Governor Mike Parson

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Missouri Governor Mike Parson, along with several other lawmakers and public officials, visited Signature Packaging and Paper in Jackson today as part of a statewide tour to promote a new piece of legislation regarding workforce development.


Fast Track, a financial aid program, would increase financial access to working-age adults to receive higher education. According to the Missouri Department of Higher Education (MDHE), creating this program would require a statutory change.

Missouri Governor's Office

During a special ceremony held yesterday at the Missouri State Capitol, Governor Mike Parson and First Lady Teresa Parson proclaimed December 2018 as “Christmas Tree Month” in Missouri. They also recognized many individuals from across the state in the Christmas tree business, including Steve and Teresa Meier from Jackson, MO.