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MODL Legislator of the Year

It was a pleasure to accept the Legislative Excellence award from the Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers last night in Branson. I appreciate their commitment to justice and their partnership in passing common-sense litigation reform measures this past legislative session.



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Boone County Farm Bureau

Great crowd & food tonight at the Boone County Missouri Farm Bureau Strawberry Fest. Always one of my favorite events of the year!



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Open Source Textbooks

It was great to be on hand w/ MU President Mun Choi, as well as members of the Board of Curators and legislative colleagues, as he announced a new “open source textbook” initiative. This forward-thinking plan will move the use of textbooks by college students into the 21st century, and save students a lot of … Continued



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Governor’s Innovation Task Force

‪Great first gathering in St Louis for the Governor’s Innovation Task Force. Really important, non-partisan convos happening about we make this state the leader in innovation, efficiency & job creation.



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Thanks to Wendy Noren

Thanks to Wendy Noren for her years of service and dedication to the people of Boone County. Her commitment to public service has been admired by many in our community and will be missed. READ MORE HERE



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STL Regional Chamber Legislative Update

It was a pleasure to join a great group of St. Louis Regional Chamber members in St. Louis today to talk about this year’s legislative session and about working together, across the political aisle, to grow Missouri’s economy and give more Missourians access to a brighter economic future.



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MU Retirees Legislative Update

Great discussion this morning at the MU Retirees Ass’n legislative recap event. While the last couple of years have been challenging for MU, with a new President and Chancellor and five new members of the Board of Curators, I am optimistic that, while difficult short term decisions are required, the long term outlook is bright … Continued



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Thompson Center

Great story about Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders & their ECHO program. Truly a life-altering innovation for many in our state, including my friend Alicia Brewer Curran and her awesome son Sam.  



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Memorial Day – Centralia

It was a beautiful evening for a big crowd to gather to celebrate Memorial Day in Centralia. This is a yearly event that I thoroughly enjoy attending! Centralia’s citizens honoring their local heroes who have given their all for this country!



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Memorial Day 2017 Parade

‪A beautiful day for the #MemorialDay2017 Salute to Veterans parade. Big crowd to show support for America’s heroes!    



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