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The City of Laurel, Eggs & Issues: 2018 Session Recap
Apr
13

Eggs & Issues: 2018 Session Recap

Laurel Country Club 8:00AM


The 2018 Mississippi Legislative Session will come to an end soon, and our Jones County legislators want to share their insight and experiences with you. Join the Chamber for breakfast to hear how issues and bills from the 2018 session could impact the local business community.

Chamber member companies receive ONE FREE registration.

Additional member and nonmember tickets are $15.
Register online or call 601-649-3031.

Limited seating available. Please register by Friday, April 6.

 

More About the Speakers:

Senator Juan Barnett (D) – District 34

Legislative Experience:
2016-present

Education:
Heidelberg High School
Livingston University

Occupation:
Digital Technician AT&T

Committee Membership:
· Economic Development – Vice-Chair
· Agriculture
· Constitution
· Environment Prot, Cons and Water Res
· Finance
· Judiciary, Division A
· Municipalities
· Veterans and Military Affairs
 Senator Chris McDaniel (R) – District 42

Legislative Experience:
2008-present

Education:
Jones County Junior College
William Carey University
University of Mississippi School
of Law

Occupation:
Attorney, Partner of Hortman,
Harlow,Bassi, Robinson and
McDaniel, PLLC.

Committee Membership:
· Constitution – Chair
· Judiciary, Division B – Vice-Chair
· Appropriations
· Drug Policy
· Labor
· Municipalities

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Representative Donnie Scoggin (R) – District 89

Legislative Experience:           
2017-present

Education:
M.U.W MS
U.S.M. BS
J.C.J.C. AA

Occupation:
Nurse Practitioner

  Committee Membership:
· Agriculture
· County Affairs
· Judiciary B
· Judiciary En Banc
· Public Health and Human Services
· Universities and Colleges

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Representative Gary Staples (R) – District 88

Legislative Experience:
1988-1992; 2004-present

Education:
Glade High School
Jones Junior College
University of Southern Mississippi

  Occupation:
Retired Telecommunications (BellSouth)

Committee Membership:
· Energy – Vice-Chair
· Agriculture
· Appropriations
· Banking and Financial Services
· Public Utilities

 

 

 

 

 

 

Representative Omeria Scott (D) – District 80
Legislative Experience:
1993-present

Education:
University of Southern Mississippi

Occupation:
Nursing Home Administrator

Committee Membership:
· Insurance
· Medicaid
· Public Health and Human Services
· Tourism
· Ways and Means