Doug Davis confirmed to Parole Board

By MississippI PEP Staff | April 5th, 2013 at 9:26 am

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Filed Under: Contributor, Doug Davis, Law Enforcement, Legislature, MDOC, Mississippi, Mississippi State Senate, MS State Government, Phil Bryant, Politics, Public Safety, Republican

Former state Sen. Doug Davis of Hernando, a Mississippi PEP contributor, has been approved by the Senate to the Mississippi Parole Board. Davis began his new job in late January after his appointment by Gov. Phil Bryant. Congratulations to Doug from all of your cohorts at Mississippi PEP. We hope you never have to see […]

Gov. Bryant appoints Doug Davis to Parole Board.

By MississippI PEP Staff | February 1st, 2013 at 6:26 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, Doug Davis, Governor, Law Enforcement, Legislature, MDOC, Mississippi, Mississippi State Senate, MS State Government, Phil Bryant, Politics, Public Service, Republican

Governor Phil Bryant has appointed former State Senator and Mississippi PEP contributor Doug Davis to the state Parole Board. The parole board is comprised of one chairman and four active members, each appointed at-large. The board meets weekly to review the cases of state offenders to determine parole eligibility. Davis’ appointment will be brought before […]

Davis: Discussion of PERS corrections bring out the fear.

By MississippI PEP Staff | September 26th, 2012 at 7:38 am

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Filed Under: Budget, Contributor, Doug Davis, Entitlements, Haley Barbour, Insurance, Legislature, Mississippi, MS State Government, Opinion, PERS, Politics, Retirement, Revenue, SLRP, Spending

Follow Doug on Twitter and Facebook BY: Doug Davis Here we go again. We have heard this song before, know the words the choir will sing and even know the dance they will do. When testifying before the Legislative Budget Committee last week, PERS officials made it known they will increase the tax-payer (employer) portion […]

Davis: Cochran is Mississippi’s statesman

By MississippI PEP Staff | September 6th, 2012 at 8:55 am

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Filed Under: Contributor, Doug Davis, Elections, Mississippi, Opinion, Politics, Public Service, Republican, Thad Cochran, US Congress

Follow Doug on Twitter and Facebook  BY: Doug Davis During this political season, let’s step back and look at our nation’s capital. It’s divided. I don’t mean a little divided. It seems as though one side is almost scared to even speak to the other. Even on issues where they agree it seems, at least […]

Not as Good as You Think: MCPP Liberty Luncheon speaker Lance Izumi delivers a sobering message about "affluent" government school districts in Mississippi

By MississippI PEP Staff | August 1st, 2012 at 9:45 am

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Filed Under: Budget, Charter Schools, Chris Massey, Contributor, Doug Davis, Education, Ethics, Keith Plunkett, Legislature, MAEP, Mississippi, Mississippi State Senate, MS State Government, North Mississippi, Opinion, Politics, Spending, Superintendents, Teachers

BY: B. Keith Plunkett @Keithplunkett So called “affluent” school districts in Mississippi worked with the Superintendent’s Association, the Parent’s Campaign, Parent’s for Public Schools, and other financially connected organizations to defeat a charter school bill in the legislature in 2012. The refrain of public school officials from those geographic areas considered to have “successful” or “high […]

Doug Davis: Time to decentralize Mississippi College Board, allow universities to choose their own leaders.

By MississippI PEP Staff | June 14th, 2012 at 8:30 am

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Filed Under: Contributor, Doug Davis, Education, Legislature, Mississippi, Mississippi State Senate, MS State Government, Ole Miss, Opinion, Politics

The following is an exclusive from former State Senator and our newest Mississippi PEP contributing columnist Doug Davis. Look for more contributing columnists over the coming weeks and months from Mississippi PEP as we continue to give readers insight into state government you can get nowhere else. Follow Doug on Twitter and Facebook  BY: Doug […]