Category: Senate

Romine protests state park built with settlement funds

Romine protests state park built with settlement funds

ALTON, Mo. – Sen. Gary Romine, R-Farmington, joined a growing chorus of legislative voices from southern and southeast Missouri opposing a plan by Gov. Jay Nixon to create a state park at Frederick Creek...

Sen. Bob Dixon: No More Political Bullying

Sen. Bob Dixon: No More Political Bullying

By Sen. Bob Dixon, R-Springfield. Last week, I witnessed the failed attempt to override Governor Jay Nixon’s veto of Right to Work. It was a disappointing end to a long legislative process and effort...

Senate elects new leadership

Senate elects new leadership

JEFFERSON CITY— The Senate today (9-16) elected Sen. Ron Richard, R-Joplin, to serve as President Pro Tem of the Missouri Senate for the remainder of the 98th General Assembly. Before serving as Majority Floor...