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During today’s COVID-19 briefing, Governor Mike Parson announced that Medicaid expansion will be placed on a ballot at the August 4, 2020, primary election.

During today’s COVID-19 briefing, Governor Mike Parson announced a plan to rapidly increase COVID-19 testing volume to 7,500 tests per day in Missouri. 

During today’s COVID-19 briefing, Governor Mike Parson announced the launch of a new COVID-19 dashboard containing Missouri-specific data from across the state. 

During today’s COVID-19 briefing, Governor Mike Parson emphasized the importance of COVID-19 testing to economic recovery in Missouri. 

In honor of Missouri’s 2020 graduating seniors, Governor Mike Parson and First Lady Teresa Parson will illuminate the Missouri Governor’s Mansion on Wednesday, May 20, 2020.

During yesterdays' COVID-19 briefing, Governor Mike Parson applauded Missouri legislators for working throughout the unusual circumstances during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Missouri Legislature concluded the 2020 Legislative Session today.

Today, Governor Mike Parson ordered U.S. and Missouri flags be flown at half-staff at all government buildings in Jackson County and at fire houses across the state on Monday, May 18, 2020, in honor of Independence Fire Department Firefighter/Hazardous Material Technician David F. Jameson, Jr.

Today, Governor Mike Parson announced he has begun the process to obtain federal disaster assistance for Missouri in response to severe storms and tornadoes that swept across the state on May 3 and 4, leaving behind a trail of destruction and extensive damage to electric power systems.

Earlier today, Governor Mike Parson announced a series of testing priorities designed to detect and rapidly contain potential COVID-19 outbreaks as the state gradually reopens its economy.

During today’s COVID-19 briefing, Governor Mike Parson discussed the economic recovery portion of the “Show Me Strong” Recovery Plan.