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State Rep. Trey Lamar outlines the House income tax elimination, teacher pay raise plans

By: Frank Corder - January 13, 2022

Rep. Trey Lamar

The Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee believes both proposals to be a historic step for Mississippi. Watch the interview.

State Rep. Trey Lamar, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, joined Y’all Politics on Thursday to discuss the state income tax elimination plan passed by the House this week. The bill is a slimmed down version of the proposal offered last session. Lamar presented the bill on the floor ahead of the vote.

The Chairman also offered his thoughts on the House passed plan to raise teacher pay to above the regional and national average as well as how the chamber will handle the medical marijuana bill when it reaches the House from the Senate in the coming days.

Watch the full interview below.

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Frank Corder

Frank Corder is a native of Pascagoula. For nearly two decades, he has reported and offered analysis on government, public policy, business and matters of faith. Frank’s interviews, articles, and columns have been shared throughout Mississippi as well as in national publications such as the Daily Caller. He is a frequent guest on radio and television, providing insight and commentary on the inner workings of the Magnolia State. Frank has served his community in both elected and appointed public office, hosted his own local radio and television programs, and managed private businesses all while being an engaged husband and father.