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Coronavirus Updates and Resources In the wake of COVID-19, Mississippi worked quickly to respond and execute a data-driven, measured strategy to protect public health. With everyone doing their part to combat this pandemic, our state is moving forward to rebuild our economy and emerge stronger together. LEARN MORE About Governor Tate Reeves As the 65th Governor of Mississippi, Tate Reeves continues to build on his strong record as a conservative leader who fights to guard taxpayers’ dollars, improve educational opportunity, and grow new careers so that our state’s best and brightest can raise their families and thrive here at home. ABOUT GOV. REEVES Quick
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For All Mississippi

It was my greatest honor to be sworn in as Mississippi’s 65th Governor on January 14, 2020.

Standing before all of Mississippi, I promised that this administration would be an administration for all Mississippi. That I would defend the loving culture that underpins our quality of life and work to grow an economy that lifts all of our families. I am determined to honor that promise.

I am asking today for you to join me in that mission. We must care about each other enough to overcome our differences. We must be faithful to each other enough to outlast our shortcomings. And we must be committed to each other enough to raise our expectations.

When I took that first oath of office as State Treasurer in 2003, I did not know how long my service would last. All I knew is that you, the people of Mississippi, had demonstrated a faith in me that I might never be able to meet.

I have never underestimated your trust. I have never forgotten the oath to pursue service with the help of our God. And I will wake up every day working to bring us together to make our state be all it can be. Work that will be done by all of Mississippi.

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Key Initiatives: Education

Education

For the past decade, Governor Reeves has fought to improve Mississippi’s education system. As a result, Mississippi has been a shining example in recent years that smart, conservative policies work in education.

Key Initiatives: Public Safety and Criminal Justice

Public Safety and Criminal Justice

Public safety is essential for a society to thrive and prosper, which is why Governor Reeves has made the safety of Mississippians and criminal justice reform top priorities throughout his time serving our state.

Key Initiatives: Healthcare

Healthcare

States across the country are looking to Mississippi and trying to replicate our success in implementing innovative telehealth technology. 

Key Initiatives: Workforce Development

Workforce Development

The bedrock of a successful economy is a skilled workforce that can adapt to evolving industry trends and attract new businesses.

Key Initiatives: Economic Growth

Economic Growth

A strong economy is a core foundation of a healthy society. Since first taking public office in 2004, Governor Reeves has worked tirelessly to craft sensible policies that will grow Mississippi’s economy and improve the quality of life for all Mississippians.

News From Governor Reeves

Governor Reeves Issues New Comprehensive Safe Recovery Order in Ongoing Effort to Flatten the Curve

Today, Governor Tate Reeves announced his new comprehensive Safe Recovery order as a one-stop resource for Mississippians as we continue to flatten the curve on new COVID-19 cases.

Governor Reeves Announces 2,000 Mississippians Enrollment Milestone in Workforce Training Initiative to Aid Mississippi Workers and Employers

Today, Governor Tate Reeves announced that a milestone of over 2,000 Mississippians have enrolled in the ReSkill Mississippi initiative (ReSkillMS) within the first 30 days of the program.

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I am so blessed to have a rock-steady partner, loving friend, and incredible Mom to our girls by my side through all of our family’s adventures. Happy 19th Anniversary, Elee! God has truly blessed me with you.

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Can’t wait till we can celebrate the one year anniversary of you being out of office!!!!

Happy Anniversary to you both.Have a blessed and safe Thanksgiving.

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Happy Anniversary! today is also my oldest son/daughter in law’s 26th anniversary.

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You better not restrict us anymore than you already have Tate

I personally will be first in line to get the vaccine!!! I work in surgery & I’m a 58 year old looking forward to the day I can get the vaccine !!!!

Wasn’t such a good idea to have the State Fair last month was it ? Our numbers didn’t start climbing until a week after the fair packed up and left.

Thank you, and thank you for doing the best that you can!!! People should be mindful of hateful things said about things you cannot control!! Thank you too for not shutting down this state!!!

Oh yes... a vaccine that’s came out in less than a year will be completely safe.... sure thing.

JUST SAY NO TO VACCINES! "WE THINK THEY ARE SAFE IS NOT GOOD ENOUGH!!!"

By the end of the year everyone will have the virus. If we let nature do it’s job, we would hit heard immunity by now and everything would be fine

You All depending on a Vaccine that’s May not work Need to Depend on God Hes the Answer

His approach has helped spread Covid!!!! How can not wearing a mask help NOT help spread an airborne virus????

We're still doing really bad at this right now, Tate, even if you can point at people doing worse than us. You know when we were doing really good? It was when we had the statewide mandate.

