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Honoring Vietnam War Veterans

Dear Friend, On March 29, 1973, the last US combat troops left Vietnam, ending 8 years of…

We Need Bipartisan Solutions to Fix Our Infrastructure

Dear Friend, I believe in limited government because government works best when it stays out of our…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – RULES CHAIR

In this week’s report, I’ll take a break from discussing specific bills, and let you know one…

Biden’s Bailout Bill Doesn’t Get America Back on Track by Sam Graves

  Dear Friend, “Never let a crisis go to waste.” Those famous words were uttered by an…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – HALFTIME

By the time you read this, the Missouri legislature will be on its spring break.  Regular session…

One year later: Missouri Must Stop The Trial Attorney COVID Cash-In

By Daniel P. Mehan, President and CEO of the Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry   It’s…

COVID On Retreat by Congressman Sam Graves

Dear Friend, There’s some good news for all Missourians this week: COVID-19 is on the retreat. Missouri…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – UNEMPLOYMENT FIX

A few weeks ago, I wrote about the mess created when the federal government nearly tripled unemployment…

 Lots of Misunderstanding on Second Amendment Preservation Act (SAPA)

submitted by Livingston County Sheriff Steve Cox   There has been much talk, concern, and rumors this…

Common-Sense Policies Move Rural America Forward

By Garrett Hawkins, President of Missouri Farm Bureau   Brutal. Miserable. Those were a couple of words…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – LOCAL BUDGET TRANSPARENCY

The sun helps shine the light on things that might otherwise be hidden or go unnoticed.  This…

Thank You to Those Who Keep Us Going

Dear Friend, It’s been a rough week across North Missouri with bitter cold, snowstorms, and slick roads…

Cold Weather Can’t Chill Farmers’ Spirit

By Jennifer Poindexter, Director of Promotion and Education for Missouri Farm Bureau   Late February in Missouri…

Intro to Developmental Assets

submitted by Jessica Trussell, Field Specialist in Human Development with University of Missouri Extension in Livingston County…

Colostrum Milk Replacer and Legume Interseeding

submitted by Jim Humphrey, Field Specialist in Livestock-ANR for University of Missouri Extension in Andrew County.

Transportation Funding Needed

submitted by the Missouri Chamber of Commerce   As the state with the seventh largest transportation system…

Promises Made, Promises Broken by Congressman Sam Graves

Dear Friend, On January 20, 2021, millions of Americans watched as Joseph R. Biden was sworn in…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – UNEMPLOYMENT GOOF

In the year of Covid, one of the reactions of the federal government was to pour money…

Investing in Infrastructure: Bridges by Congressman Sam Graves

Dear Friend, It’s no secret that we have an infrastructure problem in Missouri and there’s no place…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – 2nd AMENDMENT PRESERVATION

In 2013, the Missouri legislature passed the Second Amendment Preservation Act (SAPA), which would insure that the…

New Year Brings Positive Signs for Agriculture

By Eric Bohl, Director of Public Affairs and Advocacy for Missouri Farm Bureau   Despite the challenges…

Op-ed: This Governor Puts His Money Where His Mouth Is

By Daniel P. Mehan, President and CEO Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry   Missouri, did you…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – FOSTER CARE & ADOPTION

One of the key objectives of the Missouri House in the 2021 session is to improve support…

Investing in Infrastructure: River Navigation by Congressman Sam Graves

Dear Friend, The Mississippi River is more than just a river. The waterway connects North Missouri and…

Missouri Farm Bureau: Farm Groups Cautiously Eye Biden Regulatory Actions

By Eric Bohl, Director of Public Affairs and Advocacy for Missouri Farm Bureau   Mere minutes after…

We Need to Work Together by Congressman Sam Graves

Dear Friend, Wednesday was a day of unity. It was a day to recognize the many achievements…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – VACCINE AVAILABILITY

I have some constituents who are not interested in getting the Covid vaccine, or who don’t want…

It’s Time to Get Back to Work by Congressman Sam Graves

Dear Friend, There’s been a lot of talk about what’s going on in Washington over the last…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – CENSURE FOR PRICE

On Wednesday, January 13, the Missouri House made history.  For the first time ever in our 200-year…

Focus on Fundamentals in 2021 Legislative Session

By Eric Bohl,  Director of Public Affairs and Advocacy for Missouri Farm Bureau   As the Missouri…



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