May 7, 2014 •
Mississippi Special Session Begins May 8
Gov. Phil Bryant has called a special session of the Mississippi Legislature to begin May 8, 2014, to make appropriations for the state’s share of disaster relief for tornado damage.
The National Weather Service reported 23 tornadoes touched down in Mississippi on April 28, killing 14 people and damaging hundreds of buildings.
State and local governments are required to match one-eighth of federal aid dollars.
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