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Auditor Galloway calls for comprehensive, universal testing in high-risk environments as part of Governor Parson’s phased reopening

Columbia, Mo. — Auditor Nicole Galloway is calling on Governor Parson to implement a comprehensive strategy of universal testing to prevent COVID-19 outbreaks in high-risk, congregated environments, such as food processing, manufacturing, and long-term care or nursing facilities. Galloway argues for a preventative approach to testing before outbreaks occur and greater transparency for Missouri workers and families.

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Auditor Galloway calls for emergency relief funding for county governments

Columbia, Mo. — Auditor Galloway is calling for Governor Parson to address a looming county and local government financial crisis created by the economic fallout from COVID-19. Before the crisis, the state owed county governments more than $35 million in reimbursements for costs associated with housing and transporting state prisoners in county jails. The cascading impact of lost revenue from the ongoing economic crisis could put county governments even further behind when it comes to holding...

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Auditor Galloway calls for a statewide stay-at-home order

Columbia, Mo. — Auditor Nicole Galloway is calling on Governor Parson to issue a statewide state-at-home order. Governor Parson has repeatedly resisted calls to issue a statewide order and has instead forced local leaders to set policy on their own. Public health experts, organizations representing healthcare workers, faith leaders, business leaders, and local governments have all urged the Governor to take this step.

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Auditor Galloway calls for the formation of an emergency economic relief council

Columbia, Mo. — Auditor Nicole Galloway is calling for the formation of an emergency economic relief council to advise the Governor’s administration on economic stabilization in the short term and recovery. Now that Governor Parson has issued an order on social distancing, the impact on Missouri’s business community and workforce must be given the same focus and diligence as the response to the public health emergency.

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Auditor Galloway calls on Governor Parson to bypass statutory hurdles to get unemployment payments to displaced workers quickly

Columbia, Mo. — Auditor Galloway is calling on Governor Parson to develop and describe his plan for getting unemployment insurance payments to Missouri workers suffering the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. In recent years, Missouri lawmakers have made changes to the law to restrict unemployment compensation. President Trump and Congress are moving massive stimulus programs on a bipartisan basis, which includes significant increases in funds available to the states for unemployment...

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Auditor Galloway calls for activation of a COVID-19 Response Command Center and increased coordination with public health experts

Columbia, Mo. — Auditor Nicole Galloway is calling on Governor Parson to activate a COVID-19 Response Command Center in order to increase the flow of information to Missouri citizens about the state’s response to the pandemic. Governors across the country are providing daily updates on testing results and emergency response planning. Missourians need a consistent flow of information and want transparency around the administration’s coordination with state and local agencies.

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Auditor Nicole Galloway calls on the Governor to declare a public health emergency in Missouri

Columbia, Mo. — Today, Auditor Nicole Galloway is calling on Governor Mike Parson to issue a formal declaration of a public health emergency under his authority in RSMo Chapter 44.100. Missourians look for guidance and leadership from the Governor. There are steps we can take now to protect ourselves, our families, and our neighbors from the outbreak of COVID-19.  Auditor Galloway made the following statement:

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