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TANF at 20: The Need to Strengthen TANF for Families in Poverty

August 26th, 2016

The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) block grant, established […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

JOB WATCH: Mixed Mid South Growth

August 26th, 2016

Last month the United States economy saw positive growth and […]

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What Works in the Mid South: Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance

August 16th, 2016

The Mid South faces a myriad of challenges, including the […]

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Budget & Tax Blog

Mississippi State Legislature to Study State Tax Reform

August 5th, 2016

Legislative leaders convened two study panels of lawmakers to evaluate […]

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Financial Inclusion Feature

Loss of Bank Branches: Devastating Impact on the Mid South

August 3rd, 2016

Loss of Bank Branches In the Mid South, 97 out […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

JOB WATCH: Mid South Adds Jobs, Mississippi Lags

July 29th, 2016

The United States economy roared back last month, adding 287,000 […]

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Financial Inclusion Feature

Persistent Poverty: Places to People

July 15th, 2016

People living in long-term poverty experience a range of complex […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

Who Are Suspensions Really Costing?

July 8th, 2016

The social costs of school suspensions are well documented. Some […]

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Budget & Tax Blog

Budget crisis sheds light on weaknesses in fiscal planning

July 8th, 2016

Mississippi’s budget crisis highlights some of the weaknesses in our […]

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Statement in response to action taken at the Mississippi Legislative Special Session

June 29th, 2016

“Today’s actions by the Mississippi Legislature only solve a short […]

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