Today, Governor Eric Greitens announced his plan to call the legislature back for a special session to protect the lives of the innocent unborn and protect women’s health. The session will focus on protecting pregnancy resource centers and proposals for common-sense health and safety standards in abortion clinics. Governor Greitens explained his announcement in a Facebook video, stating: “I’m pro-life, and I believe that we need to defend life and promote a culture…"Governor Greitens Announces Pro-Life Special Session"
Audit to deploy new fraud detection measures in examination of state’s nutrition assistance program; Review underway by State Auditor’s data analytics team as part of Budget Integrity SeriesJEFFERSON CITY, Mo (April 6, 2017) Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway has announced the start of an audit of the Department of Social Services’ food assistance program, formerly known as the Food Stamp Program. The review will be conducted by the newly-formed Data Analytics Technical Audit unit and…"Auditor Galloway announces fraud investigation into food assistance program"
Today Governor Eric Greitens posted a call for volunteers to join him at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery tomorrow at 3:00 PM to help clean up after the recent vandalism."Governor Greitens Calls for Volunteers Tomorrow after Vandalism of Jewish Cemetery"
Today, Governor Eric Greitens announced his pick for the head of the Missouri Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration, Chlora Lindley-Myers."Governor Greitens Appoints Chlora Lindley-Myers as DIFP Director"
Today, Governor Eric Greitens announced that Joel Walters, a Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, will be his choice for the new head of Missouri’s Department of Revenue."Governor Greitens Names Outsider, Businessman to Top Tax Job"
Today, Governor Eric Greitens announced that Dr. Randall Williams will be the state’s new Director of the Department of Health and Senior Services. The announcement was made via Facebook. The text of that announcement is below."Governor Eric Greitens Announces Department of Health and Senior Services Director"
Tonight, the Governor’s Office released the following statement from Governor Eric Greitens regarding his decision on the petition for clemency from Mark Christeson:"Governor Greitens Denies Clemency To Murder and Rapist"
On Thursday, Governor Eric Greitens will announce his budget for Fiscal Year 2018 via a budget address at a public school in Nixa, MO."Governor’s Budget Address Set for Thursday at Public School"
JEFFERSON CITY — Senate President Pro Tem Ron Richard, R-Joplin, announced Sen. Doug Libla, R-Poplar Bluff, will serve as Chairman of the Senate Small Business and Industry Committee during the 99th General Assembly."Sen. Doug Libla Named Chairman of the Senate Small Business Committee"