Lawmakers return for special session next week - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Lawmakers return for special session next week

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Governor Haley Barbour and state lawmakers return to the capitol next week for a special session.

On Friday they will consider an incentive package for a $500 million dollar economic development project in hopes of attracting more jobs to the state.

The Governor says the project will bring in about $85 million dollars in wages and direct purchases plus 1,000 direct and indirect jobs through the company and local suppliers.

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