100th Missouri General Assembly Session Begins Wednesday
(preview by Rep. Jerome Barnes)
Congratulations to Newly Elected Democrats Beginning Their First Terms
Jackson County officials were sworn in last week as the new session of county government began. Congratulations to returning County Executive Frank White and legislators Crystal Williams, Tony Miller, Scott Burnett, and Dan Tarwater. Special congratulations to newly elected county officials Ron Finley, Charlie Franklin, Jalen Anderson and Sheriff Darryl Forte.
At the State level, members of the House and Senate will be sworn in Wednesday in Jefferson City at noon. Best of luck and congratulations to newly elected legislators from Jackson County Robert Sauls, Ashley Bland Manlove and Keri Ingle.
Upcoming Club Meetings and Events:
40 Club Luncheon: Monthly labor lunch Tuesday January 8th, 12:00pm at Sheet Metal Workers Local #2 (2902 Blue Ridge Blvd. KCMO 64129). Guest speaker: Mike Lewis of the Missouri AFL-CIO to discuss upcoming issues for 2019.
State of the State Address: Governor Parson delivers the annual State of the State in front of the General Assembly January 16th at 3pm. A link for streaming video will be posted later.
Heartland Alliance for Progress: Mayoral candidate forum, "Leveling the Playing Field in Kansas City." Monday January 28th 5:15pm at Californos (4124 Pennsylvania KCMO).
JCDC Quarterly Meeting: Regular business meeting. January 31, Jackson County Courthouse, 415 E 12th St. KCMO. 7pm.
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