Archive | January, 2017

for the week ending January 27, 2017

Show- Me Set for March:  The 2017 edition of the MTIA Show- Me Expo returns to Columbia’s Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center March 22 and 23.  The annual mini trade show and training event is designed specifically for the industry’s outside plant and craft employees.  The event will feature exhibits of the latest in […]

for the week ending January 20, 2017

Governor Sets Legislative Agenda:  Governor Eric Greitens outlined his pro-business legislative agenda to a joint meeting of the Missouri House and Senate Tuesday evening, focusing on a list of core Republican-backed initiatives that are predicted to move quickly to his desk.  Greitens underscored his support for ethics reform in government, including an expanded cooling-off period […]

for the week ending January 13, 2017

Industry Issues Added to Session Agenda: As the second week of the legislative session comes to a close, several bills of industry interest are already among the more than 900 measures introduced so far.  Most are ideas considered in previous years that did not make it across the finish line.  A perennial effort to approve […]

PSC Docket: January 16 – 20

Monday, January 16: Holiday Tuesday, January 17: No Hearings of Industry Interest Wednesday, January 18: No Hearings of Industry Interest Thursday, January 19: No Hearings of Industry Interest Friday, January 20: No Hearings of Industry Interest

Capitol Connection: Beginning of Session 2017

Lawmakers Open 2017 Session:  The First Regular Session of the 99th Missouri General Assembly opened at noon Wednesday, kicking off a year predicted to be dominated by a fast-tracked, pro-business agenda in the House and Senate.  Republican super-majorities in both chambers, plus a new Republican governor to be sworn in on Monday, will guarantee action […]

for the week ending January 6, 2017

Lawmakers Open 2017 Session:  The First Regular Session of the 99th Missouri General Assembly opened at noon Wednesday, kicking off a year predicted to be dominated by a fast-tracked, pro-business agenda in the House and Senate.  Republican super-majorities in both chambers, plus a new Republican governor to be sworn in on Monday, will guarantee action […]

PSC Docket: January 9 – 13

Monday, January 9: Holiday Tuesday, January 10: No Cases of Industry Interest Wednesday, January 11: No Cases of Industry Interest Thursday, January 12: No Cases of Industry Interest Friday, January 13: No Cases of Industry Interest