While we didn’t accomplish everything we wanted, we did make strides in several areas. Please carefully review my legislative accomplishments since being elected in 2016.
*Rallied to quickly repair both Shelby Deason Road & Highway 442 outside Shelby, MS.
*Reported to constituents “consistently” during legislative session on a weekly basis about what was happening at the Mississippi State Capitol.
*Provided 100% Constituent Response Rate (meaning calls, emails, and text answered).
*Helped ascertain FUNDS (with MS Delta delegation) for various Bolivar & Sunflower County road projects totaling roughly $5.4 million.
*Received investments for I.T. Montgomery House renovations ($250,000), West Bolivar High School cafeteria ($250,000), future landing dock on MS River ($1,000,000), and Grammy Museum enhancements ($250,000).
*Worked tirelessly to encourage Youth Initiatives, Entrepreneurial Activity, and Community Engagement.
*Worked with Delta State University to continue expanding its long-term vision.
Civil Rights Activism:
*Co-Authored legislation that took several Black Codes (House Bill 668) from Mississippi Law.
*Advocated to change the Mississippi State Flag (No flags flying at municipalities in Bolivar County).