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Stories with person: Jim Hood
  • Treasurer says borrowing too high, some projects unworthy 
    Updated: Apr-20-16 8:55 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - Mississippi Treasurer Lynn Fitch is objecting to a bill passed by lawmakers to borrow money for construction projects, saying some of the projects are imprudent and she's worried about the state taking on too much debt.

  • Executioners and drug suppliers to be secret in Mississippi 
    Updated: Apr-19-16 8:08 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - A legal veil of secrecy could drop over much of the execution process in Mississippi under a bill agreed on by House and Senate negotiators.

  • The Latest: Conservative leader praises Mississippi law story has photos
    Updated: Apr-06-16 7:44 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - The Latest on reactions to a Mississippi law allowing government employees, religious groups and some private businesses to cite their own religious beliefs to deny services to lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender people (all times local):