Monthly Archive: March 2018

Mar 25

US Senate Candidate Tony Monetti (R) and The Freedom Center of Missouri’s Dave Roland.

MOVP Monetti

by Mike Ferguson (St. Charles, MO) – Campaign season is well underway in Missouri. This week, we begin our series of candidates for office in statewide elections with Republican Tony Monetti, who is running for the US Senate in hopes of challenging Claire McCaskill (D) in November. To do that, Monetti will have to win …

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Mar 24

How Do Resources for Ex-Offenders Affect You?

MVP Anthony DAgostino

by Mike Ferguson (St. Charles, MO) – Do the crime, do the time. Learn your lesson and move on with your life. It’s not that easy for many who are sentenced to prison. That’s why Criminal Justice Ministry, ARCHS St. Louis and organizations like them around the state work to help those about to be …

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Mar 11

Budgets, Tax Cuts, and Education Reform in Missouri

MOVP Mott Oxford March 2018

by Mike Ferguson (St. Charles, MO) – We’re at the half way point of the 2018 Missouri Legislative Session. While the headlines have recently been focused on¬†accusations against Governor Eric Greitens (R), lawmakers have been debating and deciding on legislation that affects everything from tax rates to utility rates to education. This week, former State …

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Mar 11

Making Missouri A Leader in Medical Research. Also, Getting Down to Business in Education Reform

MOVP Olliff

  by Mike Ferguson (St. Charles, MO) – You probably know someone who’s been hit by the flu bug this year. The epidemic spread through most of the country over the past few months. For most people, it’s just a matter of waiting it out and letting the sickness run its course. For others, the …

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Mar 01

State Policy Update and The Debate Over Utility Rates

MOVP Bahr Feb 2018

by Mike Ferguson (St. Charles, MO) – Arguably the biggest task of the State Legislature is to decide how to spend our money. This week, State Rep. Kurt Bahr (R) updates us on the wonky process of creating a state budget and discusses what it means to everyone. He also talks about some of the …

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