The Senate Sidebar is a blog that hosts contributors from the Republican Caucus in the Missouri Senate. The hope of this blog is to offer readers another perspective on important issues facing the Show-Me State. This blog gives senators the opportunity to share their views and opinions. Topics will vary from news and announcements to op-eds, and it will also cover news related to particular neighborhoods/districts.

Comment Disclaimer: Because the purpose of this blog is to allow readers the chance to hear other perspectives on important issues, comments deemed inappropriate, vulgar, or abusive will not be tolerated and will be deleted. Readers are responsible for their comments.