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Smith Report 8.14.2014

Expanding Veterans’ Access to Healthcare In June the Department of Veterans Affairs released an audit that detailed an alarming number of American veterans who were not receiving the care they have so fully earned. According to the audit, 57,000 veterans ...

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Douglas Co. Democrats Meet Aug. 12

The Douglas County Democrats had their monthly meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 12, at Guacamole Mexican Restaurant. Meeting was called to order at 5:15 p.m. by the Chair Teresa Tost. It was agreed to accept the minutes from July’s meeting with ...

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Cunningham Report 8.14.2014

Busy Times In 33rd Senatorial District This was another busy week in the 33rd Senatorial District. I am proud of the hard work by my staff that has helped me accomplish a goal to make myself more available, year round, ...

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Smith Report 6.19.2014

Our Veterans Deserve More From the VA America’s veterans bravely put themselves in harm’s way to defend our freedoms. Once our veterans return home they should never have to worry about receiving the benefits they have earned. This week the ...

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Blunt Report 6.19.2014

Missourians Deserve Affordable Energy Since entering Congress, I’ve been fighting against misguided policies that will undoubtedly raise the cost of energy. Because our state relies on coal for more than 80 percent of our energy, families in Missouri need an ...

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Cunningham Report 6.19.2014

Session Highlights II: Key Pieces of Legislation 
Passed by the General Assembly This week’s column will once again highlight what I consider key pieces of legislation passed by the General Assembly this year. Missouri now joins Utah and South Dakota ...

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Smith Report 6.12.2014

Eighth District Tourism Alive and Well With the summer season now upon us many families are enjoying the outdoors. We are blessed to have tremendous recreation opportunities in the Eighth Congressional District that are enjoyed by locals and visitors alike. ...

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Democrats Meet At Ava Restaurant

The Douglas County Democrats had their monthly meeting on Tuesday, June 3 at Guacamole restaurant.  Meeting was called to order by Chair Teresa Tost at 7:45 p.m. The meeting time was delayed so members could attend a public forum where ...

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