Tate Reeves announces priorities for 2023 legislative session


rssfeeds.clarionledger.com – Mississippi – 2022-11-15 21:09:35

Lt. Gov. Delbert Hosemann listens, background, Gov. Tate Reeves states that, “Mississippi is open for business,” after the Legislature passed bills that include incentives for a major economic development project in the Golden Triangle during a Legislative Special Session in Jackson on Wednesday, Nov. 2.

Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves has released his Fiscal Year 2024 Executive Budget Recommendation, outlining what some of his top priorities will be for the upcoming legislative session.

The recommendation, which Reeves released Tuesday, features sections eliminating the state income tax, fighting , workforce development, lowering costs, making changes to public education statutes and passing aspects of what Reeves calls “the new pro-life agenda.”

One of the governor’s biggest goals when legislators return Jan. 3 will be to eliminate the state income tax, just as he sought to do in the…

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