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House, Senate Leaders Call for Public Hearings to Investigate Nixon's Response to Ferguson

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri Senate and House leaders today called for public hearings to investigate Gov. Jay Nixon’s response to the unrest in Ferguson, and to determine if emergency appropriations are necessary to fund operations for the Missouri State Highway Patrol and Missouri National Guard. 385 more words


Honoring our Veterans

When colonial troops in the Revolutionary War fought to form a new nation founded on self-governance, they were willing to lay down their lives for a democratic experiment with a far from certain outcome. 395 more words

In The District

House Republicans Outline 2015 Legislative Priorities

On November 4, Missouri voters elected the largest Republican majority to the House of Representatives in the state’s history. The trust you have placed in our 118-member caucus is a tremendous responsibility. 314 more words


Rep. Dave Hinson dishes on being a small business owner

State Representative Dave Hinson knows there are a lot of misconceptions about small business owners out there.

“There’s this idea that if you own a business, you’re automatically rich,” Dave says. 954 more words


Recap: Amendment 7 Legislative Roll Call

In the 2014 legislative session in Missouri, we witnessed the Republican led legislature sponsor the largest tax increase in Missouri history. On the final vote, Almost 2/3rds in the Missouri House and Senate voted for the tax increase. 183 more words