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Douglas Co. Republican Women’s Club Meets

The Douglas County Republican Women’s Club met on Sept. 18. Their guests were Lyle Roland, newly elected representative for the 155th Missouri Congressional District and Alexandria Zumsteg, representing Shane Schoeller’s as his Southwest Regional Director. Rep. Roland talked about the ...

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Emerson Report 9.27.2012

Deadly Distractions Texting and talking while driv­ing are really getting out of control, and the results are catastrophic. Two years ago, more than 3,000 people were killed in crashes involv­ing a distracted driver.  Some 416,000 more were injured.  For fatal ...

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County Republicans Hold Meeting Sept. 18

Chairman, Ross McElvain called the meeting to order at 7:01 p.m.  There were 28 voting committee members present. Douglas County Republicans are making a show in the Missouri Re-publican Party.  Douglas County’s own Richland Township Commit-teeman, Kaleb Luna, and Jackson ...

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Rowland Report 9.20.2012

This week my colleagues and I joined the members of the Missouri Senate in overriding the veto of Governor Nixon on a piece of legislation designed to protect Missouri businesses from the overreach of federal government. The override motion was ...

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Emerson Report 7.26.12

Lots of Red Tape to Cut How do we get our economy back to work?  There is no better way to get started than to renew our American spirit of free enterprise.  First, we’re going to have to cut some ...

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