Author: Press Release

State Treasurer Eric Schmitt launches redesigned, user friendly website

  JEFFERSON CITY, Mo – State Treasurer Eric Schmitt today announced the launch of a new version of his office’s website, The website has been redesigned with a new look and additional features to help the citizens of Missouri more easily access information, services and recent news.   “Improving […]

RELEASE: Boeing Co. receives final hazardous waste permit to continue hazardous waste cleanup activities

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, NOV. 15, 2017 – The Missouri Department of Natural Resources issued a final hazardous waste permit for The Boeing Co.-Tract 1 facility, requiring the company to continue performing cleanup activities at its facility. From 1941 until 1997, the McDonnell Douglas Corp. operated an aerospace manufacturing facility at the […]

RELEASE: New Report Ranks Missouri as the 43rd Worst State for Occupational Licensing

Job-Killing Licensing: How Does Missouri Rank? State occupational licensing laws force more American workers than ever to get a government permission slip before getting a job—and these laws are often overly burdensome, irrational and arbitrary, according to a new national study. The study finds that Missouri imposes heavy licensing burdens […]

Department to award approximately $5.1 million in energy loans

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.—The Missouri Division of Energy announced today that approximately $5.1 million has been awarded for low-interest loans to assist four public schools, three city/county governments, and one fire protection district with energy-efficiency and renewable energy projects. The funded projects, which are expected to support 65 jobs and benefit […]