GEOFF PENDER: Mississippi procrastinates as other states plan for, spend billions in pandemic stimulus
WP ED: Tate Reeves and the high cost of covid incompetence
BILL CRAWFORD: What’s our Governor up to Now?
BOBBY HARRISON: Mississippi politicians don’t believe what they keep being told about Medicaid expansion
ED HOLLIDAY & JAMES HULL: Is the media failing to hold our national and state leaders accountable?
AP: Editorial Roundup: Mississippi
DJ ED: Time for a medical marijuana special session
GEOFF PENDER: Time for lawmakers, governor to fish or cut bait on medical marijuana
SAM R. HALL: We can stand united amidst righteous division
BOBBY HARRISON: Safety precautions embraced by all of Mississippi after 9/11, unlike during COVID-19
CL: Tracking COVID-19 in Mississippi: 2,594 new coronavirus cases reported Thursday
SH: How many Afghan refugees are headed to Mississippi? Here’s the latest.
SH: MS lawsuit over Bonnet Carré Spillway damage dismissed; harm to fisheries case continues
SH: A Coast hospital turned a gym into a COVID antibody treatment center. Get an inside look.
FORBES: Mississippi: Over 18,000 Students Covid-19 Coronavirus Positive Since August
WLOX: Help still hasn’t arrived for Memorial Hospital healthcare workers, according to MEMA
CL: ‘Draining and depressing’: Mississippi nurses share the impact of 18 months in a pandemic
CL: Pediatric COVID cases skyrocketing in Mississippi as seventh child dies due to coronavirus
SH: A baby has died of COVID-19 in Mississippi, the 7th child death so far in the state
SH: An unvaccinated Coast nurse died of COVID. Her loved ones want to warn vaccine skeptics.
Politics and Government
WJTV: Supreme Court to hear Mississippi abortion case December 1
CNN: Jake Tapper grills Mississippi governor: ‘Your way is failing’
CL: Records: Mississippi attorney general’s use of security detail previously questioned
NYT: Southern Republicans Cannot Be Trusted With Public Health
CL: Court records: Mississippi attorney general abusing position in fight over father’s interests
DJ: DA ‘plans to seek an indictment’ against Tupelo Councilwoman Nettie Davis, court filing claims
DJ: AG shares initiatives at MC Republican Women’s charter dinner
MSNBC: Mississippi governor tries to explain his state’s pandemic passivity
AP: Mississippi governor: Christians are ‘less scared’ of COVID
NYT: When the New Covid Surge Struck, Mississippi Was Uniquely Unprepared
JJ: WYAB Thursday
YALL: Secretary Watson sends concerns to MS Board of Medical Licensure on recently adopted Covid-19 policy
JJ: Rez Water/Sewer Rates Going up 20%
JJ: Flowood Don’t Play
JJ: Cleveland Students Arrested for Food Protest
MFP: Mississippi Now No. 1 in All-Time COVID Deaths Per 100,000, Dethroning New Jersey
MT: State economist refutes politicians’ claim that Mississippi cannot afford Medicaid expansion
YALL: Abortion attorneys file brief in Mississippi’s 15-week ban case before SCOTUS. AG Fitch responds.
JJ: The Plot Thickens
MT: MDOC says 89% of incarcerated population is fully vaccinated, though some say they’re still waiting on second dose