updated Sat. January 21, 2023
February 23, 2018
A week into his term in office in January of last year, Greitens first comments to 41 Action News Anchor Dia Wall were about lobbyists. Specifically, Greitens noted in the first minutes of his term, he signed an executive order banning lobbyist gifts to anyone who works in Missouri's executive branch.
Christian County Headliner News
June 9, 2017
“Having worked on both legislative sides of the capitol,” Wright said, “I'm looking forward to the challenges that this role in Missouri's executive branch will bring. Since taking office in January, Lt. Gov. Parson has wanted to add someone to his staff to promote tourism throughout the state, as well as developÃâÃÂ ...
May 28, 2017
The six leaders of Missouri's executive branch, in addition to state House and Senate majority and minority leaders and last year's Columbia representatives, listed a total of more than $1 million for consulting in 2016. Parson, State Treasurer Eric Schmitt and Schaefer each spent more than $200,000 onÃâÃÂ ...
Riverfront Times (blog)
March 17, 2017
State representative Mike Moon (R-Ash Grove) loves babies. But he doesn't think state workers should get so much as a day of maternity leave to care for them. After newly elected Governor Eric Greitens' widely praised executive order last week giving primary caregivers in Missouri's executive branch sixÃâÃÂ ...
March 13, 2017
JEFFERSON CITY • Gov. Eric Greitens started the week with a rare bit of good news for state executive branch employees Monday afternoon. A new executive order grants primary caregivers six weeks of paid parental leave following a birth or adoption. Secondary caregivers will get three weeks. GreitensÃâÃÂ ...
The Daily Star-Journal
February 9, 2017
The office provides essential support services for Missouri's executive branch; in other words, the office supports Greitens' job. Who else supports Greiten's job? Drew Erdmann. Greitens is bringing in Erdmann as chief operating officer Monday – a new state job Greitens created by executive order. ErdmannÃâÃÂ ...