JACKSON — Think about your greatest strength. It is also your greatest weakness. Like two sides of a coin, your greatest asset is simultaneously your greatest liability.
Editor’s note: Gov. Tate Reeves delivered the following remarks during Tuesday afternoon’s signing ceremony for House Bill 1796, which retires the current Mississippi state flag and creates a commission to design a new one that will be voted on in November.
McCOMB — When the subject arises of allowing any Mississippi voter to cast a ballot in advance of an election day for any reason, the objections appears to be that it would invite fraud or that it would unfairly help Democratic candidates.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, Mississippi hospitals have stepped up to build and staff temporary treatment facilities, overcome personal protective equipment (PPE) and ventilator shortages, and care for the sick and dying — often at great personal sacrifice.