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

 Posted on May 7, 2015 at 2:57 pm

It is that time of year when Congress begins to debate the annual appropriations bills for the upcoming fiscal year. And this year is the earliest the House of Representatives has started the appropriations process since 1974. Tackling these appropriations bills is vital to ensuring that Washington can appropriately rein in the overspending that is coming out of our nation’s capital. The House is clearly ready to continue legislating and

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     Posted on May 6, 2015 at 10:56 am

    Rep. Randy Pietzman

    The Freshman Republican Caucus presented a resolution and made a donation to their class charity, Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.). Concerns of Police Survivors, Inc. provides resources to assist in the rebuilding of the lives of surviving families and affected co-workers of law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty. Furthermore, C.O.P.S. provides training to law enforcement agencies on survivor victimization issues and educates the public of

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  • Johnson continues on journey to spread the message of Christ

     Posted on May 1, 2015 at 9:50 am

    Brea Johnson

    Hello friends and family! I wanted to say a quick thank you to those of you who supported me financially and with prayer over this past year. Missio Dei has been one of the best experiences of my life. Our goal is to share the message of Christ to everyone we come in contact with. We have gone from Pennsylvania to Arizona to Florida and everywhere in between spreading gospel

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

     Posted on April 30, 2015 at 11:17 am

    Blaine Luetkemeyer

    We have now been in America’s new Congress for over 100 days. And over those 100 days, I am pleased to report the House of Representatives has kept its word to grow an “opportunity economy” instead of a Washington, D.C. economy. Things are different under House and Senate leadership and there is a lot of information to prove that. Recently, a report by the Bipartisan Policy Center found that, “The

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  • Honoring our service members on Memorial Day

     Posted on April 24, 2015 at 11:04 am

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    On Memorial Day, we honor men and women who died while courageously serving in the U.S. military. We also recognize active duty service members, especially those who have been wounded. Cities and towns across the United States host Memorial Day parades to thank our service members and their families for their sacrifices. Policymakers put into place laws and benefits to protect our heroes and their families. For example, Social Security

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

     Posted on April 23, 2015 at 8:34 am

    Rep. Randy Pietzman

    It has been another week of high speed activities here at the Capitol. As we get closer to the end of session, many more hours are spent on the floor working on bills. With the weather getting nicer, the concrete work is increasing also. It looks like the construction work in Lincoln County will be very strong this summer. Our community has many quality companies, but if you are needing

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  • Isn’t a president supposed to stand up for his or her country?

     Posted on April 17, 2015 at 8:40 am

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    While attending the Summit of the Americas in Panama City on April 11 President Obama stated publicly that he was not willing to refight the battles of the Cold War. “The Cold War has been over for a long time,” said Obama. “And I’m not interested in having battles frankly that started before I was born.” These statements and others made by Obama were met with an enthusiastic response on

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