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Mid-July News and Notes

July 16, 2018Blog Post

More State Budget Problems on the Horizon

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August election is fast approaching

July 10, 2018Blog Post

Check Your Voter Registration; Deadline for Primary is Wednesday

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New Lt. Governor...or not.

June 19, 2018Blog Post

Meet the New Lt. Governor

With minimal warning this afternoon, our newly sworn in Governor Mike Parson announced he was appointing State Senator Mike Kehoe as the new Lt. Governor to fill out the remainder of his unexpired term. Kehoe represents parts of seven mid-Missouri counties and was set to exit the Senate this year due to term limits.  Before his first election to the Senate, Kehoe was on the state Highway and Transportation Commission and owned an auto dealership.

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June is off to a hot start

June 11, 2018Blog Post

Still Riding the High of a HUGE Victory in Senate District 17

The hard work of countless volunteers and staff members from all across the state payed off in a huge way last Tuesday when Lauren Arthur won the special election for a Clay County State Senate seat by 19 points, a number nobody could have predicted.

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Parts of I-70 closed this weekend; plan ahead

June 8, 2018Blog Post

Be advised of the closure of I-70 this weekend, especially if you are coming to Truman Gala Saturday evening!

 

Here is the statement about the closure from MoDOT:

 

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May 21 Blue Notes

May 21, 2018Blog Post

First Things First

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Special Session Called; Truman Gala One Month Away

May 9, 2018Blog Post

Table Set for Greitens Impeachment

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Interviews for Sheriff

May 2, 2018Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 2, 2018

 

Contact: Marshanna Hester

(816) 878-1930

mhester@jacksongov.org

 

Interview candidates and schedule announced for Jackson County Sheriff

 

 

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The Greitens Circus Continues

May 2, 2018Blog Post

Here are a few quick notes and upcoming events you may want to know about.  If you have something you want to see listed next week, let Geoff know at geoff@jacksoncodems.org.

 

Greitens Circus Is Outgrowing the Tent

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Remembering Bill Baker

April 24, 2018Blog Post

Friends and supporters:

 
It is with great sadness that we report former Jackson County Democratic Committee Chairman and Independence Councilman William Baker passed away on April 19th.
 
Bill was a lifelong resident of Independence, Mo. He was a community servant, Korean War Veteran and was in the loving care of the Missouri Veterans Home of Warrensburg.

He was preceded in death by grandson, Mariano William Circo.

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