Emerson http://kasu.org en Emerson says drought is worst in decades http://kasu.org/post/emerson-says-drought-worst-decades <p>U.S. Representative Jo Ann Emerson (R-MO) says the ongoing drought conditions are catastrophic for many farmers, and Congress will likely pass a one-year extension of the current Farm Bill, with emergency assistance attached. The congresswoman discussed this issue and more in her monthly talk with KASU....</p><p></p> Mon, 30 Jul 2012 13:48:33 +0000 MSMITH 15504 at http://kasu.org Emerson talks Farm Bill, health care on KASU http://kasu.org/post/emerson-talks-farm-bill-health-care-kasu-0 <p>U.S. Representative Jo Ann Emerson (R-MO) discussed the impending Supreme Court decision on health care in her monthly interview on KASU. But first,&nbsp;she discussed the&nbsp;new&nbsp;Farm Bill working its way through Congress. Emerson says&nbsp;the Senate version of the bill is&nbsp;not fair to&nbsp;many Southern farmers....</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 13:45:06 +0000 MSMITH 13864 at http://kasu.org Emerson talks farms, post offices, veterans issues on KASU http://kasu.org/post/emerson-talks-farms-post-offices-veterans-issues-kasu <p>U.S.&nbsp;Representative Jo Ann Emerson (R-MO) discussed farm issues and impending farm&nbsp;legislation,&nbsp;postal reform&nbsp;proposals,&nbsp;economic issues, veterans issues and Memorial Day, in this&nbsp;month&#39;s KASU interview.&nbsp;Click on the &quot;Listen&quot; link&nbsp;for the whole interview.</p> Fri, 25 May 2012 13:53:44 +0000 MSMITH 12345 at http://kasu.org Emerson backs Santorum, talks farm issues http://kasu.org/post/emerson-backs-santorum-talks-farm-issues <p>In her monthly&nbsp;talk with KASU,&nbsp;U.S. Representative Jo Ann Emerson&nbsp;discussed what a new Farm Bill might bring, whether&nbsp;the levees are ready&nbsp;for Spring, and whether Rick Santorum&nbsp;can&nbsp;keep making the vote&nbsp;swing. Hear the whole interview here....</p> Wed, 14 Mar 2012 13:54:57 +0000 MSMITH 8724 at http://kasu.org Emerson discusses a busy House session and other issues on KASU http://kasu.org/post/emerson-discusses-busy-house-session-and-other-issues-kasu <p>Representative Jo&nbsp;Ann Emerson, a Republican&nbsp;who represents Southeast Missouri&#39;s&nbsp;8th&nbsp;District,&nbsp;discussed current and recently-passed&nbsp;legislation in the House, the contraception controversy, and more in her monthly&nbsp;talk with KASU. Click on the link to hear the full interview.....</p> Fri, 17 Feb 2012 14:52:53 +0000 MSMITH 7402 at http://kasu.org Emerson talks election year issues with KASU http://kasu.org/post/emerson-talks-election-year-issues-kasu <p>U.S. Representative Jo Ann Emerson, a Republican&nbsp;serving Missouri&#39;s&nbsp;8th Congressional District,&nbsp;discussed&nbsp;a new year&nbsp;and a new session, as well as election year politics and issues, in her&nbsp;monthly talk with KASU.&nbsp;Click on the&nbsp;Audio link to hear&nbsp;the full&nbsp;interview.</p> Tue, 24 Jan 2012 14:56:01 +0000 MSMITH 6229 at http://kasu.org Emerson says "go big" on debt reduction, talks infrastructure and post offices, on KASU http://kasu.org/post/emerson-says-go-big-debt-reduction-talks-infrastructure-and-post-offices-kasu <p>U. S. Representative Jo Ann Emerson (R-MO) signed on to a letter urging the SuperCommittee to &quot;go big or go home.&quot; She gives her thoughts on debt reduction, infrastructure needs, the planned closure of rural post offices, and more in her monthly talk with KASU....</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Thu, 17 Nov 2011 14:45:10 +0000 MSMITH 2760 at http://kasu.org