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Representative Bruce Sassmann’s Capitol ReportOver the past week, the Missouri House of Representatives authorized a $46.5 billion state operating budget.   In large part due to an influx of federal dollars, this is the largest state budget in Missouri’s history. The state spending plan, whi…

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Representative Bruce Sassmann’s Capitol ReportWe’re making progress in the House and putting pressure on the Senate. This past week, we sent ten new bills to the Senate for their discussion and debate. Three more perfected bills are waiting for third read in the House before being dropped of…

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The House gave initial approval on March 2, 2022, to a bill that would allow newborns to remain with their incarcerated mothers for the first year-and-a-half of the baby’s life.

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Infants exposed to domestic violence have poorer cognitive developmentMU study explores impact of multiple father figures on infant neurodevelopmental delays.September 22, 2021Contact: Brian Consiglio, 573-882-9144, consigliob@missouri.eduCOLUMBIA, Mo. -- While assessing a pregnant woman wit…

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In order to address workforce shortages across the state, I have directed the Missouri Department of Labor and Industrial Relations to notify the U.S. Department of Labor that Missouri will end participation in all federal pandemic-related unemployment insurance programs effective Saturday, …

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MISSOURI SYMPHONY CONDUCTOR ANNOUNCES DEPARTURE Kirk Trevor to step down at the end of the Missouri Symphony's 2021 Summer Music Festival Columbia, MO —February 9, 2021 — The Missouri Symphony (MOSY) announced today that its highly respected and long-serving music director and conductor, Kir…

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Members of the Hermann High School Future Farmers of America chapter are preparing events and programs for National FFA Week, which is set for Feb. 20-27.

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JEFFERSON CITY - Governor Parson was joined by Missouri Department of Public Safety Director Sandy Karsten, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services Director Dr. Randall Williams, Missouri Department of Agriculture (MDA) Director Chris Chinn, and President of Sysco Foods St. Louis R…

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Cases by CountyCountyTotalPositive by State Public Health LaboratoryPositive by Commercial or Other LaboratoryAdair101Bates101Boone1019Camden110Cass624Christian110Cole431Dunklin101Greene14113Henry110Jackson624Jasper110Johnson110Kansas City13013Moniteau101Perry101Pulaski101Scott101St. Charles…