- Analysis: 2016 budget still grim, and 2017 looking ugly, too Updated: May-15-16 5:16 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - The shortfall in Mississippi's state budget for the year starting July 1 is almost certainly more than the $57 million announced last week. And then there's another question: Can the state can limp through June 30 without another round of cuts to close out the current 2016 budget?
- Bryant signs bill to cut $415M in business and income taxes Updated: May-13-16 8:18 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Gov. Phil Bryant on Friday signed what may be the largest tax cut in Mississippi history, a measure that will reduce taxes by $415 million over the next 12 years.
- Mississippi editorial roundup Updated: May-11-16 4:37 pm
Recent editorials from Mississippi newspapers:
- The Latest: Mississippi treasurer says budget 'unbalanced' Updated: May-10-16 4:41 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - The Latest on the Mississippi budget (all times local):