June 30th, 2007
Residents of Mississippi will be the first to describe Mississippi as one big small town. Family ties run deep, and friendships span generations. As such, no one would argue with the notion that the state’s strongest asset is its people.… (read more)
March 1st, 2003
An uncertain economy and major changes in welfare and workforce development policy have given new urgency to the question of self-sufficiency. As many parents leave welfare and enter the labor market, they join a growing number of families who are… (read more)