Government

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...


President Trump CANCELS trip to Missouri due to Hurricane Florence
President Donald Trump was scheduled to hold a "Make America Great Again" Rally in Cape Girardeau, Missouri on September 13th campaigning for...


PRESIDENT TRUMP TO VISIT MISSOURI
On Thursday September 13th at seven in the evening, President Donald Trump will hold a “Make America Great Again” rally in Cape Girardeau as a...


O'LAUGHLIN TRIUMPHS IN AUGUST PRIMARY
Conservative outsider, businesswoman, Christian, wife, mother and grandmother, Cindy O'Laughlin from Shelbina, Missouri, defeated three seasoned...


MIssouri 18th District State Senate Race - FINAL STATEMENTS
I contacted all Republican Candidates for the Missouri 18th District State Senate Race (there is only one Democrat running). Those Republican...


How we work to protect taxpayers from waste, fraud and mismanagement
Personal bills paid with public funds… bank documents and official minutes falsified… more than $60,000 in taxpayer money missing. The plot of a TV...


McCaskill, Blunt Call for Drought Assistance for Missouri Farmers...
McCaskill, Blunt Call for Drought Assistance for Missouri Farmers and Ranchers As Missouri faces worst drought since 2012, Senators request...