KASU Congressional Interviews
8:48 am
Mon July 30, 2012

Emerson says drought is worst in decades

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....

KASU Congressional Interviews
8:45 am
Tue June 26, 2012

Emerson talks Farm Bill, health care on KASU

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, she discussed the new Farm Bill working its way through Congress. Emerson says the Senate version of the bill is not fair to many Southern farmers....


KASU Congressional Interviews
8:53 am
Fri May 25, 2012

Emerson talks farms, post offices, veterans issues on KASU

U.S. Representative Jo Ann Emerson (R-MO) discussed farm issues and impending farm legislation, postal reform proposals, economic issues, veterans issues and Memorial Day, in this month's KASU interview. Click on the "Listen" link for the whole interview.

KASU Local
8:54 am
Wed March 14, 2012

Emerson backs Santorum, talks farm issues

In her monthly talk with KASU, U.S. Representative Jo Ann Emerson discussed what a new Farm Bill might bring, whether the levees are ready for Spring, and whether Rick Santorum can keep making the vote swing. Hear the whole interview here....

KASU Local
8:52 am
Fri February 17, 2012

Emerson discusses a busy House session and other issues on KASU

Representative Jo Ann Emerson, a Republican who represents Southeast Missouri's 8th District, discussed current and recently-passed legislation in the House, the contraception controversy, and more in her monthly talk with KASU. Click on the link to hear the full interview.....

KASU Local
8:56 am
Tue January 24, 2012

Emerson talks election year issues with KASU

U.S. Representative Jo Ann Emerson, a Republican serving Missouri's 8th Congressional District, discussed a new year and a new session, as well as election year politics and issues, in her monthly talk with KASU. Click on the Audio link to hear the full interview.

KASU Local
8:45 am
Thu November 17, 2011

Emerson says "go big" on debt reduction, talks infrastructure and post offices, on KASU

U. S. Representative Jo Ann Emerson (R-MO) signed on to a letter urging the SuperCommittee to "go big or go home." She gives her thoughts on debt reduction, infrastructure needs, the planned closure of rural post offices, and more in her monthly talk with KASU....