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  • Blaine's Bulletin: National Police Week
    Posted in Columns on May 19, 2017 | Preview rr

    Earlier this week, thousands of police officers came to the United States Capitol to be recognized and honored by President Trump for all that they do on a daily basis to serve our country at the 36th Annual National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service. This year, we honored 394 individuals who join the over 20,000 men and women who gave up their lives in the line of duty. It was a wonderful gathering that reminds Americans from one corner of our nation to another that the men and women in blue put their lives on the line to save others without any hesitation. Read more

  • Blaine's Bulletin: The American Health Care Act
    Posted in Columns on May 12, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health-Care

    Health-care is a very personal issue: it impacts each of us directly, as well as our families, friends, neighbors, and communities. So, most Americans have probably heard a lot in the last few weeks about the American Health Care Act, which recently passed the House of Representatives. The overall principles of this legislation are to put patients and their doctors back in charge of medical care, make higher quality coverage more affordable, and provide the American people with relief from Obamacare’s taxes and mandates. Read more

  • Blaine's Bulletin:The Week in Missouri and in Washington
    Posted in Columns on May 5, 2017 | Preview rr

    Over the last week, our state has seen record-breaking rainfall. Our rivers and creeks are swollen and backroads and interstates alike have either been closed or become impassible. Many Missourians have had to make emergency preparations to protect their property and some have had to evacuate their homes and shutter their businesses. Read more

  • Blaine's Bulletin: #SmallBusinessWeek April 30-May 6
    Posted in Columns on April 28, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Small Business

    Each year, there is a designated week when Congress highlights all of the great work our nation’s small businesses and their employees do in our local communities. This year, that week is April 30-May 6. Read more

  • Blaine's Bulletin: The District Work Period
    Posted in Columns on April 21, 2017 | Preview rr

    The district work period has come to an end and Easter is now behind us. I hope everyone had a safe and blessed holiday. Our family attended Easter Mass and then we were able to spend some quality time together. The grandchildren always get a kick out of the Easter eggs and candy, and this year was no different. Read more

  • Blaine's Bulletin: The Financial CHOICE Act
    Posted in Columns on April 14, 2017 | Preview rr

    “My frustration with loan access today is that my 20-year-old daughter, who has a full-time, decent paying job, cannot get a loan to buy her first vehicle. It’s a catch 22 – you need credit to get credit, but no one will give you the credit to begin with. I would like to see our young adults be able to build the credit they need so they can have a decent future.” – Michele from Fulton Read more

  • Blaine's Bulletin: The History Behind Washington's Historic Cherry Blossoms
    Posted in Columns on April 7, 2017 | Preview rr

    Spring is a particularly popular time of year for many Americans to visit our nation’s capital. If you travel to Washington in early April, chances are you will have an opportunity to see the famous cherry blossoms in bloom. The most famous place to view them is around the Tidal Basin near Thomas Jefferson’s Memorial. Read more

  • Blaine's Bulletin: This Week in the House of Representatives
    Posted in Columns on March 24, 2017 | Preview rr

    This was another jam packed week in the House of Representatives. Important bills on the House floor, three Committee hearings, and lots of informative constituent meetings were on the agenda for the past week. Read more

  • Blaine's Bulletin: A Snapshot of Fulton
    Posted in Columns on March 17, 2017 | Preview rr

    Another successful week is in the books. There is a lot to discuss regarding this past week, so let’s get to it. Read more

  • Blaine's Bulletin: American Health Care Act
    Posted in Columns on March 10, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health-Care

    “Since the Affordable Care Act was passed, my wife and I have seen two major effects on our health insurance. Premiums have gone up sharply, they are now doubled what they were half a decade ago. Worse than that, our deductibles have gone up sharply.” – Stephen, Osage Beach. Read more

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