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State Treasurer Eric Schmitt named to national ABLE leadership role

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Treasurer Eric Schmitt was named to a national leadership role following the successful rollout of the MO ABLE program this past spring. Effective immediately, Schmitt will serve as a co-chair of the Achieving a Better Life (ABLE) Committee for the National Association for State Treasurers. In this […]

State Treasurer Schmitt all about taking care of unfinished business in first few months

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri’s state treasurer, Eric Schmitt, is no rookie when it comes to the legislative session, and though the former senator is no longer serving in the chamber, his influence has been felt in the business of the Missouri General Assembly this year. Schmitt has quickly taken […]

Schmitt prepares to roll out MO ABLE program

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – State Treasurer Eric Schmitt will roll out the Missouri Achieving a Better Life (MO ABLE) program Monday. The program will allow families and individuals with either physical or mental disabilities to set up designated savings accounts to pay for expenses related to their special needs. The savings accounts […]

Schmitt joins partnership to expand MO ABLE program

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – State Treasurer Eric Schmitt announced Wednesday a new initiative to join with four other states to expand the Missouri Achieving a Better Life (MO ABLE) program, which will allow families and individuals with disabilities to set up special savings accounts to pay for expenses related to their […]

Schmitt releases first TV ad

GLENDALE, Mo. – Sen. Eric Schmitt, R-Glendale, released the first general election ad in the state treasurer’s race, telling the story of his son, Stephen. The ad, titled “Inspiration,” tells how Schmitt’s son Stephen was born with tuberous sclerosis, which causes epilepsy. Stephen is on the autism spectrum. “My son, […]