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This is the unofficial result of the August 4th Primary Election.
Greetings Friends of the 8th District! The weather has definitely been hot lately! As temperatures begin to soar, please remember to check in on our elderly family members and neighbors. Often times they will not reach out for help when they need it, so just a call to check up on them goes a long...
Building collapse at intersection of HWY13 and 116 HWY. Photo by Andrew Pratt
POLO, Mo. – Caldwell County Route 13 is now closed in Polo after a building collapsed into the roadway last night. Local maintenance crews from Missouri Department of Transportation have closed the road between Route 116 and Stoutmore Street until further notice for the safety of motorists. During...
Thousands of Missourians gathered in Jefferson City in April to protest Governor Parson's stay-at-home order.
A coalition of anti-lockdown groups across Missouri endorsed Dr. Jim Neely for governor today. Keep Missouri Open and its affiliates represent over 100,000 Missourians who rallied against Governor Parson's first stay-at-home order and who continue to advocate against a second lockdown that the...
Today, Governor Mike Parson signed SB 600 to help address violent crime in Missouri. SB 600 modifies and creates several provisions relating to dangerous felonies, including offenses of conspiracy, unlawful possession of firearms, criminal street gangs, and vehicle hijacking. “As Governor and a...
Greetings Friends of the 8th Legislative District! Let Freedom Ring…..  It's a holiday that many mark with its date, and while most simply refer to it as the Fourth of July, the people of this great nation cannot and should not forget its true designation as Independence Day. This special day is...
I, for one, support PEACEFUL protest. However, the things that have been occurring around the state and nation, I do not consider to be peaceful. When highways are blocked, the individuals causing the disruption should be held accountable. We cannot continue to allow destruction and violence. These...
We have sure experienced some things these last few months that I never dreamed I would ever see in my lifetime. The Governor has announced that Missouri will fully reopen and enter into Phase 2 on June 16. During Phase 2, there will be no statewide health order. All statewide restrictions will be...
Paying Tribute to Our Heroes As we head into the Memorial Day weekend, many of us will gather together for what may be the first time in months as we emerge from the coronavirus quarantine. As we happily spend time with our family and friends to enjoy the three-day weekend, these unusual and...
As I prepare this report, just two days remain in the 2020 legislative session. The final gavel falls at 6 p.m. Friday, May 15. Even with the loss of five weeks of legislative activity due to COVID-19, we were able to approve the annual state budget and pass several COVID-19 related bills. So far,...

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