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RELEASED QUESTIONS - 18th District State Senate Forum (O'Laughlin,...
As promised, we stated that we would release two questions one week ahead of the State Senate Forum, being held at the Macon Middle School Gym on...


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


Governor Parson Signs Bill with Schoolchildren Health, Hunger and...
JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Governor Parson has signed HB 1288 that includes an amendment to benefit schoolchildren. State Representative Kathryn Swan...


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...


Most 529 Program Puts Students on the Path Toward Academic Success
By: Missouri State Treasurer Eric Schmitt A quality education is more important in today’s workforce than it has ever been in the past, yet the...


UPDATE: Macon to host State Senate Forum - O’Laughlin, Redmon,...
It is with great excitement that we at the Home Press announce to our subscribers and other citizens within in the Macon area that on July 12, the...


Missouri State Highway Patrol Joins Operation Dry Water
Colonel Sandra K. Karsten, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, announces the Patrol's participation in Operation Dry Water....


Clemency and Pardon Decisions Made
Governor Greitens Announces Clemency and Pardon Decisions Today, Governor Greitens commuted sentences and issued pardons for several...


Governor Greitens Signs 77 Bills into Law on His Last Day in Office
Governor Greitens Signs 77 Bills into Law Today, Governor Eric Greitens signed 77 bills into law. “Our top priority has always been getting results for the people of...
Governor Greitens Signs 77 Bills into Law on His Last Day in Office
Governor Greitens Signs 77 Bills into Law Today, Governor Eric Greitens signed 77 bills into law. “Our top priority has always been getting...


Greitens Press Statement
Good afternoon. Today I am announcing that I will resign as governor of Missouri effective Friday, June 1, at 5 p.m. I came to office to fight for...


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...


Good Year for Rural Missouri’s Priorities in the State Capitol
By Eric Bohl  Despite the tremendous distractions in Missouri politics this spring, the 2018 Missouri legislative session ended with several big wins for both rural...
STATEMENT FROM REPRESENTATIVE CRAIG REDMON ON THE PASSING OF...
Today, the Missouri Legislature finalized their work on the FY 2019 budget. This budget includes priorities for the state and many for northeast...