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Missouri Political News: Senator Bill Eigel Receives Tax Foundation Award for Outstanding Achievement in State Tax Reform

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — Missouri State Senator Bill Eigel, R-Weldon Spring, was recognized by the Tax Foundation for his efforts to simplify and reform the Missouri state tax code. The Tax Foundation, headquartered in Washington, D.C., is a national non-profit, non-partisan research organization that generally favors lower taxation.  In October, Sen. Eigel received the organization’s … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Senator Bill Eigel Receives Tax Foundation Award for Outstanding Achievement in State Tax Reform

Missouri Political News: Senator Caleb Rowden Elected as Missouri Senate’s Next Majority Floor Leader

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Yesterday, members of the Missouri Senate Majority Caucus elected Senator Caleb Rowden, R-Columbia, to serve as the Senate’s next majority floor leader. “I am humbled by my colleagues’ vote of confidence,” said Sen. Rowden.  “I first entered into public service because, as a soon-to-be new father, I wanted to play an … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Senator Caleb Rowden Elected as Missouri Senate’s Next Majority Floor Leader

McCaskill Loses Re-Election To Republican Challenger Hawley

It’s an end of an era after Senator Claire McCaskill lost her bid for re-election to the U.S. Senate.  The Democratic lawmaker from Missouri was defeated by Republican challenger, Attorney General Josh Hawley. During her concession speech, McCaskill appeared upbeat. “I know my mouth gets me into trouble and I’ve had to be careful.  Not … Continue reading McCaskill Loses Re-Election To Republican Challenger Hawley

Missouri News: Statement from Senator Jamilah Nasheed Regarding Darnell Gray

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — Missouri State Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, issued the following statement regarding the news about Darnell Gray, a four-year-old boy from Jefferson City, Missouri, whose body was recently found after being missing for several days: “On behalf of the residents of the 5th District, I offer our condolences and prayers to … Continue reading Missouri News: Statement from Senator Jamilah Nasheed Regarding Darnell Gray

Missouri News: Senator Bob Dixon Discusses the Importance of Passing House Bill 2

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Sen. Bob Dixon, R-Springfield, met with members of the press following the conclusion of the extraordinary session.  During the press conference, Sen. Dixon highlighted the importance of House Bill 2 and explained how treatment courts have proven to be an effective tool in reducing recidivism rates and encouraging offenders … Continue reading Missouri News: Senator Bob Dixon Discusses the Importance of Passing House Bill 2

Missouri News: Senator Bob Onder Responds to Union Lawsuit Against HB 1413

LAKE SAINT LOUIS, MO — This session the Missouri General Assembly passed HB 1413, the Government Worker Protection Act, a law to enact comprehensive government union reform, including provisions calling for workplace democracy through re-certification elections, paycheck protection, financial accountability, and greater transparency through the collective bargaining process.  Yesterday a group of government unions filed … Continue reading Missouri News: Senator Bob Onder Responds to Union Lawsuit Against HB 1413