Kelly to head public safety budget panel (Columbia Tribune article)
Click “Read More” to see a short video of Rep. Kelly’s acceptance of the Appropriations Committee chairmanship.
Rep. Steven Tilley, Republican Speaker of the House of Representatives, appointed three Democrats to serve as House Committee Chairs during the 2011 Session. Among them was Chris Kelly who will serve as the Appropriations Chair for Public Safety and Corrections. Click “Read More” to see video.
It has become far too common in the Missouri House for members of the minority party to be blocked from having their own sponsored bills move forward (even when they deal with local issues in the district). This session, largely due to his bipartisan efforts, four of the bills sponsored by Rep. Kelly passed or […]