Rickey L. Cole: What Democrats stand for

December 18, 2014 in Opinion

To the Editor, It goes without saying that there is a great deal of division in America today.  Many of us lament those divisions, and we worry about the damages […]

Democrats offer budget proposal they say would pump more money into Mississippi education

December 12, 2014 in Education, News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Democrats in the Mississippi Legislature are offering their own budget proposal that they say would pump more money into education. Sen. Hob Bryan of Amory and […]

Democrats push for pay raise for state employees in Mississippi budget wrangling

February 19, 2014 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Democrats say they’ll keep trying to give all Mississippi government employees at least a $1,000 pay raise in the coming year, even after several attempts were […]

House passes bill to cut attorney general’s power

February 17, 2012 in News, Top Stories

JACKSON – (AP) The Republican-led Mississippi House voted 59-55 Wednesday to pass a bill limiting the powers of the Democratic attorney general. Proponents say agency heads need to be able […]