“Highlights with Hegeman” for the Week of July 4: More Help for Rural Missouri

To me, the role of state government is to help as many of our citizens who need that extra “hand…

Audio: This Date in Missouri Senate History for July 3

JEFFERSON CITY — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews July 3, 1919, the day the Missouri Senate ratified the…

Statement from Sen. Lincoln Hough Regarding Vetoed Tax Rebate Program

Statement from Senator Lincoln Hough Regarding Vetoed Tax Rebate Program Jefferson City — State Sen. Lincoln Hough, R-Springfield, issued the…

Sen. Barbara Anne Washington’s Legislative Column for the Week of June 27, 2022

Week of June 27, 2022 Abortion Now Effectively Illegal in Missouri After Court Strikes Down Roe Abortion became illegal in…

Audio: This Week in the Missouri Senate for July 1

JEFFERSON CITY — This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews beginning of Fiscal Year 2023, which starts today. Original Source

Sen. Bill White’s Compassionate Care Legislation Signed into Law

Senator Bill White’s Compassionate Care Legislation Signed into Law Jefferson City — State Sen. Bill White, R-Joplin, applauds the governor…

Senator Karla Eslinger’s Legislative Column for July 1, 2022

Celebrating Liberty Like so many of you, I’m looking forward to gathering with friends and family to celebrate the July…

Audio: This Date in Missouri Senate History for July 1

JEFFERSON CITY — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews July 1, 1917, the day Missouri’s first income tax took…

Senator Holly Rehder’s Legislative Column for June 30, 2022

A New Approach to Homelessness Six thousand, five hundred. That’s how many people are homeless in Missouri on any given…

Senator Holly Thompson Rehder’s Homelessness Measure Becomes Law

JEFFERSON CITY — Creating more effective solutions to homelessness in Missouri became closer to reality as legislation sponsored by Sen.…

Election Reform Legislation Signed into Law

JEFFERSON CITY — Passed by the General Assembly and signed into law by the governor, House Bill 1878 aims to…

Sen. Sandy Crawford Applauds Governor for Signing Insurance Bill into Law

Senator Sandy Crawford Applauds Governor for Signing Insurance Bill into Law Jefferson City — State Sen. Sandy Crawford, R-Buffalo, applauds…

Senator Doug Beck’s Health Care Legislation to Help Children with Epilepsy Signed into Law

For Immediate Release: June 30, 2022 Contact: Lillian A. Williams, 573-751-0220 Senator Doug Beck’s Health Care Legislation to Help Children…

Sen. Justin Brown’s Legislative Column for June 30, 2022

Celebrating Democracy Across our great nation, Americans will come together to celebrate the anniversary of our independence from Great Britain.…

Senator Tony Luetkemeyer’s Legislative Column for June 30, 2022

A Reason to Celebrate Like so many other Americans, I’ve been looking forward to celebrating the Independence Day holiday. With…

Sen. Sandy Crawford’s Capitol Report for the Week of June 27

July 4 is Independence Day, and many of us will celebrate by hosting barbecues, attending parades and watching fireworks light…

Sen. Sandy Crawford Applauds Governor for Signing Local Government Bill into Law

Senator Sandy Crawford Applauds Governor for Signing Local Government Bill into Law Jefferson City — State Sen. Sandy Crawford, R-Buffalo,…

Sen. Sandy Crawford Commends Governor for Signing Election Integrity Bill into Law

Senator Sandy Crawford Commends Governor for Signing Election Integrity Bill into Law Jefferson City — State Sen. Sandy Crawford, R-Buffalo,…

Senator Cierpiot’s Priority Utility Bill Signed Into Law

JEFFERSON CITY — State Sen. Mike Cierpiot, R–Lee’s Summit, applauds the governor for signing his priority utility legislation into law…

Audio: The Missouri Senate Minute for June 28

JEFFERSON CITY — Fiscal Year 2023 will start Friday, July 1. Original Source

Sen. Tony Luetkemeyer’s KCPD Funding Bill Signed by Governor

JEFFERSON CITY — Legislation sponsored by State Sen. Tony Luetkemeyer, R-Parkville, to increase funding for the Kansas City Police Department…

“Highlights with Hegeman” for the Week of June 27: Celebrating Our Independence

Independence Day is one of my favorite holidays because of the history it represents. The 4th of July is more…

Statement from Senator Mike Cierpiot Regarding the Overturning of Roe V. Wade

JEFFERSON CITY — State Sen. Mike Cierpiot, R–Lee’s Summit, issued the following statement relating to the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent…

Sen. Holly Thompson Rehder’s Legislative Column for June 27, 2022

Powerful Medicine to Combat Addiction In the weeks following each legislative session, the governor reviews bills passed by the General…

Audio: This Date in Missouri Senate History for June 27

JEFFERSON CITY — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews June 27, 1807, the day the Territorial Legislature passed a…

Audio: This Date in Missouri Senate History for June 25

JEFFERSON CITY — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews June 25, 1866, the day Lincoln Institute was incorporated. Original…

Sen. Andrew Koenig’s Capitol Report on Roe v. Wade Decision

Missouri Becomes First State to Effectively End Abortion On Friday, June 24, in a landmark decision by the Supreme Court…

Senator Denny Hoskins Applauds U.S. Supreme Court’s Overturn of Roe v. Wade

JEFFERSON CITY — Senator Denny Hoskins, R-Warrensburg, expressed support for the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling overturning the 1973 Roe v.…

Sen. Rick Brattin Praises Pro-Life Ruling Overturning Roe v. Wade

Senator Rick Brattin Praises Pro-Life Ruling Overturning Roe v. Wade JEFFERSON CITY — State Sen. Rick Brattin, R-Harrisonville, issued the…

Audio: This Week in the Missouri Senate for June 24

JEFFERSON CITY — This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews House Bill 2005, legislation that modifies provisions relating to eminent…