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Missouri Viewpoints 2016 Holiday Special: Feeding Missouri & Improving Charities

Missouri Viewpoints Mike Ferguson

Holiday Special 2016: Feeding Missouri & Improving Charities from Missouri Viewpoints on Vimeo. The holiday season is upon us. Missouri Viewpoints took a break this week from its usual topics to focus on charity. Feeding Missouri spokesperson Monica Palmer explains what the food banks do for every county in the …

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12th District State Senator Dan Hegeman Elected as Senate Majority Caucus Chairman for 99th General Assembly

JEFFERSON CITY—State senators returned to the Capitol on Thursday, Nov. 10, to caucus and elect new leadership for the upcoming 99th General Assembly. Elected by his peers, Sen. Dan Hegeman, R-Cosby, will join the other leadership members of the Senate Majority Caucus as he was chosen to serve as Caucus …

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Missouri Auditor Galloway finds only 30% compliance with government transparency law

Report shows two out of three local governments did not meet all Sunshine Law requirements JEFFERSON CITY, Mo (Nov. 15, 2016) Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway says government must do better when it comes to meeting its obligations to transparency with the public. A newly-released report on compliance with the …

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Missouri’s Battle Against Human Trafficking

Missouri Viewpoints Mike Ferguson

It’s all around us, even though we usually don’t see it. Human Trafficking takes several different forms. It can be forced sex work, it can be forced labor in farm fields or in nail salons or in motels. Missouri has a task force that’s wrapping up work on human trafficking. …

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Missouri Viewpoints Looks at Economic Development in Missouri Next Year

Missouri Viewpoints Mike Ferguson

Growing Missouri’s Economy in 2017 from Missouri Viewpoints on Vimeo. The Show Me Institute’s Wendell Cox discusses recent research done on economic development and how it applies to both urban and rural communities in Missouri. Also, Brad Jones from the National Federation of Independent Business discusses the public policy changes …

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Missouri Viewpoints Interviews Russ Carnahan (D) for Lt. Gov & Eric Schmitt (R) for Treasurer

Missouri Viewpoints Mike Ferguson

“Missouri Viewpoints” is a weekly non-partisan news, information, public affairs program that is produced by Mike Ferguson. The show is on television and radio throughout Missouri. For more information on our Opinion Section please click here. Several of the Missouri Viewpoints episodes over the last year have focused on getting …

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Department of Insurance to hold public hearing on Anthem’s proposed acquisition of Cigna

Jefferson City, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Insurance Director John M. Huff announced the department will hold a public hearing on November 17th to consider the proposed acquisition (Form A) filed by Anthem, Inc. to acquire Cigna Dental Health of Missouri, Inc. and Cigna Healthcare of St. Louis, Inc. …

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Auditor Galloway releases first monthly report on Transportation Development District financial compliance

Kansas City Transportation Development District did not submit information by September reporting deadline Jefferson City, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today issued the first in a series of monthly reports detailing Transportation Development District (TDD) compliance with financial reporting laws. TDDs offer financial incentives through property and sales …

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Opinion: Equip Yourself to Get Missouri’s Ballot Measures Right

Ryan Johnson is the President of the Missouri Alliance for Freedom. According to their website they are a non-partisan nonprofit organization whose primary purpose is to advance the interests of Missouri by protecting and growing individual, religious, and economic liberty. For more information on our Opinion Section please click here. On November …

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