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Today, Governor Mike Parson ordered U.S. and Missouri flags be flown at half-staff at all government buildings in Jefferson County and at fire houses across the state on Wednesday, July 8, 2020, in honor of DeSoto Rural Fire Protection District Fire Marshal/Lieutenant Ronald W. Wehlage, Jr.

Today, Governor Mike Parson signed SB 600 to help address violent crime in Missouri.

Today, Governor Mike Parson signed SB 599 modifying provisions relating to the Missouri State Treasurer’s Office linked deposit program, Missouri FIRST. 

Today, Governor Mike Parson signed HB 2046 expanding license reciprocity provisions in the state of Missouri.

Today, Governor Mike Parson signed HB 1768 and HB 2120 extending the Missouri Broadband Grant Program through 2027.

Today, Governor Mike Parson signed SB 591 modifying provisions relating to civil actions, including punitive damages and unlawful merchandising practices. 

Today, Governor Mike Parson signed the FY21 budget bills passed by the General Assembly. 

Today, Governor Mike Parson announced six appointments to various boards and commissions and filled one county office vacancy.

Jennifer Blair Dowdney, of Osage Beach, was appointed to the Tourism Commission.

Governor Mike Parson has requested that President Trump approve a major disaster declaration for Missouri to provide federal assistance to a total of 19 counties in response to severe storms and tornadoes that swept across the state on May 3 and 4, resulting in widespread destruction.

Today, Governor Mike Parson announced five appointments to various boards and commissions.