For Immediate Release:
Jan. 21, 2015

Contact: Bill Foster
(573) 751-2459
Senator Wayne Wallingford Carries On Committee Assignments

JEFFERSON CITY — Senator Wayne Wallingford, R-Cape Girardeau, has been appointed by President Pro Tem Tom Dempsey, R-St. Charles, to his committee assignments for the 98th General Assembly. He will serve on the Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions & Ethics Committee and will remain vice-chairman for the Ways and Means Committee.

“I am honored to return as vice-chairman for the Ways and Means Committee and to all the committees I will serve on this legislative session,” said Sen. Wallingford. “During the previous two years I have served on these committees, we have spent numerous hours working to improve Missouri’s tax statutes, policies and laws. I look forward to continuing this progress in efforts to build a stronger Missouri.”

“In addition to my previous assigned committees, I am honored to serve on the Rules, Joint Rules, Resolutions & Ethics Committee,” said Sen. Wallingford. “I am eager to serve on a committee that I feel holds the lawmaking procedures and decorum to the high standard in which it should be held.”

According to Senate rules, committees are appointed within the Missouri Senate by President Pro Tem at the beginning of the general assembly and remain throughout the two-year term.

Senator Wayne Wallingford will serve on the following committees during the 98th General Assembly:

Senator Wallingford also served on the following committee during the interim of the 97th General Assembly: