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McCaskill Announces Weekly Constituent Coffees

U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill announced today that she will begin hosting weekly constituent coffees on Thursdays for Missourians visiting the Washington, D.C. area…

McCaskill Announces Funding To Improve Missouri Highways

U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill announced today that the Federal Highway Administration has awarded a $1 million grant to the Missouri Department of Transportation for road improvements on the I-29/I-35…

Terrorist Ideology Hearing Highlights U.S. Short-Comings in Winning War of Ideas

Vice Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, U.S. Senator Kit Bond, stressed the importance of today’s open hearing on terrorist ideology, which highlighted the need for the United…

Democrats less plagued by border in presidential race

As President Bush heads to Congress today to try to revive the compromise immigration bill, immigration seems to rival the war in Iraq as a top issue in the contest…

SENS. BOND & LEVIN TOUT EFFORTS TO COMBAT GAS PRICES & WORLD’S FIRST FULL ELECTRIC HYBRID CAR

U.S. Senators Kit Bond (R-MO) and Carl Levin (D-MI) today joined Ford Motor Company to tout the importance of American home-grown alternatives to gasoline and the Ford Escape E85, the…

National borders erased for airlines in new plan

A new plan being discussed among officials from the United States,

Mexico and Canada essentially would erase national borders in North

America for air carriers, perhaps giving Aeromexico a pass to run…

Media Watch: Columbia Daily Tribune Omits Nixon Shakedown from Story

In a grossly negligent act of journalism that will make Missourians question how far some in the media are willing to go to cover up the inappropriate behavior of Attorney…

Nixon Again Supports Higher Taxes on Hard-Working Missourians

Proving once again that he supports tax increases on hard-working Missourians in order to feed his political ambitions, Jay Nixon has publicly embraced collective bargaining for public employees that…

Carnahan Announces “The Missouri Family Scrapbook” Statewide Photo Contest

Secretary of State Robin Carnahan today kicked off the 11th biennial statewide photo contest for the 2007-2008 Official Manual, State of Missouri (commonly known as the “Blue Book”).  The…

WAR-TORN COUNTRY SEEKS MEASURE OF STABILITY BY ESTABLISHING FAIR, IMPARTIAL COURTS

A study of another region's legal system is an excellent opportunity to reflect on the values that we protect in our own system.…

Governor’s Column By Gov. Matt Blunt

Improving Missourians Access to Health Care