Tag: Roy Blunt

Sedalia obtains grant to be used industrial park expansion

| December 7, 2018

Lawmakers, and city officials hope the additional rail will greatly expand industrial capacity in the area.

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NEWSMAKER — Missouri congress members help president understand trade agreement repercussions

| June 13, 2018

Missouri congress members are working to help President Donald Trump understand the possible repercussions of certain trade agreements.

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Deadline to challenge funding map for rural broadband extended

| May 30, 2018

Although state, local, and tribal governments may all participate, they may lack the information or knowledge to challenge the eligibility map.

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NEWSMAKER — The Capitol Conversation: Senator Roy Blunt reflects on 2017, sees promise in 2018

| January 11, 2018

Senator Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) reflects on 2017 and surveys the lay of the land in the year ahead as Congress sets its goals for 2018. Be sure to catch part 2 of this KMZU Capitol Conversation series with Senator Blunt and KMZU’s Brian Lock on Friday at 7:25 a.m.

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Senator Blunt marks ‘Made in America’ with address to the Senate

| July 21, 2017

The Trump Administration is focusing on products made in America this week, and U.S. Senator Roy Blunt from Missouri spoke on the Senate floor yesterday to kick everything off.

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NEWSMAKER — Senator Roy Blunt applauds EPA changes, says federal government should be less involved in local schools

| April 21, 2017

Senator Blunt will return to Washington, D.C. next week as President Trump calls for a vote on a new healthcare bill before Congress will have to steer to avoid a government shut down.

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Missouri Farm Bureau welcomed Pruitt to Missouri

| April 20, 2017

In a press release, Blake Hurst, the Missouri Farm Bureau President, stated, “Missouri is proud to host U.S. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt on his ‘Back-to-Basics’ tour.”

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Senate passed amendment to combat Zika virus, $1.1 billion provided in funding

| May 19, 2016

These funds are in addition to the nearly $600 million in existing funding previously utilized by the administration to begin an immediate response to the Zika threat.

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Blunt votes in favor of civil suit against sex advertising website

| March 17, 2016

The resolution passed the Senate and allows the Senate’s legal counsel to bring a civil suit in court against Backpage (.com).

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