Tag: Rep. Bruce DeGroot

Caucus vote causes a commotion over issue of seniors’ vote

UPDATE: The House Majority Caucus will re-vote on the issue of the senior vote during veto session. Members were notified by the Speaker via email on Tuesday. JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Some members of House Majority Caucus are reeling following the results of a vote during the summer caucus this […]

State Rep. Bruce DeGroot sends concerns to the 21st Century Missouri Transportation System Task Force

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A letter addressing the concerns of road funding, written by state Rep. Bruce DeGroot, is now on its way to the 21st Century Missouri Transportation System Task Force. The Task Force was established by HCR 47, sponsored by Rep. Kevin Corlew this last legislative session, and […]

Emery’s collateral source bill faces further hurdles despite early passage through Senate

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Sen. Ed Emery’s collateral source rule change bill made it through the Senate in February and it finally received a hearing in the Special House Committee on Litigation Reform Monday afternoon. But even while Republicans in both chambers have supported the tort reform measure, SB 31 […]

DeGroot seeks common sense fixes for legal reform

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Rep. Bruce DeGroot’s journey to becoming a Missouri lawmaker has taken a number of turns in his life, but each experience has helped prepare him for the latest adventure. DeGroot and his family have lived in Chesterfield for more than two decades. The representative, born in […]