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Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves says fighting critical race theory, election integrity among top priorities for 2023

Reeves released his Executive Budget Recommendations for the 2023 Fiscal Year Monday morning.

JACKSON, Miss — Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves has released his Executive Budget Recommendations for the 2023 Fiscal Year.

Reeves said the recommendations “best position Mississippi for long-term economic growth, increases in educational gains, improved public safety, effective workforce development, and a lower overall tax burden on Mississippians.”

Reeves listed his top priorities as

  • Increasing skills training
  • Fighting critical race theory
  • Investing in infrastructure
  • Eliminating the income tax
  • Improving education and raising teacher pay
  • Recruiting and empowering police officers
  • Ensuring election integrity

“My Fiscal Year 2023 Executive Budget Recommendation affirms my commitment to free enterprise, quality education and healthcare, and the elimination of the individual income tax,” said Reeves in a statement. “As we approach the upcoming regular session, my administration is ready to hit the ground running to continue serving Mississippians. I promise that we will stop at nothing to make Mississippi the best state in the country to live, work, and raise a family.”

Reeves held a news conference on the recommendations Monday. You can watch HERE.

Governor Tate Reeves

Watch as I release my Executive Budget Recommendation and discuss my plans to keep more money in your pocket, Critical Race Theory out of our classrooms, and a lot more! LIVE:

Posted by Tate Reeves on Monday, November 15, 2021

You can see the full list of recommendations HERE.    

Today, I laid out a policy agenda for the coming year that touches on infrastructure, tax cuts, support for police,...

Posted by Tate Reeves on Monday, November 15, 2021

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