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Lt. Gov. Reeves Announces Senate Chairmen

Today, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves announced who will serve as Chair and Vice Chair of the Senate’s committees.

“I am very proud of the leadership team we have assembled. It’s bi-partisan, inclusive, and represents all areas of the state,” Reeves said. “I am ready to get to work, and I have full confidence that there will be a cooperative spirit among these leaders to serve the citizens of Mississippi well.”

Accountability Efficiency and Transparency
Nancy Collins, Chairman
J.P. Wilemon, Vice Chairman

Agriculture
Billy Hudson, Chairman
Russell Jolly, Vice Chairman

Appropriations
Buck Clarke, Chairman
Terry Burton, Vice Chairman

Business and Financial Institutions
Gary Jackson, Chairman
J.P. Wilemon, Vice Chairman

Compilation, Revision and Publication
Derrick Simmons, Chairman
Dean Kirby, Vice Chairman

Congressional Redistricting
Merle Flowers, Chairman
Chris McDaniel, Vice Chairman

Constitution
Michael Watson, Chairman
Will Longwitz, Vice Chairman

Corrections
Sampson Jackson, Chairman
Lydia Chassanoil, Vice Chairman

County Affairs
Nickey Browning, Chairman
Billy Hudson, Vice Chairman

Drug Policy
David Jordan Chairman
Michael Watson Vice Chairman

Economic Development
John Horn, Chairman
Steve Hale, Vice Chairman

Education
Gray Tollison, Chairman
Nancy Collins, Vice Chairman

Elections
Chris McDaniel, Chairman
David Blount, Vice Chairman

Energy
Merle Flowers, Chairman
Giles Ward, Vice Chairman

Enrolled Bills
Alice Harden, Chairman
Kelvin Butler, Vice Chairman

Environmental Protection Conservation and Water Resources
Tommy Gollott, Chairman
Deborah Dawkins, Vice Chairman

Ethics
Bennie Turner, Chairman
Gary Jackson, Vice Chairman

Executive Contingent Fund
Robert Jackson, Chairman
Gray Tollison, Vice Chairman

Finance
Joey Fillingane, Chairman
Merle Flowers, Vice Chairman

Forestry
Melanie Sojourner, Chairman
Giles Ward, Vice Chairman

Highways and Transportation
Willie Simmons, Chairman
Perry Lee, Vice Chairman

Housing
Hillman Frazier, Chairman
Chris Massey, Vice Chairman

Insurance
Videt Carmichael, Chairman
Rita Parks, Vice Chairman

Interstate and Federal Co-op
Kenny Wayne Jones, Chairman
Sampson Jackson, Vice Chairman

Investigate State Offices
Albert Butler, Chairman
Videt Carmichael, Vice Chairman

Judiciary A
Briggs Hopson, Chairman
Bennie Turner, Vice Chairman

Judiciary B
Hob Bryan, Chairman
Chris McDaniel, Vice Chairman

Labor
Kelvin Butler, Chairman
Robert Jackson, Vice Chairman

Legislative Reapportionment and Congressional Redistricting
Merle Flowers, Chairman

Local and Private
Perry Lee, Chairman
Tony Smith, Vice Chairman

Municipalities
J.P. Wilemon, Chairman
Bill Stone, Vice Chairman

Ports and Marine Resources
Brice Wiggins, Chairman

Public Health and Welfare
Dean Kirby, Chairman
Hob Bryan, Vice Chairman

Public Property
David Blount, Chairman
Sally Doty, Vice Chairman

State Library
Deborah Dawkins, Chairman
Albert Butler, Vice Chairman

Tourism
Lydia Chassanoil, Chairman
Sean Tindal, Vice Chairman

Universities and Colleges
Terry Burton, Chairman
John Polk, Vice Chairman

Veterans and Military Affairs
Haskins Montgomery, Chairman
Philip Moran, Vice Chairman

Wildlife Fisheries and Parks
Giles Ward, Chairman
Angela Hill, Vice Chairman

A full listing of committee members can be found on the legislative website here.

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