PLUNKETT: Ole Miss Administrations Lack of Response To One Students Threats of Violence Reveals A Double Standard

By Keith Plunkett | April 3rd, 2017 at 3:00 pm

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Filed Under: Civil Rights, Contributor, Culture, Democrats, Ethics, Feature Stories, Influencing Institutions, Institutes of Higher Learning, Josh Harkins, Keith Plunkett, Liberty, Mississippi, Mississippi PEP, Ole Miss, Oxford, Public Safety, Race, Social Justice, State Flag

An Ole Miss student remains enrolled after complaints were registered with Chancellor Vitter’s office and the Center for Inclusion and Diversity regarding a Twitter comment she made threatening violence against white people in response Donald Trump’s election as president.

At the same time Ms. Scott was issuing threats against “any white person” on Twitter she was helping maintain a level of public pressure against the Ole Miss administration that eventually led to the withdrawal of student Jordan Samson for racially insensitive comments he made on Facebook.

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 […]

PLUNKETT: Political response to Senate Conservative Coalition proves why it is needed.

By MississippI PEP Staff | June 26th, 2013 at 9:11 am

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Filed Under: Angela Burks Hill, Chris Massey, Chris McDaniel, Contributor, David Parker, Josh Harkins, Keith Plunkett, Legislature, Medicaid, Melanie Sojourner, Michael Watson, Mississippi, Mississippi State Senate, MS State Government, Opinion, Perry Lee, Politics, Republican, Tate Reeves

BY: B. Keith Plunkett @Keithplunkett A group of eleven state senators announced on Tuesday the formation of the Mississippi Senate Conservative Coalition (MSCC). The group will assist conservatives in parsing through the details of approximately 3,000 bills filed each year at the state capitol with the hope of getting good conservative legislation in the spotlight […]

Invitations go out to conservatives to join senate coalition to evaluate legislation.

By MississippI PEP Staff | June 26th, 2013 at 6:42 am

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Filed Under: Angela Hill, Chris McDaniel, David Parker, Josh Harkins, Legislature, Melanie Sojourner, Michael Watson, Mississippi, Mississippi State Senate, MS State Government, Perry Lee, Politics, Public Service, Tony Smith, Will Longwitz

Eleven of the 32 Republicans in the Mississippi Senate say they’re forming a conservative coalition to help evaluate bills. In announcing their plan Tuesday, they say they’re not disgruntled. They also say they’re inviting others to join, sending letters today to their fellow senators. “This is about advancing conservative issues. Period. End of game,” said […]

Legislators to continue port tour today.

By MississippI PEP Staff | May 2nd, 2013 at 7:30 am

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Filed Under: Economic Development, Gulf Coast, John Polk, Josh Harkins, Larry Byrd, Legislature, Michael Watson, Mississippi, Mississippi State House, Mississippi State Senate, MS State Government, Politics, Public Service, Transportation

The state Senate’s Ports and Marine Resources Committee is continuing rounds Thursday to visit coastal ports, committee chairman Sen. Brice Wiggins said. Wednesday the group visited Bienville Port in Hancock County and the state Port of Gulfport. Thursday morning, they will be in Jackson County to tour the Port of Pascagoula. Two members from the […]

Breaking: Bill that would track sex offenders using GPS passes committee in Senate.

By MississippI PEP Staff | February 5th, 2013 at 11:16 am

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Filed Under: Brice Wiggins, Josh Harkins, Legislature, Mississippi, Mississippi State Senate, MS State Government, Politics, Republican, Sally Doty

A bill to monitor sex offenders using a GPS ankle monitor has passed the Judiciary A Committee of the Mississippi Senate. The bill now heads to the full senate for a vote. Under current law, if a person is convicted of violating the sex offender registry, they can go to jail for up to five […]

“Lenora’s Law”: GPS Tracking of Non-Compliant Sex Offenders.

By MississippI PEP Staff | February 4th, 2013 at 6:03 pm

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Filed Under: Brice Wiggins, Josh Harkins, Law Enforcement, Legislature, Mississippi, Mississippi State Senate, MS State Government, Politics, Public Safety, Republican, Sally Doty, Sean Tindell, Will Longwitz

SB 2732 aims to prevent re-offenses and inform victims. Last August, Lenora Edhegard was murdered in her home by a repeat sex offender. Senator Will Longwitz (R-Madison) has a bill currently being considered by the Mississippi Senate that will allow law enforcement to keep an eye on some sex offenders around the clock. SB 2732 […]