Revolving Door

 Closing the revolving door

Did you miss it? State Representative Tony Dugger, R-Hartville, who represented the area around Mountain Grove and Mansfield, MO, resigned his post last week. His resignation, while not unexpected, is making headlines around the state because House Bill 1979 becomes law this week. HB1979 attempts to close the revolving door of legislators becoming lobbyists. In truth, it only slows it down by one legislative session. Starting this week, legislators will have to sit out six months prior to … [Read More...]