• Governor Bryant Comments on Fifth Circuit Ruling Regarding HB 1390

    JACKSON—A divided panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit today held unconstitutional House Bill 1390, a law enacted in 2012 that requires physicians who perform abortions in Mississippi to have admitting privileges at local hospitals. Physicians who perform other types of outpatient procedures in Mississippi have long been required to […]

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  • Energy Company Great River Industries Expanding in Natchez, Miss.

    JACKSON—Gov. Phil Bryant and officials from Great River Industries, formerly known as Enersteel, announce the company is expanding its operations in Natchez, Miss., by locating its corporate headquarters there and adding 12,000 square feet of manufacturing space. The project represents a corporate investment of $4 million and will create 25 new jobs. Additionally, the company […]

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  • Barefoot Carriers Expanding Operations in Ripley, Miss.

    JACKSON—Family-owned and operated trucking company Barefoot Carriers is expanding its operations in Ripley, Miss. The project represents a $2 million corporate investment and will create 25 new jobs. The expansion involves the addition of 12 trucks and trailers, new equipment, and the extension of the company’s truck and trailer parking and lay-down area. “The transportation […]

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  • Moon River Foods Creating 100 Jobs in Mississippi Delta

    JACKSON—Gov. Phil Bryant and officials from Moon River Foods announced today the company is locating a new fish processing operation in Baird, Miss., in Sunflower County. The project represents a corporate investment of $3 million and will create 100 new jobs. Working with contract fishermen licensed by the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks, […]

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  • Governor Bryant Comments on Halbig v. Burwell Obamacare Ruling

    JACKSON—“As I have long said, I believe the IRS violated the law when it authorized massive taxpayer funded subsidies in the 36 states that declined to establish Obamacare exchanges, thereby triggering unwarranted taxes and mandates on both individuals and employers. Today’s ruling is another step in dismantling Obamacare and returning the control of individual health […]

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  • Gov. Bryant Expresses Concerns about Illegal Immigration to President Obama

    Letter to President Obama Concerning Illegal Immigration JACKSON–In the midst of a growing immigration crisis at the United States’ southern border, Gov. Phil Bryant has expressed his concerns to President Obama. Please see the attached letter. ###

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  • Gov. Bryant Appoints Kathy Henry to Mississippi Parole Board

    JACKSON– Gov. Phil Bryant has appointed Kathy Henry of Brandon to serve as the newest member of the Mississippi Parole Board. Effective immediately, Henry will replace retired Army Master Sgt. Clarence Brown of Yazoo City, who stepped down on June 30, 2014, after serving for more than eight years. “I thank Master Sgt. Brown for […]

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  • MTM, Inc. Locating Medical Transportation and Call Center Operations in Jackson, Miss.

    JACKSON—Health care and transportation management company MTM, Inc. is locating non-emergency medical transportation and call center operations in Jackson, Miss. The project represents a $400,000 corporate investment and will create 80 new jobs. “I am glad to welcome MTM as the newest business partner to Mississippi and as the newest member of our growing health […]

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  • BorgWarner Expanding Operations in Water Valley, Miss.

    WATER VALLEY, Miss.—Gov. Phil Bryant and officials from global powertrain supplier BorgWarner announced today the company is expanding operations in Water Valley to accommodate an increased demand for the company’s advanced transmission solutions. The project is the company’s fourth expansion in Water Valley. It represents a company investment of $43 million and will create 158 […]

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  • Green Bay Converting Locating Operations, 300 Jobs in Hattiesburg, Miss.

    HATTIESBURG—Gov. Phil Bryant and officials from Green Bay Converting, converter of sanitary towel and tissue products, announced today the company is expanding its operations into Mississippi with a facility in Hattiesburg. The project represents a corporate investment of $48 million and will create 300 new jobs. “I am proud to welcome Green Bay Converting as […]

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