Oops! Rep. Greg Snowden Introduces Bill To Fly Mississippi’s Secession Flag.

By Keith Plunkett | January 6th, 2018 at 1:59 am

BY: Keith Plunkett / Editor

Keith Plunkett is a Policy Consultant, Editor, Writer, Founder and Publisher of MississippiPEP.com. http://mississippipep.com/profilegrid_blogs/keith-plunkett/

Filed Under: Contributor, Culture, Ethics, Feature Stories, Greg Snowden, History, Keith Plunkett, Legislature, Mississippi PEP, Mississippi State House, MS State Government, Opinion, Politics, State Flag

If these history-challenged politicians are going to continue with the repetitive claptrap, is it too much to ask that they gather some basic facts first?

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 […]

Snowden and Burton Relent, EdBuild Contract Released to DFA for Publication

By MississippI PEP Staff | November 22nd, 2016 at 8:07 am

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Filed Under: Education, Ethics, Greg Snowden, Legislature, Mississippi State House, Mississippi State Senate, MS State Government, News, Politics, Spending

Legislative leaders announced that they will be releasing the details of recent contract. This came after debate of a recent House policy that restricts the public’s access to state records, such as contracts the state has entered into. A House committee passed the policy the day leaders said they would consider releasing the details of […]

PLUNKETT: Republican Leadership in Legislature Just Lost Sway Over Transparency Argument

By Keith Plunkett | November 17th, 2016 at 1:49 pm

BY: Keith Plunkett / Editor

Keith Plunkett is a Policy Consultant, Editor, Writer, Founder and Publisher of MississippiPEP.com. http://mississippipep.com/profilegrid_blogs/keith-plunkett/

Filed Under: Contributor, Education, Ethics, Greg Snowden

A House committee on Tuesday voted to keep the MS House of Representatives use of public funds confidential. That is private… As in, none of your business. I kid you not. Forget the details for just a minute. I’ll get to that. But, just stop and try to wrap your head around what exactly such […]

Snowden Defends Keeping Contract Info Away From Taxpayers.

By MississippI PEP Staff | November 17th, 2016 at 7:47 am

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Filed Under: Budget, Ethics, Greg Snowden, Mississippi State House, News, Spending

Mississippi House Management Committee voted Tuesday that representatives can look at contracts made by the body, but said the documents, other than their cost, must otherwise be kept secret from the public. House Speaker Pro Tem Greg Snowden, R-Meridian, said the vote restates longstanding House policy. “Contracts have always been confidential,” he said. READ FULL […]

PLUNKETT: 83 Links: The Timeline of a Yearlong Battle Against Obamacare in Mississippi.

By Keith Plunkett | October 25th, 2016 at 3:47 pm

BY: Keith Plunkett / Editor

Keith Plunkett is a Policy Consultant, Editor, Writer, Founder and Publisher of MississippiPEP.com. http://mississippipep.com/profilegrid_blogs/keith-plunkett/

Filed Under: #PEPPoll, Chris McDaniel, Contributor, Democrats, Federal Government, Giles Ward, Governor, Greg Snowden, Gregg Harper, Haley Barbour, health, History, Insurance, Keith Plunkett, Legislature, Melanie Sojourner, Michael Watson, Mississippi, Mississippi PEP, Mississippi State House, Mississippi State Senate, MS State Government, Obamacare, Opinion, Phil Bryant, Philip Gunn, Podcast, Politics, Roger Wicker, Russ Latino, Spending, Steven Palazzo, Tate Reeves

Chances are you’ve already read the latest headline this morning about the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. Turns out it’s not all that affordable. Premiums will go up sharply next year under President Barack Obama’s health care law, and many consumers will be down to just one insurer, the administration confirmed Monday. That’s […]

Snowden: Medicaid expansion not economic development, will weaken provider capacity.

By MississippI PEP Staff | May 27th, 2013 at 7:32 am

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Filed Under: Economic Development, Entitlements, Federal Government, Greg Snowden, health, Legislature, Medicaid, Mississippi, Mississippi State House, MS State Government, Obamacare, Opinion, Politics, Public Service, Republican

BY: Rep. Greg Snowden The truth is that even without expansion, mandatory Obamacare regulations will cost Mississippi as much as $436 million more before 2020, and a full expansion likely would cost over $1 billion. Slick, left-leaning advocacy groups tout extravagant claims that Medicaid expansion would create thousands of new jobs and bring prosperity to […]

Rep. Greg Snowden talks state budget at Meridian meeting.

By MississippI PEP Staff | January 16th, 2013 at 6:58 am

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Filed Under: Budget, East Mississippi, Entitlements, Greg Snowden, Legislature, Meridian, Mississippi, Mississippi State House, MS State Government, Politics, Republican, Revenue, Spending, State Bonds

At a Council of Governments meeting on Monday, Snowden said the session, which began a week ago, will last 90 days. The biggest action of the first week, he said, was passing appropriations bills that will put money mainly at community colleges and IHL facilities for bad roofs. Traditionally, he said, this money has been […]

Rep. Snowden: This is the last election without Voter ID in Mississippi

By MississippI PEP Staff | October 9th, 2012 at 5:28 pm

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Filed Under: Democrats, East Mississippi, Elections, Ethics, Federal Government, Greg Snowden, Lauderdale County, Legislature, Meridian, Mississippi, Mississippi State House, MS State Government, Republican, Voter Fraud, Voter ID

“This is the last election we’re going to have without Voter ID,” Snowden said. “It’s a certainty that it’s going to happen and I’ll tell you why. The Supreme Court of the United States has already said you can have it. You’ve got a House and a Senate that’s committed to doing it.” Snowden said […]

Snowden: State’s finances improving

By MississippI PEP Staff | July 13th, 2012 at 10:30 am

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Filed Under: Budget, East Mississippi, Greg Snowden, Lauderdale County, Legislature, Medicaid, Mississippi, Mississippi State House, MS State Government, Politics, Republican, Revenue, Spending

Revenues for the state are up, but they are still not where they need to be. That’s the message State Rep. Greg Snowden (R) of Meridian had for members of the Council of Governments on Monday. “It’s modestly good news as far as our revenues go,” Snowden said. “Mississippi’s revenues are almost six percent from […]