Government

Governor Parson and First Lady Teresa Parson to Host First Annual...
(JEFFERSON CITY, MO) – On Saturday, February 16, 2019, Governor Mike Parson and First Lady Teresa Parson will host the first annual Heart for the...

State Capitol-Public Records and Budget Recommendations
The most excitement in the State Capitol this week centered on debate and passage of a controversial House bill originating from the “Clean...

EPA Advances President Trump’s Infrastructure Agenda in the Midwest...
(Lenexa, Kan., Feb. 7, 2019) - As highlighted in President Trump’s State of the Union address and in support of the President’s Infrastructure...

MACON COUNTY COMMISSION ACCUSED OF FAILURE TO PAY SPECIAL PROSECUTOR
(MACON, MO) On January 22nd, 2019, the Macon County Commissioners were ordered to appear in court per a motion for contempt filed by Jordan L....

USA MAKES DEBUT ON LIST OF DEADLIEST NATIONS FOR JOURNALISTS
According to Reporters Without Borders, the United States for the first time is listed in the top six most deadliest nations in the world, for...

Bump Stocks BANNED - Trump Administration Rolls-Out Federal Regulation
(WASHINGTON, DC) Bump stocks which make it quicker and faster for a semi-automatic weapons to be fired, harnessing the recoil of the gun to "bump"...

Governor Parson Makes Appointments to Boards and Commissions
(JEFFERSON CITY, MO) – Today, Governor Parson announced nine appointments to various boards and commissions. Sherman “Bill” Birkes, of Joplin, was appointed to the...
House Speaker Todd Richardson Appointed as MO HealthNet Director
New Director to Stabilize Role and Tackle Challenges of Modernizing and Transforming Healthcare for Missourians (JEFFERSON CITY, MO) - On Monday,...

Social Security Announces 2.8 Percent Benefit Increase for 201
Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for more than 67 million Americans will increase 2.8 percent in 2019, the Social...

Governor Parson Applauds USDA Infrastructure Grants for Rural Missouri
Governor Parson Applauds USDA Infrastructure Grants for Rural Missouri Missouri Communities Receiving Upwards of 700K for Improvements (JEFFERSON...

THE MINUTES OF THE MEETING OF THE BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS
September 17, 2018   The regular meeting of the Board of Public Works was held on Monday, September 17, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers.  Those in...
United States becomes #1 Oil Producer in the World - Unseats Saudi...
Reported by CNN, for the first time since 1973, the United States has "reclaimed its throne in the oil industry." With the US Shale Oil Boom,...

Hollywood Star Attending Springfield Trump Rally
Joy Villa, a Hollywood Star, is attending the Make America Great Again Rally in Springfield, Missouri today. Villa made waves when she wore a dress...

Governor Parson Makes Appointments to Boards and Commissions
Governor Parson today announced five new appointments to various boards and commissions. Charlie Brown, of St. Charles, was appointed to the...

BREAKING: Senator Claire McCaskill (D-Missouri) will "VOTE NO" on...
In a public released statement on Wednesday September 19th, Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill stated that she will vote no on the Supreme Court...