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Smith Report 1.28.2016

Standing with Those who March for Life This week marked the 43rd  anniversary of the Supreme Court’s ruling in Roe v. Wade that legalized abortion in our country.  Since the court’s ruling, nearly 58 million innocent lives have tragically been ...

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Rowland Report 1.28.2016

Greetings from your State Capitol. I have been advised of a support group meeting that I wanted to pass on. DID YOU KNOW that 125,635 children under the age of 18 live in homes where the householders are grandparents or ...

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Cunningham Report 1.21.2016

Home Financing Assistance Available for 2016 As the second week of this session winds down, I find myself amazed at how quickly things have started. These first two weeks flashed by as the familiar sounds of lawmakers, members of the ...

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Smith Report 1.15.2016

SCRUBing Away the D.C. Regulatory Machine 175,268. That is the number of pages in the Code of Federal Regulations. Across south central and southeast Missouri that number weighs heavy on the backs of small businesses, farmers and families. It also ...

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Dugger Report 1.15.2016

The Missouri House is back in session! Due to term limits, this will be my final session serving as a State Representative in the Missouri General Assembly. This year I will again be focused and determined on passing Voter Photo ...

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Cunningham Report 1.14.2016

Footing the Bill with the Taxpayer Dime Greetings, and welcome to the beginning of the second regular ses­sion of the 98th General Assembly. The 2016 Session officially began at noon this past Wednesday, and my fellow lawmakers and I are ...

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Cunningham Report 12.24.2015

Remembering the True Meaning of Christmas It’s that familiar time of year, where I can look around and see so many things that fill my heart with gladness and fond memories. The Christmas tree, shimmering with lights, the stockings above ...

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Cunningham Report 12.17.2015

The Governor’s Inappropriate Budget Management I take my job as your state senator very seriously, and I see it as my responsibility to fight for the fair and equitable financial wellbeing of my district and its citizens. This is why ...

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