Although often referred to as Mississippi's think tank, the John C. Stennis Institute of Government is much more. If the legislature needs a definitive study on the effects of a change in state law, a municipal government desires a salary survey, or an association of government officials requests training on the latest legal issues, the Institute responds with its wide variety of resources.... READ More
Elected to the United States Senate in 1947 with the promise to "plow a straight furrow to the end of the row," John C. Stennis recognized the need for an organization to assist governments with a wide range of issues and to better equip citizens to participate in the political process. In 1976, Senator Stennis set the mission parameters and ushered in the development of a policy research and assistance institute which was to bear his name as an acknowledgment of his service to the people of Mississippi..... READ More
- W. Martin "Marty" Wiseman, Ph.D.
- Breen, Joseph "Dallas"
- Carter, Rachael
- Dyar, Dianne
- Elbert, Tyson
- Fratesi, Joe, Ph.D.
- Funderburg, LeeAnn
- Hardwick, Phil
- Hays, Bonnie
- Jones, Claudette
- Markham, Jeffrey, Ph.D.
- McKinney, Dexter
- Murdock, Jeremy
- Phillips, Judith
- Quarles, Lydia
- Riley, Frank, Jr.
- Young, Joe B.
We have dozens of graduate assistants and student workers.
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