Missouri Political News

Missouri Political News: Missouri Governor Parson Attends Working Lunch with President Trump

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Yesterday, Missouri Governor Parson attended a working lunch with President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence to discuss best practices and lay out Missouri’s top priorities, including infrastructure and workforce development. “In order for Missouri to move forward, we must work together to address major issues, including infrastructure and workforce … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Missouri Governor Parson Attends Working Lunch with President Trump

Missouri News: Missouri Auditor Galloway releases audit of Sugar Creek Municipal Court

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today released the audit of Sugar Creek Municipal Court, which serves portions of Clay and Jackson counties.  The report, which received an overall rating of fair, includes recommendations in several areas to improve oversight and record keeping. “Lack of appropriate oversight heightens the risk of errors … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Auditor Galloway releases audit of Sugar Creek Municipal Court

Missouri Political News: Missouri Auditor Galloway’s audit of Kinloch Fire Protection District finds $98,000 in inappropriate, unsupported spending

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway has found more than $98,000 in missing funds and unsupported expenditures during her audit of the Kinloch Fire Protection District, located in St. Louis County.  The audit was initiated after the district failed to comply with a state law that sets requirements for when fire protection … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Missouri Auditor Galloway’s audit of Kinloch Fire Protection District finds $98,000 in inappropriate, unsupported spending

Missouri Political News: Statement from Senator Jamilah Nasheed on the Appointment of Missouri’s Next Lieutenant Governor, Mike Kehoe

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — Missouri State Senator Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, issued the following statement relating to the announcement of Missouri’s next lieutenant governor: “I’ve known Mike Kehoe for many years and have always appreciated his willingness to join me in passing good public policy to help the families and businesses of St. Louis succeed.  … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Statement from Senator Jamilah Nasheed on the Appointment of Missouri’s Next Lieutenant Governor, Mike Kehoe

Missouri Political News: Missouri political leaders support Lt. Governor Mike Kehoe

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Lieutenant Governor Mike Kehoe released the following statement: “When Governor Parson called and asked me to assist him in this great endeavor, it was one of the most humbling and unbelievable days in my life.  And like the governor, I do believe that public service is a privilege, and one … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Missouri political leaders support Lt. Governor Mike Kehoe

Missouri Political News: Missouri Senator Jeanie Riddle Applauds Appointment of New Lieutenant Governor, Mike Kehoe

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — Missouri State Senator Jeanie Riddle, R-Callaway County, issued the following statement regarding the appointment of Sen. Mike Kehoe, R-Jefferson City, as Missouri’s next lieutenant governor. “I commend the governor for his appointment of Sen. Mike Kehoe as Missouri’s next lieutenant governor.  I have known Mike for almost a decade, during that … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Missouri Senator Jeanie Riddle Applauds Appointment of New Lieutenant Governor, Mike Kehoe

Missouri Political News: Missouri Lawmakers React to Governor Parson’s Speech During Joint Legislative Session

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — The new Missouri governor addressed lawmakers during a joint legislative session on Monday, June 11.  Following the speech, lawmakers from both sides of the aisle reacted to the governor’s first major address to the Missouri General Assembly. SOURCE: news provided by SENATE.MO.GOV

Missouri News: Missouri AG Hawley Announces a $100 Million Multistate Settlement with Citibank for Manipulating Interest Rate Benchmarks

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today announced a $100 million multistate settlement with Citibank for fraudulent conduct involving U.S. Dollar (USD) LIBOR.  This is a benchmark interest rate that affects financial instruments worth trillions of dollars and has a widespread impact on global markets and consumers. The investigation was conducted by … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri AG Hawley Announces a $100 Million Multistate Settlement with Citibank for Manipulating Interest Rate Benchmarks