Governor Greitens

Missouri Political News: Missouri State Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson statement on the resignation of Governor Greitens

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson released the following statement late yesterday regarding Governor Greitens’ resignation: Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson states, “With Governor Greitens’ decision to resign from office, he has put the best interests of our state and all Missourians at the forefront where they belong. This is a decision that … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Missouri State Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson statement on the resignation of Governor Greitens

Kansas City News: Statement from K.C. Mayor Sly James on the Resignation of Missouri Governor Eric Greitens

Kansas City, MO – Kansas City Mayor Sly James gave the following statement in response to the resignation of Governor Eric Greitens: “It’s sad and unfortunate that our state has had to witness politics at its worst. Missourians need their leaders to find sustainable solutions to critical issues like education, healthcare, infrastructure and gun violence.  … Continue reading Kansas City News: Statement from K.C. Mayor Sly James on the Resignation of Missouri Governor Eric Greitens

Missouri Political News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Statement on Governor Greitens’ Resignation

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney Josh Hawley today issued the following statement: “Governor Greitens has done the right thing today,” Hawley said.  “I wish incoming Governor Mike Parson well, and stand ready to assist him in his transition.  This Office’s work for the people of Missouri goes forward.” Governor Eric Greitens Resigns. ____ SOURCE: news … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Statement on Governor Greitens’ Resignation

Missouri News: Missouri Governor Eric Greitens Signs SCR 49

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Today, Missouri Governor Eric Greitens signed SCR 49, which moves the referendum on a Freedom to Work law from the November general election to the August primary ballot. Statement from Governor Eric Greitens: “Missouri is open for business. With strong conservative reforms like Freedom to Work, we’ve been able to help … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Governor Eric Greitens Signs SCR 49

Missouri News: Statement from State Auditor Nicole Galloway on taxpayer-funded private attorneys hired by Governor Greitens

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today received additional information regarding concerns she expressed about the payment of private attorneys representing the Governor as he faces disciplinary action before the legislature.  A letter from the Attorney General expressed doubt as to the Office of the Governor’s legal authority to hire private counsel.  … Continue reading Missouri News: Statement from State Auditor Nicole Galloway on taxpayer-funded private attorneys hired by Governor Greitens

Missouri Political News: Governor Greitens Appoints Thomas McCarthy as Associate Circuit Court Judge for St. Louis City

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Governor Eric Greitens has appointed Thomas A. McCarthy, of St. Louis, as Associate Circuit Court Judge for the 22nd Judicial Circuit, which covers the City of St. Louis.  He will replace the Honorable Scott Millikan, whom Governor Greitens appointed to the circuit bench last month. Thomas McCarthy, a lifelong resident … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Governor Greitens Appoints Thomas McCarthy as Associate Circuit Court Judge for St. Louis City

Missouri Governor Greitens signs proclamation to honor State of Missouri employees during Public Service Recognition Week

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Governor Eric Greitens signed a proclamation to declare Friday, May 11, 2018 as Public Service Recognition Day in the State of Missouri to honor Missouri’s public servants during the National Public Service Recognition Week. Public Service Recognition Week is being celebrated across the country from May 6-12 to thank Americans … Continue reading Missouri Governor Greitens signs proclamation to honor State of Missouri employees during Public Service Recognition Week

Missouri Governor Greitens Announces Additional Funding for Veterans Homes

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Today, Missouri Governor Eric Greitens announced that the Missouri Veterans Commission has secured a total of over $25 million from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs for construction projects at Missouri Veterans Homes.  Funding for these projects is included in the VA’s State Home Priority Construction Grant List for 2018. … Continue reading Missouri Governor Greitens Announces Additional Funding for Veterans Homes