It’s a new year and Mississippi is not off to a good start. The Census Department is reporting that our state has lost population three years in a row. The losses are just a few thousand, but it means for the first time in 50 years, Mississippi has stopped growing.
Hundreds of thousands of patients throughout Mississippi depend on a federal program that keeps prescription drug prices low. Now, thanks to an aggressive lobbying strategy by big drug manufacturers, this is in jeopardy.