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June 13, 2017

Statement from Michela Skelton on Boone County Road and Bridge Tax (Proposition 1)

Our state legislature’s continued refusal to adequately invest in our infrastructure needs makes renewing the Boone County road and bridge tax essential for the growth and vitality of our communities. I fully support the Proposition 1 ballot measure to extend this half-cent sales tax for another 10 years. Maintaining our bridges and roadways isn’t a partisan issue — there isn’t …

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April 18, 2017

Michela Skelton Jumps Out to Fundraising Lead in First Quarterly Filing for August Special Election

Democratic special election nominee Michela Skelton announced today her first quarterly fundraising totals since entering the race for Missouri’s vacant 50th District House seat in mid-January. Her campaign raised just under $35,000 in 11 weeks, with 92 percent of the total coming from individual donors. Skelton raised $34,974 from 544 donations with an average contribution of $64. Skelton significantly outperformed …

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February 9, 2017

Michela Skelton Statement on Senate Bill 19 (Right to Work)

With Governor Greitens’ signature on SB 19 (Senate Bill 19), the so-called “Right to Work” bill, the war on Missouri workers hastens. The bill strips workers of the right to freely enter into collective bargaining contracts with their employers for better healthcare, better wages, and better opportunities. Families of the 50th District need more opportunities, not less. For years, Caleb …

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