Tag: Rep. Jean Evans

Questions raised about anti-Hawley memo

Attorney General’s Office points to deficiencies in Sunshine Law JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Earlier this week, a collection of Democratically-affiliated lawyers circulated a memo criticizing the investigation by Attorney General Josh Hawley’s office into the use of the Confide app by Gov. Eric Greitens and his staff, but now, the AG’s Office is alleging there may be more than partisan politics at play, with even some allegations of former employees with an ax to grind. […]

Jobs, the economy and the governor on This Week on Missouri Politics

It’s been the week for job creation in Missouri and the opinion panel on This Week in Missouri Politics dives right into the topic. “I think it is terrific,” said Rep. Gretchen Bangert. With the companies opening doors in Missouri, Scott Faughn pointed out that it looks like some of President Donald Trump’s policies are working. “You know, the president is about results. As a businessman, sometimes that’s usually what we forget to do in […]

Legislation filed to strengthen Missouri’s open record laws

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Open records laws in the Show-Me state could be updated and improved this session under legislation filed in the House. Evans On Wednesday, Rep. David Gregory filed HB 2523 and Rep. Jean Evans filed HB 2524. Both bills aim to strengthen Missouri’s sunshine law and create transparency. “The Missouri open records laws need updating and I am pleased to push this legislation forward,” Gregory said. “Giving the Attorney General stronger remedies […]