What we witnessed on Election Day was both historic and unnerving. The crowds of people voting in-person, coupled with the overwhelming amount of absentee ballots prove Mississippi voters believe in our democracy.
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President-elect Joe Biden on Tuesday nominated Pennsylvania health secretary Rachel Levine for assistant secretary of health at HHS, making her the first openly transgender federal official to be up for Senate confirmation.
The ACLU of Mississippi hopes to work with the City of Jackson and the Jackson Police Department to build out policies and procedures that govern the surveillance program, and protect the safety and privacy of the public.