Phil Bryant orders $43 million in budget cuts, including school funding

February 24, 2017 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi — Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant is making the third round of spending cuts since the budget year started in July, and the fifth round in the past 14 […]

Mississippi Legislature cutting two weeks off 2016 session to save money

February 2, 2016 in Business, News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — The Mississippi Legislature is cutting two weeks off of its session this year to save money because of budget cuts. Instead of meeting four months as […]

Gov. Bryant makes midyear budget cuts to most agencies

January 22, 2016 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant is making 1.5 percent budget cuts for many state agencies because tax collections are falling short of expectations. Several big-ticket programs are […]