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Editorials

07/06/2012 - 2:55pm

The U.S. Supreme Court ruling last week that limits what states can do about immigration control vindicates Mississippi  Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves.

Reeves, to his credit, bucked Gov. Phil Bryant and the tea party folks who wanted...

06/27/2012 - 12:02pm

The sad case of the Madison couple now facing 30 years in prison for growing marijuana highlights the schizophrenia of our nation’s marijuana laws. Seventeen states now allow medical marijuana to be grown in the home. In Mississippi and...

06/27/2012 - 11:59am

Building a brand new Hinds County jail just because some locks don’t work has got to be the worst idea we’ve heard in a long time. Has anybody told the Hinds County Board of Supervisors there’s a Great Recession going on? Has...

06/20/2012 - 12:47pm

Mississippi may be making some progress in addressing its obesity epidemic — at least among children, according to figures released this week.

Unfortunately, the improvement is not across the board. Younger kids are slimming up...

06/12/2012 - 12:22pm

Admittedly many of the current laws regulating personal choices serve a good purpose and, as a general rule, are worth supporting.

Wearing seatbelts, for example, has been shown to save lives. So does wearing a helmet while riding a...

06/11/2012 - 6:52am

The Sierra Club, which once supported the use of natural gas as a bridge to its hope for total reliance on “green energy,” has now come out against it.

Apparently the powerful environmental group is worried the glut of...

05/22/2012 - 9:31am

If there’s one thing the nation’s politicians have been good at, it is jawboning about the deficit. When it comes to action, that’s another thing.

Last week, government leaders past and present gathered in Washington...

05/15/2012 - 3:21pm

When Mississippi Power Company unveiled its plans in 2009 for a coal gasification plant in Kemper County, it sounded like an exciting, forward-looking idea.

The plant would use an abundant natural resource in this state — low-...

05/09/2012 - 12:38pm

Mike Sturdivant’s funeral Saturday drew two former governors and one former gubernatorial hopeful.

Besides reflecting the stature and respect with which the late Glendora planter and businessman was held, the presence of William...

05/08/2012 - 3:24pm

If the National Football League truly is a bellwether of American culture, a subtle attitude shift among some of its teams may be a signal of what lies ahead for society as a whole.

The CBSsports.com Web site included a column on...

04/24/2012 - 3:06pm

We don’t buy Higher Education Commissioner Hank Bounds’ assertion that Mississippi’s universities have cut all they can from their operations without sacrificing quality.

Every university in this country is heavy on...

04/19/2012 - 1:23pm

Attorney General Jim Hood and the Republican majorities in the Mississippi Legislature have been at odds from the beginning of this legislative session.

It’s no secret that the Republicans would like to clip the wings of the lone...

04/10/2012 - 6:34pm

The Mississippi Senate did the sensible thing by not falling into the same trap as some other Southern states that passed immigration reform only to rue it later.
It was a bipartisan effort to derail an initiative on which Gov. Phil Bryant...