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Blaine’s Bulletin, by U.S. Representative Blaine Luetkemeyer

 Posted on March 20, 2015 at 8:55 am

All Americans are granted freedoms and rights that are guaranteed to us by the Constitution, including the Second Amendment. And when those guaranteed rights get trampled on by the administration, I will not back down. In February, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives issued a proposal to ban “green tip” ammunition which is the most commonly used ammunition for the most popular rifle design in America – the

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  • Whatever happened to picking your battles?

     Posted on March 20, 2015 at 8:49 am

    Hair Dye

    Last week one of the many stories lighting up the world’s of social media and digital news was that of Savannah Keesee. Keesee is a high school student in the West St. Francis County R-4 School District who had been snowed in during the first week of March, along with a number of other students in districts throughout the state. While they were trapped by the weather Keesee and her

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  • Pietzman’s Report, by MO State Representative Randy Pietzman

     Posted on March 19, 2015 at 3:45 pm

    Rep. Randy Pietzman

    HOUSE ACTION: It has been another busy week here in Jefferson City. It started with an evening of food and fellowship at the Governor’s Mansion. My wife was able to join me for the event and meet many new friends. I was happy to see Gene and Christi Miller this week at the Capitol. They were here for the MO Right to Life rally. I was fortunate to have the

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  • From The Corner Of Broadway and Main Street

     Posted on March 16, 2015 at 7:32 pm

    Broadway

    There is an old joke about a dairy farmer who had good milking cow that was just a bit skittish and jumpy. His brother-in-law, a psychologist, suggested that talking to the cow would put her more at ease. Well the farmer tried this technique, but soon ran out of things to say, so he put a radio in the barn. It was an unparalleled success until one evening the State

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  • Pietzman’s Report, by MO State Representative Randy Pietzman

     Posted on March 11, 2015 at 11:10 am

    Rep. Randy Pietzman

    HOUSE ACTION: It’s been a long week at the Capitol. I was blessed with a visit from the local Teen Pact Group. They train youth to understand the political process, value their liberty, defend the Christian faith, and engage the culture. These young leaders make me confident for the future. Last Week in the House Chamber: House Approves School Transfer Bill (HB 42) Last week the House took action to

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  • The resurgence of a baseball fan

     Posted on March 4, 2015 at 12:11 pm

    Baseball

    When I was a kid everyone in my family was a baseball fan. Living in the St. Louis metropolitan area, it was only natural that they worshipped the Cardinals. In fact, I can remember going to St. Louis as a youngster and watching Lou Brock play his very last game. As the years moved on I would console myself during Missouri winters with the thought that every day brought the

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  • Blaine’s Bulletin, by U.S. Representative Blaine Luetkemeyer

     Posted on February 26, 2015 at 8:37 am

    Blaine Luetkemeyer

    1,109,463 is the number of workers employed by small businesses in Missouri. With such an astounding number like that, you can see why I take my position on the House Small Business Committee very seriously. With more than half of the state’s non-farm, private workforce employed by our nearly 505,000 small businesses in Missouri, I am proud to be your voice when it comes to regulations, compliance, and being a

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