The Magnolia State

Mississippi is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States. Mississippi is the 32nd most extensive and 32nd most populous of the 50 states. It is bordered by Tennessee to the north, Alabama to the east, the Gulf of Mexico and Louisiana to the south and Arkansas and Louisiana to the west. The state's western boundary is largely defined by the Mississippi River. Jackson, with a population of approximately 175,000 people, is both the state's capital and largest city.

Measures of Freedom

Freedom in the 50 States 2015-2016 | Mississippi | Cato Institute
2014: Overall rank: 36, fiscal policy rank: 41, regulatory policy rank: 11, personal freedom rank: 47, economic freedom rank: 28
LP State-by-State Membership Numbers, Libertarian Party News, Apr 2006
31 Dec 2005: Number of Members: 62

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