Mississippi Black Caucus pushes for more minority contracts

October 20, 2014 in Business, News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Mississippi government agencies needs to make a stronger effort to buy more goods and services from businesses owned by minorities and women, leaders of the Legislative […]

Miss. black lawmakers support Medicaid expansion

July 9, 2012 in Health, News, Statewide News

JACKSON – (AP) Black lawmakers in Mississippi say they support an expansion of the Medicaid program as part of the federal health care overhaul. The lawmakers, speaking at the state […]