Mississippi, Regulations, Transportation  /  No Comments

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A revised Jackson taxi ordinance is headed to the planning board for review before the city council takes up the matter for a vote.

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