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Following recent developments in Missouri Veterans Homes, Governor Mike Parson has ordered an external review of all seven Missouri Veterans Homes and their COVID-19 operations. 

Today, Governor Mike Parson announced that five Missouri colleges are grant recipients of over $5 million in Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act Child Care Plan funding to improve the quality and availability of child care and early education programs.

Today, Governor Mike Parson announced three appointments to various boards and commissions and filled five county office vacancies.

Today, Governor Mike Parson signed a proclamation declaring September 30, 2020, State Employee Appreciation Day to honor state of Missouri employees.

Today, Governor Mike Parson and First Lady Teresa Parson announced that the the third annual Parson Family Fall Festival previously scheduled for Saturday, October 3, 2020, will be postponed. 

Today, Governor Mike Parson announced that the state of Missouri has expanded its COVID-19 dashboards.

On Wednesday, Governor Mike Parson and First Lady Teresa Parson both tested positive for COVID-19. At this time, Governor Parson is still asymptomatic, and the First Lady's symptoms remain mild.

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

Governor Mike Parson has ordered the Missouri State Capitol dome and Missouri Governor’s Mansion to shine red beginning Sunday, September 27, 2020, until Saturday, October 3, 2020, in honor of fallen firefighters and National Fire Prevention Week.

The state of Missouri is one of only ten states to receive a 2020 Government Experience Award for its centralized applicant tracking system, MoCareers.