I feel like that schools in the counties who are under the mandate should go virtual until the beginning of the year. It is spreading like wildfire in schools.

People are mad when he enforces the mask and people are mad when he doesn’t! He is in a no win situation. I wouldn’t have his job for any amount of money in the world.

A mask mandate will help!! Mississippi is in a terrible condition so why not do a mask mandate

Mississippi has 82 counties, over half of them are now under mask mandate!!! Why not the entire state?????

It’s easy to holler for a shut down when you don’t work for a living.

A vaccine that has been tested less than a year when any other drug in the world requires 20 years before FDA approval...

And vaccine injuries will be incurred in record time 🤣 have fun with your needle pushing agenda

SINCE YOU KNOW THAT....SHUT IT DOWN!! STOP CHOSING MONEY OVER PEOPLE LIVES

I do not believe in the leadership and I’m not taking the vaccine and anyone has any common sense and do their research want take it either.

We take a risk every time we walk out of our doors, drive our cars etc.

This is just a bad flu and it’s curable! When someone died it’s because of the ventilator

He aint perfect, but at least he’s not a democrat. Thanks for giving it your best Gov.

There needs to be a complete lockdown for 2 weeks. Nobody move!

Interesting how there are only Covid deaths this year and no flu deaths.

There's no such thing as colds and allergies now...its all covid 😒

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We knew where what was being allowed to take place for the sake of the all mighty dollar world cost people with their health and life But the money from big events was all that mattered and guess what That still is more important than people and their lives

Tate Reeves: no, a statewide mask mandate will not work if it is not enforced!! If you can be fined for not wearing a seatbelt, you can be fined for not wearing a mask!! When do the rights of the selfish override MY rights to occasionally go to the store and feel safe because everyone is wearing a mask?

That guys is so dumb. Some of these counties have never been without a mask mandate and the cases are still rising.

No shit, Sherlock. You should have used your brain instead of following your now-defunct master and called a statewide mask mandate. Sorry excuse for leadership during a dire time.

CBS Special Sunday 11/22/20 mentioned Mississippi as one if the 3 states that is sitting on 14 Million dollars of CARES ACT funds that was suppose to be allocated to Nursing Homes. Where is that money and why hasn't it been distributes properly? Again, you've Shamed our state.

The “surge” is a distraction from the leftist media to distract us from the fraudulent election that took place. And we’re falling for it again.

We will just riot and protests then we will be good.

So could we have a state wide mask mandate? What could it hurt!?

Just like the flu and all they are doing is actually counting the deaths and cases and make it a big deal 🤦‍♂️ folks die every single day every minute and thats what they are possibly counting!! Free the world open everything up and say screw it if you get sick take meds if that dont work go to hospital if that dont work god just needed you with him!! End of story 🤦‍♂️😂

IT IS NEVER GOING AWAY why are people acting like the vaccines are a cure-all? they aren't. masks aren't either. everyone knows masks don't stop viruses. everyone. trash pick up, grocery stores, home depot, office dept, everywhere "essential" is open, THAT is where it is really spreading and everyone knows that BUT they cant shut those down, they're big business so they are killing the small businesses instead, yeah. way to go... and lets not forget amazon workers, and mail delivery.

Accept Linda blue Biden-Harris an move on nothing fraudulent

Masks don’t work period, look up the dang Dutch study findings(if you can find it), if masks did work they would not be letting dangerous felons out of jail daily all over the country! Herd immunity is the only way this will go away an this second surge is a complete lie, the tests were created to pop positive either way. I do not deny the presence of covid but is not as bad as they want us to believe and we need to be protecting our most vulnerable but the rest of us live our lives!!!

You mean it’s not going to disappear “like a miracle”

How many second surges are we on now? Yet, I still don't care.

Yeah you know why you're not going to tell us we can't do it? Because we don't care what you say. Fuck you

Wear the mask. Socially distance.

I guess u should have went against ur cult leader Trump and kept that mask mandate in order. Huh?!

Yeah you can fuck right the hell on off

Thanksgiving is 2 days away

It will not go away , as long as you keep mandating masks , Can't build an immunity , if your not exposed , try doing some research , instead of listening to your dem friends. asshat.

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Here's how you get rid of it. 1) Send all at risk people and pansies home for a month 2) gather everyone up in a big circle and pass around a bottle of whiskey [free government whiskey] until everyone is infected. Two weeks later we can all go out and play again.

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First Lady Elee Reeves

First Lady of Mississippi, Elee Williams Reeves, grew up in Tylertown where her parents emphasized the importance of education and giving back to the community.

After graduating from McComb High School, she pursued her degree at Millsaps College in Jackson, graduating with honors. Elee also holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Millsaps College.

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