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Governor Mike Parson announced today that the Missouri General Assembly will be called back in for a Special Session concurrent with Veto Session.  The Special Session will take place the week of September 10-14 and will focus on the passage of computer science course access and awareness of career opportunities through STEM education as well as expanding treatment courts in the State of Missouri.

Merit reform legislation passed by the State of Missouri General Assembly during the 2018 legislative session takes effect today, giving the state greater flexibility in how it manages its workforce. The State of Missouri now has the ability to identify and implement new ways to attract the best-qualified job candidates and recognize employees’ superior performance. Ultimately, merit reform will allow the state to strengthen its teams within all 16 executive departments to better serve the citizens of Missouri.

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Governor Mike Parson announced the graduation of the inaugural class of the Missouri Leadership Academy.

Governor Mike Parson issued multiple executive orders today announcing a major restructuring of four state agencies in an effort to improve economic and workforce development in Missouri.

Today, Governor Parson appointed Judge Robin Ransom to the Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District. Judge Ransom will succeed Judge Lisa S. Van Amburg, who retired in August.

Governor Parson today announced fifteen appointments to various commissions and offices.

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