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The Mississippi State Board of Training not too long ago hosted a special called teleconference meeting. They accepted emergency procurements for Elementary and Secondary College Emergency Reduction (ESSER) funds, American Rescue Plan (ARP) funds, and Mississippi Pupil Info Methods (MSIS) state funds to ship programs and helps to high school districts in response to COVID-19. The Board voted 6-1 to approve to acquire companies via an emergency course of.
The U.S. Department of Education states that ESSER funds could also be “used to implement public well being protocols, together with, to the best extent practicable, insurance policies consistent with steering from the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention (CDC) for the reopening and operation of college amenities to successfully keep the well being and security of scholars, educators, and different workers, offering COVID-19 vaccinations.”
Mississippi to see heavy rains as Nicholas strikes via state
Nicholas made landfall on the Texas coast as a Cat 1 Hurricane.
The Nationwide Climate Providers says heavy rainfall leading to life-threatening flash and concrete flooding is predicted to affect the higher Texas coast, Louisiana, southern Mississippi, & far southern Alabama over the following few days.
MSDH COVID-19 Reporting – For 3 Days
At this time MSDH is reporting 3,763 extra circumstances of COVID-19 in Mississippi, 71 deaths, and 131 ongoing outbreaks in long-term care amenities. State #covid19 totals: 464,075 circumstances, 8,976 deaths, and 1,223,093 individuals totally vaccinated. Full data: https://t.co/YCv9xPyJDk pic.twitter.com/6dOpEZ7AzA
— MS Dept of Well being (@msdh) September 13, 2021
AG Fitch responds to newest filings in 15-week abortion case
— Yall Politics (@MSyallpolitics) September 13, 2021
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced that those that had been a sufferer of Hurricane Ida have an extension to file particular person and enterprise tax returns in addition to make funds for taxes.
“The IRS stands prepared to assist individuals and companies affected by Hurricane Ida, now and within the weeks forward,” mentioned IRS Commissioner Chuck Rettig.
The tax aid is the results of a coordinated federal response to the injury attributable to Hurricane Ida and relies on native injury assessments by FEMA.
Wicker excursions Coast Guard shipyard
There may be an pressing must modernize the Yard’s amenities so it could actually keep new vessels such because the NSC. pic.twitter.com/o0XaSuH6GE
— Senate Commerce Republicans (@SenateCommerce) September 13, 2021
In Washington, the home will quickly vote on the bipartisan infrastructure invoice.
Congressman Trent Kelly mentioned it will likely be exhausting to get it handed. He added that he believes if handed, it can do little for Mississippi.
“Proper now they don’t have the votes to go it and weren’t going to assist them as a result of sure, there’s numerous good however there’s extra unhealthy,” mentioned Kelly. “The bulk doesn’t go to roads and bridges, it goes to inexperienced new deal stuff and that’s simply not good for Mississippi or anybody.”