MO.gov News Feed: Lieutenant Governor /news-rss?filter=lieutenant_governor MO.gov News Feed: Lieutenant Governor Sun, 26 Jun 2022 21:00:02 +0000 en-us Audio: This Date in Missouri Senate History for May 1 https://www.senate.mo.gov/audio-this-date-in-missouri-senate-history-for-may-1/ https://www.senate.mo.gov/?p=68841 Sun, 01 May 2022 00:01:39 +0000 JEFFERSON CITY — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews May 1, 1899, the 84th day of the Regular Session of the 40th General Assembly. Audio: This Date in Missouri Senate History for April 30 https://www.senate.mo.gov/audio-this-date-in-missouri-senate-history-for-april-30/ https://www.senate.mo.gov/?p=68838 Sat, 30 Apr 2022 00:01:59 +0000 JEFFERSON CITY — This Date in Missouri Senate History reviews April 30, 1904, the day the Louisiana Purchase Exposition — more commonly known as the Sen. Dave Schatz’s Legislative Column for April 29, 2022 https://www.senate.mo.gov/sen-dave-schatzs-legislative-column-for-april-29-2022/ https://www.senate.mo.gov/?p=68836 Fri, 29 Apr 2022 15:49:59 +0000   Funding Our Priorities This week, members of the Missouri Senate put their stamp of approval on a series of bills that make up the Sen. Karla May’s “May Report” for the Week of April 25, 2022 https://www.senate.mo.gov/sen-karla-mays-may-report-for-the-week-of-april-25-2022/ https://www.senate.mo.gov/?p=68833 Fri, 29 Apr 2022 13:51:11 +0000 On the Floor It was another busy week in the Missouri Senate as we approach the final few weeks of the 2022 legislative session. For Sen. Tony Luetkemeyer’s Legislative Column for April 29, 2022 https://www.senate.mo.gov/senator-tony-luetkemeyers-legislative-column-for-april-29-2022/ https://www.senate.mo.gov/?p=68831 Fri, 29 Apr 2022 13:40:38 +0000 Budget Moves Closer to Approval This week in the Missouri Senate, we passed 14 appropriations bills for the various departments of state government. Thirteen of Audio: This Week in the Missouri Senate for April 29 https://www.senate.mo.gov/audio-this-week-in-the-missouri-senate-for-april-29/ https://www.senate.mo.gov/?p=68827 Fri, 29 Apr 2022 11:44:07 +0000 JEFFERSON CITY — This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews the Missouri Senate version of the Fiscal Year 2023 state operating budget. Sen. Barbara Anne Washington’s Legislative Column for the Week of April 25, 2022 https://www.senate.mo.gov/sen-barbara-anne-washingtons-legislative-column-for-the-week-of-april-25-2022/ https://www.senate.mo.gov/?p=68822 Fri, 29 Apr 2022 11:14:16 +0000 Week of April 25, 2022 Senate Passes Budget to Set Up Final Negotiations with House On April 26, the Senate approved its version of the Sen. Rick Brattin Amends Bill to Exempt Firearms and Ammunition from Sales Tax https://www.senate.mo.gov/sen-rick-brattin-amends-bill-to-exempt-firearms-and-ammunition-from-sales-tax/ https://www.senate.mo.gov/?p=68819 Fri, 29 Apr 2022 10:40:15 +0000 JEFFERSON CITY —This week, State Sen. Rick Brattin, R-Harrisonville, successfully added language to House Bill 1606 exempting all purchases of firearms and ammunition from state Sen. Karla Eslinger’s Legislative Column for April 28, 2022 https://www.senate.mo.gov/senator-karla-eslingers-legislative-column-for-april-28-2022/ https://www.senate.mo.gov/?p=68813 Thu, 28 Apr 2022 16:39:56 +0000 Being True to My School As a member of the Missouri Senate, I’m expected to be in Jefferson City while the Legislature is in session. Sen. Denny Hoskins’ Capitol Report for Week of April 25, 2022 https://www.senate.mo.gov/senator-denny-hoskins-capitol-report-for-week-of-april-25-2022/ https://www.senate.mo.gov/?p=68809 Thu, 28 Apr 2022 16:35:01 +0000 Spending Uncle Sam’s Money One of my colleagues, a member of the minority party, described the $45 billion 2023 state budget voted out of the Sen. Sandy Crawford’s Capitol Report for the Week of April 25 https://www.senate.mo.gov/sen-sandy-crawfords-capitol-report-for-the-week-of-april-25/ https://www.senate.mo.gov/?p=68800 Thu, 28 Apr 2022 16:27:44 +0000 With two weeks remaining in this legislative session, we are continuing to work on bills that are important to the state. Some of my priorities Sen. Bill White’s Capitol Report for April 28, 2022 https://www.senate.mo.gov/senator-bill-whites-capitol-report-for-april-28-2022/ https://www.senate.mo.gov/?p=68784 Thu, 28 Apr 2022 14:59:50 +0000 Senator Bill White’s Capitol Report for April 28, 2022 Winding Up the 2022 Legislative Session With only two full weeks remaining, legislators are working to Sen. Elaine Gannon’s Capitol Report for April 28, 2022 https://www.senate.mo.gov/senator-elaine-gannons-capitol-report-for-april-28-2022/ https://www.senate.mo.gov/?p=68778 Thu, 28 Apr 2022 13:03:51 +0000 Senator Elaine Gannon’s Capitol Report for April 28, 2022 The Great Balancing Act Missouri’s Constitution requires the Legislature to pass a balanced budget each year. Audio: The Missouri Senate Minute for April 28 https://www.senate.mo.gov/audio-the-missouri-senate-minute-for-april-28/ https://www.senate.mo.gov/?p=68771 Thu, 28 Apr 2022 11:29:35 +0000 JEFFERSON CITY — Included in the Missouri Senate version of the Fiscal Year 2023 state operating budget is House Bill 3002, which funds elementary and Sen. Eric Burlison’s Bill Addressing HOA Solar Panel Restrictions Passes Missouri House of Representatives https://www.senate.mo.gov/sen-eric-burlisons-bill-addressing-hoa-solar-panel-restrictions-passes-missouri-house-of-representatives/ https://www.senate.mo.gov/?p=68766 Thu, 28 Apr 2022 10:43:59 +0000 JEFFERSON CITY — State Sen. Eric Burlison, R-Battlefield, is proud to announce his Senate Bill 820 passed the Missouri House of Representatives on Wednesday, April