Wednesday - February 26, 2020
Congressional Tipoffs Involving Missouri Newsletter for Sunday January 05, 2020 ( 5 items )  

GAO Issues Report on Office of Congressional Workplace Rights, Using Key Management Practices Would Help to Fully Implement Statutory Requirements
WASHINGTON, Dec. 31 -- The Government Accountability Office has issued a report on office of congressional workplace rights. The report (GAO-20-222) is titled "Using Key Management Practices Would Help to Fully Implement Statutory Requirements". The report was sent to Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Missouri, chairman, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minnesota, ranking member of the Rules and Administration Committee Rep. Zoe Lofgren, D-California, chairwoman, and Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Illinois, ranking member of the H  more

Rep. Blaine's Bulletin: Impeachment Next Steps
WASHINGTON, Jan. 4 -- Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer, R-Missouri, issued the following column: Happy New Year! I hope you enjoyed quality time with family and friends over the Christmas and holiday season. We were lucky enough to have our kids, grandkids and extended family come to the house for Christmas. It was a wonderful day full of faith, family, good food, a few gifts, and (to which grandparents of young kids can relate) one or two temper tantrums. The last two weeks were also a great opportunit  more

Rep. Smith: Weekly Capitol Report
WASHINGTON, Jan. 4 -- Rep. Jason Smith, R-Missouri, issued the following Capitol Report column: This past week, an Iranian led militia attacked, torched, and attempted to storm our Embassy in Baghdad. It came on the heels of Iran killing an American contractor based in Iraq one month prior. These are just two recent examples of Iran's continued assault on American democracy, and our support for the rule of law, individual and religious freedoms, and the State of Israel. In response, President   more

Rep. Wagner Issues Statement on President Trump Signing Debbie Smith Reauthorization Act Into Law
WASHINGTON, Jan. 3 -- Rep. Ann Wagner, R-Missouri, issued the following statement after President Trump signed the Debbie Smith Reauthorization Act (H.R. 777) into law: "It has been almost a full year since I introduced the Debbie Smith Reauthorization Act with Congresswoman Maloney, and I have been fighting every day to pass this legislation and get it signed into law. "The Debbie Smith Act should never have been allowed to expire, but now that it has become law, law enforcement will again h  more

Senate Energy Committee Issues Report on Power for Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program Project Project
WASHINGTON, Jan. 4 -- The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee issued a report (S.Rpt. 116-161) on legislation (S. 1882) to make available the continued use of Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program project use power by the Kinsey Irrigation Co. and the Sidney Water Users Irrigation District. The report was advanced by Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, on Nov. 21, 2019. Excerpts of the report follow: AMENDMENT The amendment is as follows: * Strike all after the enacting clause and insert th  more