Lamar County School District 

Lamar County School District's state funding for the 2016-2017 school year is $3,558,036 below the amount required by state law. Statewide, the Mississippi Adequate Education Program (MAEP), which funds teachers and classrooms, is underfunded by $172-million.

Since 2008, the last time the MAEP was fully funded, students in the Lamar County School District have been shorted a total of $35,864,624. During this period of annual losses for schools, state revenue has increased significantly and the share of the state budget allocated to the MAEP has shrunk.

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House District 87
Rep. Chris Johnson» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
P.O. Box 18247
Hattiesburg, MS  39404
(601) 270-1314 (C)
CAPITOL:
BSMT
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-3362
Email:
chjohnson@house.ms.gov
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House District 99
Rep. Bill Pigott» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
92 Pigott Easterling Rd
Tylertown, MS 39667
(601) 303-0988 (C)
CAPITOL:
Room 119-B
P. O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-3332
Email:
bpigott@house.ms.gov
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 Twitter:
@lifeofpigott
House District 100
Rep. Ken Morgan» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
1640 Highway 587
Morgantown, MS 39483
(601) 736-9688 (H)
(601) 731-4100 (C)
CAPITOL:
Room 119-C
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-5334
Email:
kmorgan@house.ms.gov
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House District 101
Rep. Brad Touchstone» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
84 Windstone 
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
(601) 602-6031 (W)
(601) 596-8134 (C)
CAPITOL:
BSMT
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-2419
Email:
btouchstone@house.ms.gov
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Twitter:
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Senate District 41
Sen. Joey Fillingane» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
8 Westbrook Drive
Sumrall, MS 39482
(601) 271-2070 (H)
(601) 264-3323 (W)
CAPITOL:
Room 215-C
P. O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-3246
Email:
jfillingane@senate.ms.gov
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Twitter:
@JoeyFillingane
Senate District 44
Sen. John A. Polk» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
53 Tidewater Rd
Hattiesburg, MS  39402
(601) 467-5117 (C)
CAPITOL:
Room 404-C
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-2395
Email:
jpolk@senate.ms.gov
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