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March 29, 2007

GOVERNOR BARBOUR SIGNS BILL TO AID SMALL BUSINESS

Legislation signed by Governor Haley Barbour will allow more small and mid-sized businesses to qualify for GO Zone tax-exempt bond financing as they build new facilities or expand in Mississippi

 

March 23, 2007

GOVERNOR'S STATEMENT ON "AT-RISK" FORMULA

The House Democrat Leadership--Desperate for a Political Fight

 

March 22, 2007

GOVERNOR BARBOUR SIGNS ‘WIND POOL’ BILL

Joined by lawmakers and other officials at the Capitol, Governor Haley Barbour today signed a bill designed to help promote the availability of insurance for Mississippi homeowners and businesses, whose premiums skyrocketed after Hurricane Katrina.

 

March 20, 2007

GOVERNOR BARBOUR PROCLAIMS “LET’S GO WALKIN’ MISSISSIPPI DAY”

Governor Haley Barbour officially proclaimed March 20, 2007, as “Let’s Go Walkin’ Mississippi Day” as part of his Healthy Mississippi campaign, which focuses on providing more and better ways to improve the health of Mississippi residents

 

 

March 19, 2007

STATEMENT OF GOVERNOR HALEY BARBOUR

On Commissioner Dale's Agreement with State Farm

 

March 16, 2007

GOVERNOR BARBOUR SIGNS TAX CREDIT BILL FOR LONG-TERM CARE

Governor Haley Barbour on Thursday signed a bill to relieve some of the costs of long-term care by offering a state income tax credit for Mississippians purchasing long-term insurance policies

 

March 14, 2007

GOVERNOR BARBOUR SIGNS LEGISLATION TO IMPROVE FILM INDUSTRY INCENTIVES

Governor Haley Barbour today signed Senate Bill 2997 to provide additional and improved incentives for the film industry

 

March 13, 2007

GOVERNOR BARBOUR SIGNS ANTI-CRIME BILLS INTO LAW

Surrounded by legislators, prosecutors and law enforcement officers, Governor Haley Barbour today signed two bills into law designed to toughen penalties against felons

 

March 12, 2007

GOVERNOR BARBOUR ANNOUNCES GRANT FOR HANCOCK COUNTY PROJECTS

Governor Haley Barbour announced today that a $271,929 grant to the Hancock County Utility Authority has been approved by the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality

 

March 8, 2007

GOVERNOR HALEY BARBOUR’S JUDICIAL APPOINTMENTS ADVISORY COMMITTEE SEARCHING TO FILL VACANCY

Governor Haley Barbour’s Judicial Appointments Advisory Committee is conducting a search to fill the vacancy on the Mississippi Supreme Court as a result of Presiding Justice Kay Cobb’s resignation

 

March 7, 2007

GOVERNOR HALEY BARBOUR CREATES HEALTH INFORMATION INFRASTRUCTURE TASK FORCE

Governor Haley Barbour has signed an executive order creating a new task force that will work to develop a health information technology infrastructure and improve the quality and reduce the cost of health care in Mississippi

 

March 6, 2007

FREE ONLINE TAX RETURN PREPARATION AND E-FILING AVAILABLE TO ELIGIBLE MISSISSIPPI TAXPAYERS

As April 17th Tax Filing Deadline Approaches, Governor Barbour, CCIA Remind State Taxpayers That EITC Recipients, Active Military Members & Others Are Eligible To File For Free

 

March 6, 2007

GOVERNOR BARBOUR ANNOUNCES GRANT FOR HARRISON COUNTY PROJECTS

Governor Haley Barbour announced today that a $568,500 grant to the Harrison County Utility Authority has been approved by the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality