Tag: Sen. Jill Schupp

RELEASE: Government whistleblower bill approved by Senate committee

JEFFERSON CITY — Senate Bill 786, which would restore and strengthen protections for government whistleblowers, was approved this week by the Missouri Senate Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence Committee. “This legislation will help to expose and prevent government corruption by strengthening protections for those employees who have the courage to come forward and report misconduct,” Sen. Jill Schupp, the bill’s sponsor, said. “I appreciate the bipartisan support this legislation has already received, and I […]

RELEASE: Sen. Schupp to host free health care event Saturday in St. Louis County

Flu shots, health screenings, and insurance and prescription guidance all available to local residents ST. LOUIS – State Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, is hosting a free healthcare CareFair this Saturday, Nov. 4, from 10:00 a.m. until noon at the Frank Munsch Community Center in Overland for area St. Louis County residents. “Many Missourians and their families are still struggling to access basic health care services and this event will help to connect people with […]

The case for and against St. Louis’ reentry

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Senate President Pro Tem has a few thoughts towards “fixing” the St. Louis region, and it might leave a bad taste in the mouths of more than a few. In an interview with St. Louis Public Radio’s Jason Rosenbaum a few weeks back, Sen. Ron Richard, R-Joplin, suggested some changes to the area, particularly through the combining of the City of St. Louis and St. Louis County or merging municipalities. […]