“The growth in federally mandated state spending continues to increase the size of state government and threaten strategic investments in Missouri's future. It's time to modernize Missouri state government to do more with less through technology, innovation, and a little more Missouri common sense.
Join our effort to #ModernizeMO by submitting your idea TODAY of how you think we can reduce the size of government and unleash the potential of our great state. Submit your idea below or on Facebook and Twitter with the hashtag #ModernizeMO.”
Missouri House Budget Chairman
Allow Skype for off session committee hearings to eliminate travel cost of the legislature.
Update the antiquated electronic tax payment system. Allow individuals and businesses to pay taxes electronically for free from their bank account.
Create a permanent Internet-based system for state employees and Missouri citizens to submit suggestions for reducing waste and increasing efficiency in state and local government.
Expand internet and cell phone services into rural areas that lack services or have virtually none at all.
Embrace innovative companies like Uber instead of adding regulations to block them!