In this week’s recap, Republican Party presidential hopeful Donald Trump rallies at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson, the state now recognizes the presence of an unmarked African American cemetery at the future site of the Continental Tire factory and budget review sessions continued at the state Capitol.

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