Tag: jeff layman

Layman named Finance Chairman for Missouri Republican Party

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Republican Party has appointed Jeff Layman as the next Finance Chairman. The appointment by Chairman Todd Graves was confirmed this week by the Party’s State Committee. Layman comes to the role after serving as the State Finance Chairman for Governor Eric Greitens during the […]

Senate finally confirms gubernatorial appointments after Greitens visit

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – After weeks of adamantly postponing the confirmation of Gov. Eric Greitens’ gubernatorial appointees, the Senate voted Thursday to approve them after Greitens visited with Senate Republicans for about an hour Wednesday during their caucus. “The Senate decided they needed to press ahead on many of these department heads […]

Senate holds confirmation hearing for new UM curators

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Three prospective University of Missouri System Curators answered questions from the Senate Gubernatorial Appointments Committee, who continued to express their concerns with the state’s public higher education institution. Gov. Eric Greitens named Darryl Chatman, Jamie Farmer, and Jeff Layman to the board last month, and did […]

This Week in the Governor’s Office: Week of Feb. 13

New curators, contentious relationship with the press, and a bill to disclose inaugural donors If House Democrats have their way, Gov. Eric Greitens may inadvertently set a precedent for future Missouri governors regarding expenditures for the inaugural. Greitens has not released a definitive list of who raised money for his inaugural proceedings and celebrations, […]

Greitens taps Layman, Farmer and Chatman to become new MU Curators

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Gov. Eric Greitens submitted three names for the Missouri Board of Curators to the Senate for confirmation Wednesday morning. Darryl Chatman, Jamie Farmer, and Jeff Layman will replace outgoing curators Donald Cupps and Pamela Henrickson, whose terms have expired. Gov. Jay Nixon’s last appointee to the board, […]

GAME CHANGERS | 10 General Election Indispensables

The 2016 elections allowed many up and coming – and already established politicos – to stretch their wings in unprecedented ways and truly show what kind of operative they are. Below, find 10 who made an inarguable impact on this year’s election results. Asher Allman Yet another successful member of […]

Scholarship endowed in Jackson’s honor

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – When State Auditor Tom Schweich and his spokesman Spence Jackson both committed suicide within a month of each other last year, it shocked the Capitol, Jefferson City and everyone involved in Missouri politics. Jeff Layman, the current state finance chairman of the Greitens for Governor campaign, said […]

Arrangements made for Spence Jackson

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Arrangements for Spence Jackson have been announced for the coming week in Springfield. Both services will be held at Greenlawn East in Springfield. The visitation will be  Thursday, April 9th from 6:00-8:00 p.m. The funeral will be the next day, on Friday, April 10th, at 1 p.m. The Spence Jackson family […]