May 10, 2011

In Memoriam Senator Jack Gordon, Mississippi

The Southern Legislative Conference marks the passing of Mississippi State Senator Jack Gordon, Jr., a member of the SLC Fiscal Affairs & Government Operations Committee. With nearly four decades in the state Legislature and 12 years as chair of the Mississippi Senate Appropriations Committee, Senator Gordon was known as a master of the state budget process. Flags in Mississippi flew at half staff on May 9, 2011, in remembrance and respect for the late senator. For more information, please click here.