Independent Legislature Theory
Credit: Kevin Siers, The Charlotte Observer, NC / CTNewsJunkie via Cagle Cartoons / ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

Today’s editorial cartoon is based on Thursday’s news from Mississippi, where the Ethics Commission held its likely final discussion on the Mississippi Free Press’ complaint against the State House of Representatives, restating their disagreements over the commission’s decision to declare the Mississippi Legislature “not a public body” under the Open Meetings Act.

Read the news story here: Ethics Commission To Affirm Mississippi Legislature Not A ‘Public Body’

Kevin Siers is the staff cartoonist for The Charlotte Observer in North Carolina. His cartoons are syndicated nationally by Cagle Cartoons.

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