Category: Press Release – Government

STATEMENT: The Department of Revenue is implementing policy to protect its compliance investigators

JEFFERSON CITY – Missouri Department of Revenue Director Joel Walters today issued the following statement: “Effective today, the Department of Revenue is implementing policy in accordance with the original intent of legislation enacted by the General Assembly, giving our 12 compliance investigators the ability to carry firearms in the line […]

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: Greitens violated law by ousting state school board member

Governor can’t remove board members without written notice, hearing on charges   JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Professional politician and part-time governor Eric Greitens violated state law in September when he removed State Board of Education Member Melissa Gelner from office after she refused to support his shadowy plot to oust […]

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 […]

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 […]

RELEASE: Greitens signs Memorandum of Understanding with HackerUSA

Governor Eric Greitens signed an agreement this week during a trade mission to Israel that will help provide cybersecurity training to Missouri students. The memorandum of understanding between the Missouri Department of Higher Education and HackerUSA paves the way for partnerships between the company and Missouri colleges and universities to […]

RELEASE: Data shows NPLEx continues to be a dynamic tool to block the illegal sale of PSE in Missouri

Representative Sara Walsh commends the continued effectiveness of NPLEx in 2017 JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – State Representative Sara Walsh released data today from the National Precursor Log Exchange (NPLEx) through the third quarter of 2017. NPLEx is the national electronic real-time, stop-sale monitoring system used in Missouri to prevent unlawful sales […]