Intellect Over Emotion: How Free People Cope With Tragedy

By Jonathan E. Kihyet | October 10th, 2017 at 1:46 pm

BY: Jonathan E. Kihyet / Contributor

Jonathan E. Kihyet is a Regional Captain in the Pine Belt area for the Convention of States Project in Mississippi and contributes to Mississippi PEP from Sumrall, Mississippi. He can be reached by email at jonathan.kihyet@cosaction.com

Filed Under: Contributor, Feature Stories, Gun Control, Jon Kihyet, Liberty, Mississippi PEP, Opinion, Principles of Freedom, Public Safety, Second Amendment

A free people looks upon the events that happened last week and self-reflect. They gather their Faith, pray for understanding and grace from Providence, and the wise understand that evil in the world is an unavoidable price to pay in exchange for precious liberty and freedom in all things. They do not call for a government to increasingly rule over them.

Senate Bill 2204 Prohibits MS Law Enforcement And State Agencies From Participating In Federal Gun Restrictions

By MississippI PEP Staff | January 19th, 2017 at 6:05 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: Chris McDaniel, Civil Rights, Concealed Carry, Federal Government, Governor, Gun Control, Law Enforcement, Legislature, Liberty, Mark Formby, Mississippi, Mississippi State House, Mississippi State Senate, MS State Government, News, Phil Bryant, Politics, Principles of Freedom, Republican, Second Amendment, Tenth Amendment

Last year, Gov. Phil Bryant signed legislation into law that removed conceal carry licensing requirements, allowing Mississippians to carry concealed firearms without a permit. The law also set the foundation to reject and end new federal gun control regulations and executive orders in the state. No federal executive order, agency order, law not enrolled by […]

Governor Bryant Fires Off the Big Guns To Celebrate MS Second Amendment Tax Free Weekend

By MississippI PEP Staff | August 27th, 2016 at 12:11 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: Economic Development, Economy, Governor, Phil Bryant, Second Amendment, Taxes

Governor Phil Bryant took to Facebook to celebrate Mississippi’s Second Amendment Tax Free Holiday this weekend.

Pat Harrison Waterway District decides to finally abide by gun laws. 

By MississippI PEP Staff | October 13th, 2015 at 7:41 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: Gun Control

   The Pat Harrison Waterway District, which covers 15 counties, is complying with state law regarding gun laws in the parks after violating state law for several years. Gun rights advocate Rick Ward addressed the district’s board in June, notifying them of its violation because of signs prohibiting weapons in the parks. The board voted […]

Man carrying gun in Gulfport Walmart identified, police yet to determine if any laws broken. 

By MississippI PEP Staff | June 22nd, 2015 at 11:05 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: Gulf Coast, Gun Control

Police have identified the man who walked into two Gulfport stores with a gun Sunday night but are still working with prosecutors to determine whether the man broke any laws, officials said. Gulfport police evacuated the Walmart Supercenter on U.S. 49 Sunday night after receiving a call about a man in the store openly carrying […]

CRISWELL: New Gun Bills Proposed in the Mississippi Legislature for 2015

By MississippI PEP Staff | January 15th, 2015 at 6:05 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: Gun Control

BY: Dana Criswell | MS Gun News There have been several gun bills proposed this year in the 2015 Legislature. These bills address everything from who can carry a concealed firearm, limiting where a firearm can be discharged, to protecting Mississippi citizens from unconstitutional federal mandates and laws. House Bill 161 Introduced by Rep. Rushing […]

BONEY: Cochran voted for gun ban, McDaniel has my vote.

By MississippI PEP Staff | January 31st, 2014 at 5:54 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: Second Amendment, Uncategorized

BY: Daniel Boney Owner: Dirt Road Firearms, B&N Holsters Facebook Are we to believe that Senator Thad Cochran has reformed himself into a protector of the Second Amendment? Apparently he hopes so as he has recently signed on to federal legislation that would allow reciprocity across the country for concealed carry permits. I have serious problems with the […]

#7for7: In a word, Guns.

By MississippI PEP Staff | July 17th, 2013 at 10:40 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: Angela Burks Hill, Ethics, Gun Control, Hinds County, Jim Hood, Keith Plunkett, Law Enforcement, Legislature, Melanie Sojourner, Mississippi, MS Attorney General, MS State Government, Opinion, Pat Nelson, Politics, Public Safety, Second Amendment, Tony Smith

This weeks seven top posts are all about the ongoing back and forth over Hinds County Judge Winston Kidd’s ruling to halt enforcement of Mississippi’s concealed carry law, HB2. The reaction from conservative lawmakers was as similar in message as it was swift. Off the record many conservatives had a simple question: Who the hell […]

AG: Gun ruling doesn’t apply statewide

By MississippI PEP Staff | July 16th, 2013 at 2:45 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, Gun Control, Hinds County, Jim Hood, Law Enforcement, Mississippi, MS Attorney General, MS State Government, Politics, Public Safety, Second Amendment

Attorney General Jim Hood says the ruling last week by a Hinds County circuit judge blocking the enactment of a law clarifying Mississippi as a state where people can openly carry a weapon doesn’t apply outside the judge’s Hinds County jurisdiction. “I do not believe that the injunction would prevent someone outside Hinds County, who […]