BY: B. Keith Plunkett @Keithplunkett A group of eleven state senators announced on Tuesday the formation of the Mississippi Senate Conservative Coalition (MSCC). The group will assist conservatives in parsing through the details of approximately 3,000 bills filed each year at the state capitol with the hope of getting good conservative legislation in the spotlight … Continue reading PLUNKETT: Political response to Senate Conservative Coalition proves why it is needed.
BY: B. Keith Plunkett @Keithplunkett So called "affluent" school districts in Mississippi worked with the Superintendent's Association, the Parent's Campaign, Parent's for Public Schools, and other financially connected organizations to defeat a charter school bill in the legislature in 2012. The refrain of public school officials from those geographic areas considered to have "successful" or "high … Continue reading Not as Good as You Think: MCPP Liberty Luncheon speaker Lance Izumi delivers a sobering message about “affluent” government school districts in Mississippi
State Sen. Chris Massey, R-Hernando, speaking before his largest audience yet since being elected to the Mississippi Legislature plans to recap the 2012 Legislative Session today as keynote speaker of the Hernando Main Street/Chamber of Commerce quarterly luncheon. Massey, who has spoken before a group of local realtors and other audiences, said today's address will … Continue reading Desoto County Republican Senator Chris Massey: “We don’t need to have charter schools come in and change what we have.”