Mike Parson

Missouri Governor Parson Announces New Approach to Economic and Workforce Development, Calls for Reorganization of State Government

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Jan. 17, 2019 – Missouri Governor Mike Parson issued multiple executive orders today announcing a major restructuring of four state agencies in an effort to improve economic and workforce development in Missouri. “When you look at our economy, you see a lot of good things—low unemployment, job growth, wage growth,” Governor … Continue reading Missouri Governor Parson Announces New Approach to Economic and Workforce Development, Calls for Reorganization of State Government

Missouri News: Missouri Governor Michael L. Parson Delivers 2019 State of the State Address

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Jan. 16, 2019 – Today, Missouri Governor Michael L. Parson delivered his first State of the State Address to a Joint Session of the 100th Missouri General Assembly. The Governor’s speech focused on his two core priorities, workforce development and infrastructure.  The Governor stated these are the right priorities to ensure … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Governor Michael L. Parson Delivers 2019 State of the State Address

Missouri News: Governor Michael L. Parson Makes Appointments to Various Boards and County Offices

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Jan. 9, 2019 – Missouri Governor Parson today announced fifteen appointments to various commissions and offices. Nyle Bowyer, of Brunswick, was appointed as the Chariton County Coroner. Bowyer is the Technology Coordinator for Brunswick R-II School District and Northwestern R-I School District and is a part-time EMT-B for Saline County Ambulance … Continue reading Missouri News: Governor Michael L. Parson Makes Appointments to Various Boards and County Offices

Missouri News: Governor Parson, Director Chinn to Honor Agriculture Leaders during 48th Missouri Governor’s Conference on Agriculture

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Jan. 7, 2017 – Agriculture leaders from across Missouri will receive high honors in front of hundreds of farmers, ranchers and agriculture leaders during the 48th Missouri Governor’s Conference on Agriculture.  During the Missouri Agriculture Awards Luncheon, Gov. Parson and Director of Agriculture Chris Chinn will present recipients of the Missouri Agriculture … Continue reading Missouri News: Governor Parson, Director Chinn to Honor Agriculture Leaders during 48th Missouri Governor’s Conference on Agriculture

Missouri News: Missouri Governor Parson, Director Chinn Commend President Trump, Congress for Finalizing Farm Bill

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — Today, Governor Mike Parson and Director of Agriculture Chris Chinn praised President Donald Trump for quickly signing the 2018 Farm Bill, also known as the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018, into law. “Time and time again, farmers and ranchers are asked to produce more food with fewer resources,” said Governor Parson.  … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Governor Parson, Director Chinn Commend President Trump, Congress for Finalizing Farm Bill

Missouri News: Missouri Governor Mike Parson Announces Scott Fitzpatrick as the Next State Treasurer of Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — Yesterday, Missouri Governor Mike Parson announced Scott Fitzpatrick as the next State Treasurer of Missouri. Governor Parson said, “I am honored to appoint Scott Fitzpatrick as the next State Treasurer.  Scott has built his career, as a small business owner and legislator, with a proven track record of being a wise … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Governor Mike Parson Announces Scott Fitzpatrick as the Next State Treasurer of Missouri

Missouri News: Governor Parson Signs Executive Order 18-12 that Establishes the Missouri 2020 Complete Count Committee

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — Governor Parson signed Executive Order 18-12 establishing the Missouri 2020 Complete Count Committee. The purpose of this committee is to heighten awareness for the 2020 Census and coordinate messaging and community outreach in hard-to-count areas of Missouri.  An accurate census count is the bedrock of U.S. democracy, and it is a … Continue reading Missouri News: Governor Parson Signs Executive Order 18-12 that Establishes the Missouri 2020 Complete Count Committee

Missouri Political News: Missouri Governor Parson Makes Six Appointments to Boards and Commissions

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — Friday, Missouri Governor Mike Parson announced six appointments to various boards and commissions. Dr. Cindy Herrmann Baker, of Ozark, was appointed to the Committee for Professional Counselors. Dr. Baker is the owner of four counseling-related companies: Baker Consulting Services, LLC; Touchstone Counseling, LLC; Touchstone Helping Families; and Garden of Healing, LLC.  … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Missouri Governor Parson Makes Six Appointments to Boards and Commissions