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Schmitt says SB4 will make Missouri more competitive

Schmitt says SB4 will make Missouri more competitive

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – For many legislators with districts bordering neighboring states, competitiveness is a constant concern. Sen. Eric Schmitt, R-Glendale, has filed SB4, which was voted out of committee this morning, which he says would provide historic broad based tax relief for Missourians. The bill, which is consistent with the legislation he filed last


House sends Right-to-Work to Senate

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri lawmakers advanced a Right-to-Work measure to the senate today, leaping a major hurdle from last year and placing responsibility for the legislation squarely on the shoulders of the Missouri Senate. A committee substitute bill combined nearly identical Right-to-Work legislation from Rep. Eric Burlison, R-Springfield, and Rep. Bill Lant, R-Bella Vista.

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Race for governor heats up as Hanaway touts legislative support

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Two of the Republicans who have declared their candidacy for Missouri Governor in 2016 have wasted little time in campaigning, and at least one of them is hoping to rally the heart of their support from inside the state’s legislature. State Auditor Tom Schweich and former Missouri House Speaker, Catherine Hanaway,