U. S. Representative Steve Palazzo addresses a packed lecture room during a Town Hall Meeting at the MGCCC Jackson County campus in Gautier in 2012.
U. S. Representative Steve Palazzo addresses a packed lecture room during a Town Hall Meeting at the MGCCC Jackson County campus in Gautier in 2012. TIM ISBELL ttisbell@sunherald.com File
U. S. Representative Steve Palazzo addresses a packed lecture room during a Town Hall Meeting at the MGCCC Jackson County campus in Gautier in 2012. TIM ISBELL ttisbell@sunherald.com File

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