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THE EGGLESTON REPORT – SESSION 2021 HAS BEGUN

On Wednesday, January 6, new and returning House members took the oath of office and officially began…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – NON-ELECTIONS

Each year, elections are held so voters can pick who they want to lead their communities, their…

Prioritizing Our Water Resources by Congressman Sam Graves

Dear Friend, Growing up in Tarkio, Missouri, several miles down the road from the Missouri River, I learned firsthand…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – PRE-FILING BEGINS

The next legislative session does not begin until Wednesday, January 6th.  But the date for legislators to…

Think Big and Do Good

By Garrett Hawkins, President of Missouri Farm Bureau   My children get a little tired sometimes of…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – EXTRA SESSION #2 COMPLETED

After a two-week delay due to some Covid cases among state senators and staff, the Senate reconvened…

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: We Should Be Working on Small Business Relief by Congressman Sam Graves

Dear Friend, When the pandemic first hit in March, Republicans and Democrats joined together to pass the…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – VIRUS HISTORY: SMALLPOX

The Special Session called to allocate funds for Covid and reform lawsuits for Covid has been postponed…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – EXTRA SESSION #2 BEGUN

While the Missouri legislature’s normal session runs from early January until mid-May, on occasion we are called…

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Free COVID-19 Testing Available in North Missouri By Congressman Sam Graves

Dear Friend,   In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, I wanted to take an opportunity to…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – THANK YOU

The elections are over, and now TV can get back to airing commercials about Pepsi, pizza, and…

Small Business Aid Still Being Blocked – Commentary by Congressman Sam Graves

Dear Friend, COVID relief for businesses still hangs in the balance this week as Senator Schumer and…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – COUNTY HISTORY

Today, Missouri has 115 counties.  Well actually we have 114 counties plus the city of St. Louis…

Grandparenting During Social Distancing

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

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – ECONOMIC RECOVERY

At the start of 2020, the U.S. economy was in very good shape.  Unemployment was at an…

Protecting Our Communities and Our Way of Life by Congressman Sam Graves

Dear Friend, It’s been nearly 19 months since record flooding struck communities up and down the Missouri…

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Extend the Paycheck Protection Program by Congressman Sam Graves

Dear Friend, In the initial days of the pandemic, countless states and localities across the country declared…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – AMENDMENT 1:STATEWIDE TERM LIMITS

In 1965 and 1992, Missouri voters instituted term limits for many state elected officials.  In the legislature…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – AMENDMENT 3:REDISTRICTING

I’ve often said I want my constituents to be the most informed voters in the state, and…

Stay Safe this Harvest by Congressman Sam Graves

Dear Friend, Harvest season is officially upon us. Many have already started shelling corn, and those who…

The Eggleston Report – Liberty Bells

When we were in school, we all learned about the Liberty Bell.  But did you know there is…

Bringing Jobs Back from China by Congressman Sam Graves

Dear Friend, There’s been a lot of talk lately about the need to bring jobs back from…

Traveling North Missouri by Congressman Sam Graves

Dear Friend, It was another busy week in North Missouri. I was able to get out and…

THE EGGLESTON REPORT – SPECIAL SESSION BEGUN

by J. Eggleston, Assitant Majority Floor Leader, State Representative District 2   In my last report, I…

Improving North Missouri’s Infrastructure by Congressman Sam Graves

Dear Friend, Billions of dollars in federal infrastructure funding is awarded through competitive grants every year. The…

Commentary: Cattle Pricing Report Leaves Producers Unsatisfied

By Eric Bohl, Missouri Farm Bureau Director of Public Affairs and Advocacy   In late July, the…

Honoring Our Veterans by Congressman Sam Graves

News from Representative Graves Website Meet Sam Legislation News Services 6th District Contact Sam November 11, 2019…

Burgers and Straws Aren’t the Problem by Rep. Sam Graves

Dear Friend, It’s time to set the record straight on the Green New Deal. We all thought…

From the Bench by Judge R. Brent Elliott

Circuit Judge R. Brent Elliott’s “From the Bench” is a series of articles designed to provide the…

A Perfect Morning for Presentations: Graves-Chapple Research Center Showcases Research During Annual Field Day

submitted by- Logan Jackson, Agricultural Research Center News Strategist, University of Missouri-College of Agriculture, Food and Natural…



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