ACU Foundation Announces Ratings for the 2016 Meeting of the Mississippi Legislature

By MississippI PEP Staff | November 30th, 2016 at 6:43 am

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Filed Under: Andy Gipson, Becky Currie, Brice Wiggins, Bubba Carpenter, Chris Massey, Chris McDaniel, Cory Wilson, David Parker, Greg Snowden, John Polk, Josh Harkins, Legislature, Mark Baker, News, Philip Gunn

The American Conservative Union Foundation (ACU) has released its 2016 ratings of the Mississippi Legislature. In the third year of rating the state, ACU found that the Republican average increased by 3 points—from 77 out of 100 in 2015, to 80 out of 100 in 2016. “Mississippi’s 2016 session enacted much needed small business tax […]

Rep. Carpenter both victim and beneficiary due to identity thief’s mistake.

By MississippI PEP Staff | April 10th, 2013 at 6:31 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: Bubba Carpenter, Federal Government, Law Enforcement, Legislature, Mississippi, Mississippi State House, MS State Government, Public Safety, Republican

State Rep. Bubba Carpenter received a $1,700 federal tax refund check. And he didn’t even have to file to get it. The Republican legislator from Burnsville in Tishomingo was the victim of tax identity theft. The tax identity thief, however, won’t benefit because in his request to have the refund electronically deposited he made a […]