Cigarette Tax/Medicaid Public Opinion Survey

Mississippians Show Strong Support for $1 Cigarette Tax Increase to Fund Medicaid

MHAP Free Clinic Resource List

MHAP has compiled a Free Clinic Resource List for Mississippians who are uninsured in
North, Central and South Mississippi.

Barbour Caves on Tobacco Tax

Roy Mitchell, director of the Mississippi Health Advocacy Program, said the tax should be about $1 a pack, if Barbour was serious about the tax being a health issue.

The Candidates and Mississippi Health Care

“We have to include the public in addressing these needs, they deal with this on a daily basis,” said Roy Mitchell, director, Mississippi Health Advocacy Program.

A Seat at the Table: Community Dialogues on the Impact of Tax Policy on Health Care in Mississippi

MHAP has partnered with the Children’s Defense Fund and the Mississippi Economic Policy Center to conduct a series of interactive community discussions on health care in Mississippi.The dialogues will be held in Gulfport, Greenville, Hattiesburg, Meridian, and Tupelo.