ROGELIO V. SOLIS/ASSOCIATED PRESS 
 Republican Reps. Mac Huddleston of Pontotoc, left, Donnie Bell of Fulton, center and Vince Mangold of Brookhaven, wait for the House to end the long Friday morning recess at the Capitol in Jackson. Instead, they broke for lunch to return that afternoon. The House had an extraordinarily contentious Thursday, and it was unclear how much they would accomplish Friday as they were in recess much of the morning.
ROGELIO V. SOLIS/ASSOCIATED PRESS Republican Reps. Mac Huddleston of Pontotoc, left, Donnie Bell of Fulton, center and Vince Mangold of Brookhaven, wait for the House to end the long Friday morning recess at the Capitol in Jackson. Instead, they broke for lunch to return that afternoon. The House had an extraordinarily contentious Thursday, and it was unclear how much they would accomplish Friday as they were in recess much of the morning. Rogelio V. Solis AP
ROGELIO V. SOLIS/ASSOCIATED PRESS Republican Reps. Mac Huddleston of Pontotoc, left, Donnie Bell of Fulton, center and Vince Mangold of Brookhaven, wait for the House to end the long Friday morning recess at the Capitol in Jackson. Instead, they broke for lunch to return that afternoon. The House had an extraordinarily contentious Thursday, and it was unclear how much they would accomplish Friday as they were in recess much of the morning. Rogelio V. Solis AP

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