Senate Leader Offers Condolences to Former Representative Lair’s Family


JEFFERSON CITY— Senate Leader Ron Richard, R-Joplin, released this statement on the passing of former Rep. Mike Lair.

“Like many in the Legislature, I was saddened to learn of the passing of former Rep. Mike Lair. A strong advocate for education, Mike served his constituents proudly and was known in the halls as compassionate and an all-around nice guy. I offer my condolences and my thoughts and prayers are with Mike’s family in their time of loss.”

Senate Leader Ron Richard, R-Joplin
District 32

Lauren Hieger, Senate Majority Caucus Communications Director
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