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Missouri’s real-time pseudoephedrine (PSE) blocking system

Posted on March 12, 2014 at 2:32 pm

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -  Missouri State Representative Stan Cox today highlighted the recent success achieved by , known as the National Precursor Log Exchange (NPLEx).   Data obtained by Rep. Cox and Missouri State Senator David Sater show that during 2013, NPLEx blocked the sale of more than 32,280 boxes of PSE-based medicines and stopped more than 96,490 grams from potentially ending up in criminal hands.   Last month, Rep. Cox introduced

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  • The Missouri Sunshine Coalition

    Posted on March 10, 2014 at 10:58 am

    COLUMBIA, Mo. ­ The Missouri Sunshine Coalition and the local chapter of the League of Women Voters invite the public to a discussion about the Missouri law that gives citizens access to government records and meetings. We are pleased to have as our guest speaker Nathan Nickolaus, an attorney with the Missouri Department of Economic Development. He is a former municipal attorney and author of “The Sunshine Law” published by

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  • Minor Bust for the hall of Famous Missouians

    Posted on March 10, 2014 at 8:16 am

    Minor bust for the Hall of Famous Missourians The Missouri Women’s Network Education Fund is launching its 1,000 Strong Campaign to raise $10,000 to place a bust of St. Louis suffragist Virginia Minor in the state capitol’s Hall of Famous Missourians. The bust will be funded by $10 donations from 1,000 individuals. The Speaker of the Missouri House traditionally chooses the individuals whose busts will be placed in the capitol,

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  • New Anti-Meth Bill Prevents Meth Production and Abuse

    Posted on March 4, 2014 at 3:18 pm

    New Anti-Meth Bill Prevents Meth Production and Abuse JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. –Representatives Stanley Cox (R-118) and Kenneth Wilson (R-12) today announced that they have filed House Bill 1787—anti-methamphetamine legislation aimed at helping Missouri fight back against methamphetamine production. The bill, similar to legislation authored by Senator David Sater (R-29) and filed in the Senate earlier this year (SB 625), implements reasonable monthly and yearly limits on pseudoephedrine (PSE) sales in

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  • Soil Health Workshop

    Posted on February 26, 2014 at 3:54 pm

    SOIL HEALTH WORKSHOP –  The Warren & Montgomery County Soil and Water Conservation Districts in cooperation with Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and the Farm Service Agency (FSA) will be hosting Gail Fuller on March 11, 2014 at the High Hill Christian Church in High Hill, MO. Doors open at 1:30pm for registration and visiting with vendors. There will be a program with speaker, Gail Fuller, and following will be

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  • House Speaker Tim Jones Forms Special Committee to Investigate Allegations of Propane Price Gouging

    Posted on February 18, 2014 at 2:25 pm

    House Speaker Tim Jones Forms Special Committee to Investigate Allegations of Propane Price Gouging   JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri House of Representatives continued its efforts to protect Missourians from excessive propane prices as House Speaker Tim Jones today announced the formation of a special committee to further investigate allegations of price gouging.   Jones formed the House Special Standing Committee on Investigating the Rising Cost of Propane and

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  • Unveil Plan to Transform Missouri’s System of Health Care

    Posted on February 11, 2014 at 10:54 am

    State Rep. Keith Frederick Unveil Plan to Transform Missouri’s System of Health Care   JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Physician legislators in the House and Senate are working together to transform Missouri’s system of health care. State Rep. Keith Frederick and state Sen. Rob Schaaf recently announced the introduction of HB 1793 and SB 847, identical bills they say would increase access to providers, insert competition in the market and allow

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