House teacher pay raise bill is the best one
Last week, the Mississippi House of Representatives voted to go to conference with House Bill 504, known to many as simply the “Teacher Pay Raise Bill.” This followed the Senate passing its version of HB 504 last week. Here are the two versions of HB 504.
Senate version of HB 504 total raise: $2,500 over two years
2014: $1,500 raise
2015: $1,000 additional raise