As political battles continue to rage over the Supreme Court, control over Congress and President Trump’s tweet du jour, a major ballot issue has been quietly gaining momentum. In November, Missouri voters will not only be deciding whether to give Senator McCaskill a third six-year term; they also will have an opportunity to increase road and bridge funding for the first time since 1996.
Missouri’s new truth-in-labeling law governing the sale of meat is facing a court challenge from activist groups including the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and the Animal Legal Defense Fund.
State fairs and politics have gone hand-in-hand for decades. The Missouri State Fair is no exception, bringing elected officials, hopeful candidates, political staffers and eager volunteers to Sedalia in droves hoping to connect with interested voters and take a few pictures for the campaign trail.
Missouri Farm Bureau’s membership publication Show Me MFB covers all of the issues for members and includes interesting features, opinions and the latest information on benefits and services.