If reaching consensus had always been required to call a Mississippi special session, many critical policies never would have passed.
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COVID-19 CASES and VACCINES IN MISSISSIPPI
Last updated: June 11, 2021
new cases of the coronavirus and a total of 319,115 cases in Mississippi.
new deaths reported and a total of 7,353 deaths in Mississippi.
of total population fully vaccinated.
Dozens of creatives responded to Mississippi Today’s NextGen Mississippi survey and shared why they took their talents to other states.
Marshall Ramsey sits down with Stacey Spiehler for an incredible story of trauma, addition, collapse, resilience, sobriety, recovery and success.
Jericho Brown, who won a 2020 Pulitzer Prize for his poetry collection “The Tradition,” will be a featured guest at Mississippi Book Festival.
A majority of Mississippi voters want the Legislature to create a medical marijuana program and favor allowing recreational use of pot.
A special election to fix the Mississippi ballot initiative process would cost the state or local governments and perhaps both.
Mississippi Today’s Editor-in-Chief Adam Ganucheau discusses the newsroom’s latest project to dig into why young people are leaving Mississippi in droves or are stuck here wanting to leave. He joined WJTV’s Byron Brown on their Sunday political show “Mississippi Insight” to explain the rationale behind the new project. Stream the episode here. Read the full transcript […]