Leapfrogging State, St. Louis County Becomes First Jurisdiction to Enact Prescription Program

CLAYTON • St. Louis County on Tuesday became the first jurisdiction in Missouri to enact a program aimed at monitoring the sale of prescription drugs, specifically the opioids experts call the entry point to heroin abuse. The unanimous County Council vote came hours after the Missouri House gave initial approval to a bill that would[…]

Why Missouri Patients Need Access to Biosimilars

Janet and Kyleigh are helping open doors to better access to healthcare for those with chronic conditions. Big thanks to Senator Kurt Schaefer and Representatives Sheila Solon and Tila Hubrecht for championing this issue in the MO General Assembly! ‪#‎Biosimilars‬ ‪#‎moleg‬

In Court Filing, Dept. of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles Approves of Uber’s Insurance Carrier

The Uber ride-sharing service has faced sharp questioning from authorities about its insurance policies for its drivers in the year and a half it has been operating in Florida. However, there may finally be an answer. This past year, the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation decided that Uber’s $1 million commercial insurance policy with James[…]

Criminal Justice Reform for Tennesseans

Criminal justice reform is the most important issue facing the General Assembly in 2016. Successful criminal justice reform will keep Tennesseans safe, and keep public spending down. Accordingly, over the coming months I will be looking to enhance penalties for violent offenders and to consider alternative penalties for non-violent offenders. I believe these are twin[…]