Home / Political (page 4)

Political

Cunningham Report 3.17.2016

Protecting the Original American Dream This week in the Missouri Senate was defined by an intense battle for the protection of Missourians’ reli­gious liberties. In an attempt to block the passage of Senate Joint Resolution 39, legislation that pro­tects religious ...

Read More »

Rowland Report 3.3.2016

Greetings from your State Capitol.  This past Tuesday I completed my final filing for District #155 State Representative.  I joined approximately 330 other individuals filing for various offices with the Secretary of State’s Office on this opening day of filing.  ...

Read More »

Dugger Report 3.3.2016

House Approves Resolution to Protect Missourians from the Federal Clean Power Plan (HCR 69)  In recent weeks the United States Supreme Court issued a stay on the EPA’s Clean Power Plan, which would require a reduction of approximately 28 percent ...

Read More »

Cunningham Report 3.3.2016

Missouri Health Care Improvements Will Help Rural Community Access Access to affordable health care is a serious issue for many residents of the 33rd District. Often the need for efficient, cost-effective care seems like a daunting stressor for many families ...

Read More »

Dugger Report 2.25.2016

Paycheck Protection Receives Record Amount of House Approval  The House gave approval this week to legislation meant to give workers the authority to annually opt-in rather than opt-out of paycheck deductions for union fees. Often referred to as “paycheck protection” ...

Read More »

Smith Report 2.25.2016

Congressman Jason Smith Capitol Report: A Supreme Vacancy Friday, February 19, 2016 Sadly, as you may have seen, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia passed away last week at the age of 79. As a law student, Justice Scalia helped shape ...

Read More »

Cunningham Report 2.18.2016

Protecting Oregon County Land This first week of February has been a positive one for the 33rd Dis­trict here at the Capitol. I’m happy to announce that two of my pro­posed pieces of legislation received hearings and a large amount ...

Read More »