• Legislation would provide Americans with cheaper and environmentally friendly fuel0

    Today in an effort to provide Americans relief from record high gas prices U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Barack Obama, (D-IL), Kit Bond (R-MO), George Voinovich (R-OH), and Dick Durbin (D-IL) introduced legislation to expand consumer access to 85 percent ethanol fuel, or E-85, an affordable, home-grown alternative to gasoline. The Ethanol Education and Expansion Act of 2007 would work to reduce prices at the pump for consumers by providing grants through the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to farmer-owned ethanol producers to install additional E-85 pumps at rural gas stations as well as the equipment needed to sell E-85 directly to gas stations.

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  • Democrats Lack Ideas: Hypocrisy and Internal Scrutiny Quickly Follows0

    After a legislative session in which Democrats failed to offer a single idea to improve the lives of Missourians, desperate party leaders have launched false attacks at Gov. Matt Blunt while being chastised for their failure to contribute to landmark Medicaid reform.

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  • REPRESENTATIVE MUNZLINGER’S CAPITOL REPORT0

    With the session over I have been busy in the district.  I actually had a parade and an Armed Forces monument dedication ceremony at LaGrange.  It was also a celebration for LaGrange’s 175 years as a community.  I have also been very busy getting my crops planted.

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