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Increasing Gas Tax Makes for Tough Politics, Adviser Says

Updated: 04/30/2015 - The policy director of Transportation for America, Joe McAndrew, says Mississippi will need strong bipartisan leadership for the "tricky political question" of increasing the gasoline tax to pay for highways, bridges and other transportation needs.

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McCullough Named MDA Director

Posted: 04/30/2015 - Gov. Phil Bryant has named Glenn McCullough, Jr., as the new director of the Mississippi Development Authority.

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Dubose Comments on Police, Citizen Relationship

Updated: 04/29/2015 - Meridian's police chief says he hopes an improving relationship with the community will mean avoiding a situation like what has developed in Baltimore.

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Mississippi Governor, Israeli Ambassador Promote Trade

Posted: 04/28/2015 - Leaders of Israel and Mississippi say they want to increase what is now a tiny trade between the Magnolia State and Middle Eastern nation, building an economic relationship on top of political ties.

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Alabama Supreme Court Upholds Payday Loan Database

Posted: 04/28/2015 - The Alabama Supreme Court has ruled that the state Banking Department can establish a payday loan database to enforce an existing $500 limit on how much people can borrow at one time from the short-term lenders.

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Greenwood Police Officer Under Investigation

Posted: 04/23/2015 - A Greenwood police officer has been suspended pending an internal investigation by the department in the April 7 arrest of Jelani Barr, an activist and candidate for lieutenant governor.

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Bailey Retiring June 30

Posted: 04/21/2015 - Mississippi 10th Circuit Court Judge Robert Bailey is retiring from the bench June 30. His current term expires at the end of the year.

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Flood Waters Receding in Choctaw County

Updated: 04/20/2015 - Most of the floodwater in Choctaw County, Ala., has receded, but there were still a couple of roads that were closed Monday.

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