Ronnie Shows said, “Burns (Strider) is not really built to be a lover….”; are you kidding me?

NY Times reports Hillary Clinton refused to fire Mississippian accused of sexual harassment The national sexual harassment epidemic continues. Allegations have come out on an almost daily basis involving prominent Hollywood personalities, other entertainers, well known politicians, and leading media figures. One of the latest is liberal Democrat Burns Strider of Mississippi. Strider once served as chief of […]

Theodore Roosevelt On Immigration

Though often derided by conservatives as a progressive, Teddy Roosevelt was a passionate defender of America and Western civilization. Consider these quotes from TR on immigration:   “We should insist that if the immigrant who comes here does so in good faith, become an American, and assimilates himself to us. He should then be treated […]

Even More Insanity – MS Public Service Commission and MS Legislature | Even More Insanity – MS Public Service Commission and MS Legislature | Administrator Einstein is said to have said: “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over.  And expecting different outcomes.”  This was the lede in an earlier article about public education.  (Fortunately, education is changing.)  It also applies to the Mississippi Public […]

A BPF Book Review – An Unlikely Trust | A BPF Book Review – An Unlikely Trust | Administrator Important Business Lessons from a Century Ago The start of the 20th century was a pivotal time for America.  The British Empire was still the world’s preeminent economic power, but America was in ascendancy.  The industrial revolution was maturing and that meant waves […]

A BPF View – Medicaid 101:  Part II | A BPF View – Medicaid 101:  Part II | Administrator Fee-For-Service or Managed Care Contracts  Medicaid is and will be for many years to come a critical issue for Mississippi and its government.  There will be considerable discussion about Medicaid managed care during the current Mississippi Legislative Session.  Medicaid managed care has been […]

Poll: Most Americans Want LEGAL Immigration Reduced

In a recent Harvard-Harris survey, Americans sounded off about what is perhaps the hottest topic in our politics today: Immigration. According to the findings:   7 percent of those polled thought legal immigration levels should remain the same. 9 percent said they wanted legal immigration levels cut to zero. 13 percent of Republicans wanted zero […]

MSGOP Statement On President Trump’s State of the Union Address To Congress

JACKSON – Mississippi Republican Party (MSGOP) Chairman Lucien Smith released the following statement at the conclusion of President Donald Trump’s State of the Union Address to Congress: “Tonight, President Trump highlighted the significant accomplishments from his first year in office,” said Chairman Lucien Smith. “From passing the largest tax code overhaul in 30 years, which […]