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

Today at the Missouri as a Model Employer Talent Showcase, Governor Mike Parson announced a new scholarship opportunity for state employees through a partnership with Western Governors University (WGU) Missouri.

Today, Governor Mike Parson urged members of the state’s tourism industry to continue their work to promote Missouri as a travel destination, an effort that helped pump more than $17 billion into the state’s economy last year.

Today, Governor Mike Parson and First Lady Teresa Parson received their annual flu shots.

Today, Governor Mike Parson awarded Missouri Public Safety Medals to a total of 18 first responders and 6 civilians for heroic and live-saving actions in 2018.

Governor Mike Parson and Missouri State Fair Director Mark Wolfe have announced that attendance for this year’s Missouri State Fair reached 337,112 individuals, showing the importance of the Fair to the Show-Me State.

Today during an event co-hosted by the National Governors Association, national nonprofit organization Results for America released a report recognizing the State of Missouri among other states for its use of evidence and data to drive better management practices and results for its citizens.

Governor Parson joined Senator Roy Blunt, Missouri Department of Transportation leaders, members of the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission, and other local officials in Rocheport to discuss the upcoming replacement of the I-70 Missouri River Bridge.

Today, Governor Mike Parson announced Ken Zellers as Director of the Department of Revenue.

Today, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) approved Missouri’s request to expand the federal major disaster declaration for Missouri to include assistance for local governments and nonprofit agencies in 14 additional counties and the City of St. Louis.