MCDANIEL: A New Republican Era?

By Chris McDaniel | December 9th, 2016 at 11:41 am

BY: Chris McDaniel / Senator

Three-term Senator, Former U.S. federal law clerk, attorney, conservative commentator and MS counsel against Obamacare. Awarded the 2016 American Conservative Union's Award for Conservative Excellence.

Filed Under: Chris McDaniel, Contributor, Immigration, Job Growth, Leadership, Liberty, Mississippi PEP, Opinion, Politics, Principles of Freedom, Republican

In the book of Ecclesiastes, chapter 10, verse 2, the Lord told us, “The heart of the wise inclines to the right, but the heart of the fool to the left.” This statement does not appear to be a coincidence. And it certainly explains the wisdom of the American people over the last eight years. […]

Senator Chris McDaniel Promises Legislative Action Over Sanctuary Jurisdictions

By MississippI PEP Staff | December 1st, 2016 at 1:02 pm

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Chris McDaniel, Immigration, Legislature, Mississippi State Senate, MS State Government, News, Ole Miss, Oxford, Politics, Public Safety

Senator Warns Ole Miss Administration That He Will Respond To Illegal Action At State Universities With Legislation He Has Introduced In Prior Sessions.  December 1, 2016 (Laurel, MS.) – Today, Mississippi Senator Chris McDaniel reinforced a statement made Tuesday regarding the attempt by a group of Ole Miss ASB Senators to hold a vote recommending the […]

Overwhelming Public Response: Ole Miss ASB Senate Resolution for Illegal “Sanctuary” Status is Pulled For Now.

By MississippI PEP Staff | November 29th, 2016 at 5:11 pm

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Chris McDaniel, Democrats, Immigration, Keith Plunkett, Law Enforcement, News, Ole Miss, Oxford, Public Safety, Social Justice

An overwhelming response from Ole Miss Alumni and the general public has contributed to a loss of committee support for a controversial recommendation to the university administration. As a result, the vote originally scheduled for tonight on the resolution will reportedly be postponed. United Conservatives and Senator Chris McDaniel’s office began receiving calls early this […]

ASB Resolution to Formalize Ole Miss as “Sanctuary” for Illegal Immigrants to be Voted on Tonight.

By MississippI PEP Staff | November 29th, 2016 at 1:09 pm

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Chris McDaniel, Democrats, Immigration, Law Enforcement, News, Ole Miss, Oxford

UPDATES: (NOV. 29, 2016): Overwhelming Public Response: Ole Miss ASB Senate Resolution for Illegal “Sanctuary” Status is Pulled,  For Now. (DEC. 1, 2016): Senator Chris McDaniel Promises Legislative Action Over Sanctuary Jurisdictions Ole Miss Associated Student Body Senate will hold a vote tonight to recommend the Ole Miss Administration designate Ole Miss as a “formal […]

WAPT Runs Lopsided Anti-Trump Report

By MississippI PEP Staff | November 10th, 2016 at 11:06 pm

WAPT Runs Lopsided Anti-Trump Report

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: City of Jackson, Culture, Elections, Ethics, Federal Government, Immigration, News, Politics

WAPT Runs Report of Immigrant Reaction to Election of Trump, But Doesn’t Interview Any Immigrants WAPT Reporter Ryan Houston filed a report for the metro area news station on Wednesday about immigrants reaction to the election of Donald Trump as president. However, it appears the report left out one key component. They didn’t interview any […]

Game Changer? Childers becomes first Democrat to sign anti-amnesty pledge.

By MississippI PEP Staff | October 2nd, 2014 at 3:08 pm

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Democrats, Elections, Immigration, Thad Cochran

Mississippi Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Travis Childers today became the first Democrat to sign an anti-amnesty pledge from the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), a unexpected and extraordinary play that could significantly change the dynamics of his campaign against incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS). Childers, a former Congressman, signed the pledge Thursday that was […]

OWEN: Conservatives have an opportunity to lead on immigration reform.

By MississippI PEP Staff | July 6th, 2013 at 8:31 am

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Contributor, Ethics, Federal Government, Generation Mississippi, Immigration, Jansen Owen, Law Enforcement, Mississippi, Opinion, Pearl River Community College, Politics, Republican, Unemployment

BY: Jansen Owen @JansenOwen There are over 11 million undocumented immigrants currently living inside the United States. They are the people we stand in line with at Wal-Mart. They are the people we sit next to in church on Sunday mornings. We all travel the same streets, shop at the same grocery stores, and listen […]

Rep. Currie’s E-Verify bill awaits vote in the House.

By MississippI PEP Staff | February 14th, 2013 at 7:05 am

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Becky Currie, Entitlements, Federal Government, Immigration, Legislature, Mississippi, Mississippi State House, MS State Government, Politics, Public Safety, Republican

Currie’s E-Verify bill, HB 1221, would make the Attorney General’s office in charge of enforcing the state’s e-verify legislation. E-Verify is an Internet run federal programs employers can use to determine whether employees or prospective employees are eligible to work in the United State. “Everyone is supposed to be E-Verifying right now, but it wasn’t […]

Plunkett: Entitlement Reforms will raise expectations of self-determination, achievement.

By MississippI PEP Staff | February 6th, 2013 at 10:41 am

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Contributor, Drugs, Economic Development, Entitlements, Federal Government, health, Immigration, Job Growth, Keith Plunkett, Legislature, Medicaid, Michael Watson, Mississippi, Mississippi State Senate, MS State Government, Nancy Collins, Opinion, Politics, Public Service, Republican, Spending, Unemployment

BY: B. Keith Plunkett @Keithplunkett Update: the initial posting of this article did not list some bills that were introduced in the Mississippi House of Representatives. They have been added. Another shot at Entitlement Reforms by the Mississippi Legislature appears to be lost for the 2013 session, proving once again that talk from some Republicans […]

Plunkett: Rep. Currie wastes no time pushing for stronger E-Verify

By MississippI PEP Staff | January 11th, 2013 at 6:44 pm

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Becky Currie, Immigration, Job Growth, Keith Plunkett, Legislature, Mississippi, Mississippi State House, MS State Government, Opinion, Politics, Republican, Unemployment

BY: B. Keith Plunkett @Keithplunkett In an interview with me in June 2012, Rep. Becky Currie made it absolutely clear that she supported an E-Verify bill with “teeth”. Listen to that interview HERE. She meant what she said. Currie has introduced House Bill 67 to strengthen E-Verify and toughen penalties for non-compliance. COPY OF BILL […]