Yesterday (Jan 20) I had the honor of making a presentation to the Northeast Mississippi Economic Outlook Conference sponsored by the Community Development Foundation. Below are links to coverage of the event.
But Scott and Hardwick said the jobless figures will ease as the U.S. Census Bureau hires thousands of temporary workers for this year’s count. In Mississippi’s case, employment overall has been centered in about 10 clusters across the state, Hardwick said. More… (NE Mississippi Daily Journal)
“I’m not really optimistic about revenues increasing, I am impressed with the way that State government is handling this, so far, says Phil Hardwick of the Stennis Institute of Government. More... (WTVA)