Government

Disabled Voters
According to Christina Buie, Monroe County Clerk, team voting will be provided on Wednesday, August 1st, 2018. Anyone who is shut in and unable to...

Rep. Berry Pleased New Energy Legislation Already Lowering Missouri...
JEFFERSON CITY, MO – State Rep. T.J. Berry (R-38, Kearney) today thanked the Missouri Public Service Commission for ordering electric rates for...

Rep. Jim Hansen Capitol Report-General Assembly Concludes...
Rep. Jim Hansen Capitol Report 7/1/18 General Assembly Concludes Successful Session The members of the Missouri House and Senate finished...

Congressman Smith Capitol Report Celebrating Hard-Fought Independence
Congressman Smith Capitol Report Celebrating Hard-Fought Independence June 29, 2018 This Fourth of July, Americans all over the world will...

Governor Parson Signs Bill with Schoolchildren Health, Hunger and...
Governor Parson Signs Bill with Schoolchildren Health, Hunger and Hygiene Tax Credit JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Governor Parson has signed HB 1288...

Senator Jeanie Riddle Applauds the Signing of House Bill 1832 Into Law
JEFFERSON CITY — State Sen. Jeanie Riddle, R-Callaway County, applauds the former governor for signing House Bill 1832 into state law. This...

Some Regulations are Just Plain Dumb-A column by U.S. Senator...
Some regulations are just plain dumb. One of the more egregious examples I’ve encountered is a rule that required a Springfield-area magician to...

VA MISSION Act: Another Step Toward a Better VA-U.S. Senator Roy Blunt
This month, President Trump signed into law legislation that makes some of the most transformative improvements at the Department of Veterans...

Ag census deadline extended to July 30
The deadline for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s 2017 Census of Agriculture has been extended to July 30. Forms can be returned by mail or...

All Fishing Tournaments at Mark Twain Lake Must Register
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Mark Twain Lake would like to remind the boating public that all fishing tournaments held on Mark Twain Lake...

Greitens Resigns
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens resigned today, saying he won't allow his legal battles to continue to "cause pain and difficulty for the people I...

Senator Jeanie Riddle’s Capitol Column Crafting a Budget that...
During our time in the State Capitol, my colleagues and I are required by the Missouri Constitution to truly agree and finally pass a balanced state budget. The state’s...
Monroe County Commission Minutes Monday,
Monday, May 7 The Monroe County Commission met pursuant to adjournment, on Monday, May 7, with Mike Minor, Presiding Commis¬sioner and Associate Com¬missioners Mike...
Jim Hansen Capitol Report 4-30-18
House Gives First-Round Approval to Legislation to Legalize Medical Marijuana (HB 1554) The members of the Missouri House of Representative...

Sam Graves-Celebrating Small Businesses
Dear Friend, This week is National Small Business Week. Celebrated since 1963, our entrepreneurs and small business owners pour their blood,...