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Movie tax breaks are fiscally foolish

 It’s not clear whether Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves is against incentives for the film industry because they are a poor investment, or because the Hollywood types who benefit from the tax breaks tend to be liberal and don’t support conservative politicians, such as the Republican Reeves.

Editorial Roundup Winston 021319

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Movie tax breaks are fiscally foolish

 It’s not clear whether Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves is against incentives for the film industry because they are a poor investment, or because the Hollywood types who benefit from the tax breaks tend to be liberal and don’t support conservative politicians, such as the Republican Reeves.

Editorial roundup Winston 020619

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Fast work

 The speed with which the Mississippi Legislature acted to create another avenue for getting broadband access to underserved areas of the state was remarkable.

It showed not only effective lobbying by advocates of lifting the ban on rural electric cooperatives but also how their case was imminently sensible.

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Wanted: Guards and teachers

Typically, the Mississippi Department of Corrections prefers to avoid disclosing its problems. So its announcement last week of a significant staff shortage is one sign that this problem is a serious one.

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Wanted: Guards and teachers

Typically, the Mississippi Department of Corrections prefers to avoid disclosing its problems. So its announcement last week of a significant staff shortage is one sign that this problem is a serious one.

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