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Welcome

Starting with the June 3, 2014 Primary Election, all Mississippians voting at the polls will be required to show a photo id.Learn more about the Mississippi Voter ID

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Governor Bryant

Governor Bryant

Challenges

mississippi businesses

BUSINESS

2
for speed of permitting and competitive utility rates

(Area Development Magazine 2012)

3
for competitive labor costs

(Area Development Magazine 2012)

5
for cost of doing business

(Area Development Magazine 2012)

locate your business in mississippi
8
for cost of living

(CNBC)

One of 24 Right to Work States

(National Conference of State Legislatures)

14
in U.S. to enact the Right to Work statute
8
for constitutional amendment adoption
15
community colleges
8
public universities, 4 of which are research universities

GOVERNMENT

CDL Mobile Medical Card

FEATURED SERVICE

Commercial Drivers Save Time with Mississippi’s New Medical Card App

The Mississippi Department of Public Safety now offers a convenient solution for commercial drivers to submit their medical card while they’re on the go.

CDL drivers, click the link the below to quickly upload your card and complete your certification.

Governor Phil Bryant
Governor Bryant

VISITORS

MISSISSIPPI HOMECOMING

It’s a non-stop, state-wide celebration of the people, the places, the music, arts, food and culture that make Mississippi unlike any other place on Earth.

Upcoming EVENTS

  • HOG Festival Grab the kids and come out to the first annual HOG Festival, an enormous post-rally event for Gov. Phil Bryant’s HOG Ride. Admission is FREE and the experience is priceless. All proceeds support the Home of Grace scholarship program and help individuals in need of addiction recovery.
    10am - 2pm, First Baptist Gulfport (12190 HWY 605, 39503)
    7/27/2014
  • HOG Ride: Motorcycle Charity Fundraiser Join Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant and hundreds of bikers in the 2014 HOG Ride. Every dollar raised at this motorcycle fundraiser will fund the Home of Grace scholarship program and provide financial assistance to those who can’t afford the cost of addiction recovery.
    Trent Lott Airport (8301 Saracennia Road, Suite 11, Moss Point, MS 39563) - 7am Checkin
    7/27/2014
  • Sunflower River Blues and Gospel Fesival The acclaimed North Mississippi AllStars and celebrity entertainer Bobby Rush will headline the 26th annual Sunflower River Blues and Gospel Festival in downtown Clarksdale.
    1 Blues Alley, Clarksdale, MS 38614
    08/8/2014-08/10/2014
  • Jackson Rhythm and Blues Festival Rhythm & Blues enthusiasts from all over the world will gather on the rustic grounds of the Mississippi Agriculture & Forestry Museum to enjoy what festival promoters are calling a “Summer of Music” in Jackson.
    MS Agriculture & Forestry Museum, 1150 Lakeland Drive, Jackson, MS 39216
    8/15/2014 - 8/16/2014
  • 19th Annual Howlin' Wolf Blues Festival The Howlin’ Wolf Blues Festival is held every Labor Day weekend on Friday night with the companion Prairie Arts Festival held the next day downtown West Point.
    222 Mary Holmes Drive Hwy 50 W
    08/29/2014

WORKING

MS Works

Keeping a Promise to Hardworking Mississippians

Mississippi Works is a new initiative of Governor Phil Bryant that focuses on three areas of economic development in Mississippi.

Upcoming Job Fairs

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NEWS/ALERTS

MS.GOV IN THE NEWS

MSReady Mobile App Wins Platinum

The MSReady Mobile App for iOS and Android​ was awarded a Platinum in the Mobile App category of the 2014 Hermes Creative Awards.



State CIO Wins National Honor

Craig Orgeron, Executive Director of the Department of Information Technology Services and Mississippi CIO, has been named a StateScoop State Executive of the Year in the Annual StateScoop 50 Awards, which seeks to recognize excellence in state and local government employees and programs.

Public Meeting Notices

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