@ISSUE is MPB News' weekly news magazine program focusing on Mississippi's legislature. Host Wilson Stribling interviews key players in State politics and policy, while MPB's reporters bring you the latest in legislature news. Fast paced and high energy, @ISSUE engages our viewing and social media audiences by seeking input on Facebook, Twitter, and here on the web.
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We continue our coverage of the uproar over the firing of Ole Miss Chancellor Dan Jones by the IHL board. Austin Barbour and Brandon C. Jones talk about the decision during the roundtable. Paul Boger wraps up the week, and looks ahead to what's coming up this weekend and next week in the Legislator.Read More
This week on @ISSUE, the education bill is heading to the Governor, we spoke to Sen. Terry Burton and Sen. Kenny Wayne Jones to get their reaction. We caught up with Gov. Bryant to get his thoughts on bills heading to his desk. Austin Barbour and Brandon C. Jones are back this week for a roundtable discussion on tax cuts and more...Read More
A busy week at the capitol led to a lot to talk about on @ISSUE. Topics include the texting and driving ban, the Singing River Health System ban, a constitutional convention regarding the federal budget, and special education vouchers. Dr. Linda Southward of Kids Count joins us in the studio to talk about absenteeism. Paul Boger and Emily Wagster Pettis wrap up the week.Read More