New Missouri House Speaker Focusing on Education, Foster Care and Adoption

Missouri’s Legislature is being challenged to make a stronger commitment to early childhood education. House Speaker Rob Vescovo of Arnold says the General Assembly must support policies that focus on empowerment, rather than imprisonment:

Speaker Vescovo, who was adopted, is also calling on the Legislature to expand Missouri’s adoption tax credit, so that families who want to adopt a child aren’t blocked from doing it simply because of cost.