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All three major credit rating agencies recently affirmed Missouri’s AAA credit rating and responded positively to Governor Mike Parson’s proposed establishment of a Cash Operating Expense Fund (COEF) in Missouri.

This week, the Missouri 2020 Census Complete Count Committee will launch a statewide media campaign to educate Missourians on the importance of being counted in this year’s census.

Today, Governor Mike Parson appointed Judge Michael E. Gardner to the Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District. He will succeed Judge Lawrence E. Mooney, who retired in September of 2019.

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

Today, Governor Mike Parson announced today that Missouri is 1 of 13 states selected by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) to receive additional technical assistance (TA) to help more citizens with disabilities obtain competitive, integrated employment.

Today, Governor Mike Parson announced the graduation of 28 public servants from the third class of the Missouri Leadership Academy.

Today, Governor Mike Parson announced that the Missouri Department of Public Safety has awarded 106 Missouri law enforcement agencies a total of more than $700,000 in grants to purchase essential equipment used by officers, including ballistic vests, first aid and trauma kits, police radios, light bars, and sirens.

Today, Governor Mike Parson released the following statement regarding the acquittal of President Donald J. Trump:

Today, Governor Mike Parson and First Lady Teresa Parson participated in a parade and rally in downtown Kansas City celebrating the Kansas City Chiefs’ Super Bowl LIV victory.

Today, Governor Mike Parson appointed the Honorable Jason D. Dodson as Circuit Judge for the 21st Judicial Circuit. He will fill the Circuit Judge vacancy created by the retirement of the Honorable Michael T. Jamison.

Mr. Dodson, of Kirkwood, currently serves as an Associate Circuit Judge in St. Louis County. He holds a Bachelor of Arts from Bates College in Lewiston, Maine, and a Juris Doctorate from Washington University School of Law in St. Louis.