Tag: Rep. Bryan Spencer

TWMP: Ann Wagner, the race for U.S. Senate and the state budget

On Sunday’s This Week in Missouri Politics, host Scott Faughn is joined by Congresswoman Ann Wagner to discuss her large fundraising totals in the first quarter of 2017, working with President Donald Trump in Washington D.C. and their burgeoning professional relationship, as well as why she has had such a […]

Op Ed: Missourians deserve a real transportation dialogue, not a toll road lecture

By Rep. Bryan Spencer There is no silver bullet to fixing Missouri’s transportation funding crisis. Believe me, we in the General Assembly have been searching for one. There is also no shortage of ideas from transportation bureaucrats and newspaper editorial boards; including the use of private investment to build new […]

Revolving door legislation perfected by House, McCreery adds more ethics language

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A bill which would ban legislators from becoming lobbyists a year after the end of their terms was perfected in the House of Representatives Wednesday, one of the priority pieces of ethics legislation on Speaker Todd Richardson’s to-do list. Rep. Caleb Rowden’s HB 1979 underwent a lot of […]

TWMP: Veto session and the end of the right-to-work debate (for now)

ST. LOUIS – On “This Week in Missouri Politics,” host Scott Faughn and his guests and panel talked about the end of veto session and the failure of House Republicans to overturn its biggest piece of legislation, the “Right-to-Work” bill. Union leaders Dave Cook, president of the United Food and […]