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Executive rule will affect overtime requirements

| May 19, 2016

The goal of an executive action by the Obama administration, is to raise wages by redefining the salary limit for employees required to receive overtime pay.

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Governmental vs. non-governmental climate study

| April 5, 2016

While the White House cites recent, government climate studies, scientists outside the influence of politics still question the findings.

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American Farm Bureau works to provide safe practices information for Ag industry

| April 1, 2016

A coalition of more than 70 universities from every state in the union is backing a major effort to make farms safer places to work and live.

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McCaskill requests records of enforcement actions taken by Department of Justice on dietary supplements

| March 30, 2016

Senator continues fight to protect Americans from illegal claims and tainted dietary supplements.

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Senate Legal Council moves forward with suit against Backpage.com

| March 29, 2016

For the first time in over 20 years, the U.S. Senate has filed a civil enforcement action, demanding that Backpage.com release documents for investigation.

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Hartzler on Committee passage of 2017 Budget Resolution

| March 17, 2016

Hartzler has released statement regarding the House Budget Committee’s passage of a 2017 Budget Resolution.

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Award highlights excellence in environmental education.

| March 17, 2016

Applications are being accepted for an award honoring outstanding educators and their commitment to the environment.

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STATEMENT: NFIB Missouri has concerns with Supreme Court nominee

| March 16, 2016

Brad Jones, Missouri state Director of the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), released a statement today regarding President Obama’s nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Newly proposed version of GMO bill remains voluntary, again drawing critism from Democrats

| March 16, 2016

Democrats attacked a new version of a committee-passed bill to create a voluntary national standard for biotech food labeling and spur ways consumers can get more GMO information.

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