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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

I had a great time visiting the Missouri State Fair! I helped pack food for the backpack program, visited with the Missouri Pork Producers, and grilled some steaks with the Missouri Cattlemen’s Association! https://t.co/DvqaScsQk9 — PolitiTweet.org

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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

I had a great time visiting the Missouri State Fair! I helped pack food for the backpack program, visited with the Missouri Pork Producers, and grilled some steaks with the Missouri Cattlemen’s Association! https://t.co/7NH05Md2N6 — PolitiTweet.org

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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

Briggs & Stratton is expanding their Poplar Bluff facility and creating 130 new jobs in our area! They directly cited the hardworking and skilled workforce in that area, I couldn’t agree more. Great choice! https://t.co/iA74sJYnMR — PolitiTweet.org

Published Aug. 16, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

I visited a Mennonite Farm in St. Francois County and got to see their community market. They run the market without electricity and it was extraordinary to see their operation. https://t.co/On6kkJCIgR — PolitiTweet.org

Published Aug. 13, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

Happy 198th Birthday to the great state of Missouri! As a 7th generation Missourian, I have loved growing up in a community that still puts the emphasis on our good old fashioned values. Read more about the Show-Me State here ⬇️ https://t.co/bTngNd4lol — PolitiTweet.org

Published Aug. 10, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

I had a great time touring an orchard out in Burfordville! I spoke with the family who started by planting fruit trees in 2013 and have since built a market and an event center. https://t.co/UkH1akJQ9l — PolitiTweet.org

Published Aug. 10, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

Thank you to everyone for staying vigilant and looking out for the safety of others. And thank you to the Springfield Police Department for getting this situation under control. https://t.co/ml9A4gF7fp — PolitiTweet.org

Published Aug. 9, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

My statement on the tragedies from this weekend: https://t.co/1ViPt2kDOM — PolitiTweet.org

Published Aug. 7, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

Today we honor the American heroes who received the purple heart while serving in the armed forces. Their courage and sacrifice will never be forgotten and we will forever be grateful for their service to this great nation. https://t.co/6CwaTUeayX — PolitiTweet.org

Published Aug. 7, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

I was heartened to hear that their neighbors in Farmington and Fredericktown had reached out to help following the tragic accident earlier this month that resulted in the death of a member of their community. Continue to keep them all in our prayers. — PolitiTweet.org

Published Aug. 5, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

I visited Home Gardens Community Market in St. Francois run by Mennonites. I saw their facilities and the fruits and vegetables they grow on their land. I watched them power their operations using a horse powered treadmill. https://t.co/clexGIAQOd — PolitiTweet.org

Published Aug. 5, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

My heart breaks for the communities in Ohio and Texas today. We must stand against this evil. I’m thankful for the officers who quickly responded to both tragedies, saving countless lives. I pray for healing for all those affected. — PolitiTweet.org

Published Aug. 4, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

My prayers are with the victims and families in El Paso, Texas as they deal with this senseless tragedy. I’m grateful for the brave first responders who risked their lives to save others today. — PolitiTweet.org

Published Aug. 3, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

I saw how they sort and process their rice and learned about the techniques he uses to preserve and conserve his land. I have always said farmers are the best stewards of our land and environment because it directly impacts their livelihood. — PolitiTweet.org

Published Aug. 2, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

I had the pleasure of visiting Johnny Hunter at Castor River Farms and see his rice fields. Johnny is a third generation farmer who wants to improve and take care of his land so he can pass it on to future generations. https://t.co/DMlAZwGik6 — PolitiTweet.org

Published Aug. 2, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

I got to meet Joe Sanders who has been a poultry farmer for Tyson Chicken Farms for over 20 years! Tyson Foods has been contracting with local farmers since the 1940s and I got to see first-hand their impressive chicken barns, each one housing 30,000 chickens! https://t.co/g9Meg7kdKk — PolitiTweet.org

Published Aug. 1, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

There have been 41 major regulations the EPA repealed and 46 about to be repealed to better help Missouri farmers. — PolitiTweet.org

Published Aug. 1, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

to talk with farmers about issues they are facing. He was able to speak about Obama era Waters of the United States rule and how he is working with President Trump to roll back these regulations that are straining farmers. — PolitiTweet.org

Published Aug. 1, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

Under President Obama, I would not have invited the EPA Administrator to southeast Missouri, in fact, I called for eliminating the EPA, but all that has changed under President Trump’s leadership. I invited EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler to come to Missouri... https://t.co/T5q3sfulbm — PolitiTweet.org

Published Aug. 1, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

The previous administration wasn’t interested in taking advantage of Missouri resources and workers-they were fine to outsource mining to other countries. President Trump is working to fully utilize the resources we have right here in Missouri. — PolitiTweet.org

Published July 31, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

I had the pleasure of visiting the only primary cobalt mine currently operating in the country, and it’s right here in Fredericktown, Missouri. I invited EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler to come down and see what Missouri is doing to provide resources to the country. https://t.co/MIlLb4SfRm — PolitiTweet.org

Published July 31, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

I visited with the Knowlan family on their farm in Burfordville. I saw their extensive orchard, cattle and the hoop house that they built with a USDA grant. I spoke with them about their labor intensive land and how they balance hiring workers and keeping it a family run farm. https://t.co/hWxVSKTzGy — PolitiTweet.org

Published July 31, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

I had the pleasure of meeting with the Johnson family in Sedgewickville to see their soybean field. I spoke with them about repealing the Obama era Waters of the United States rule and other regulations. I am working to keep Washington out of Missouri and off your farm. https://t.co/6II0zXHbbC — PolitiTweet.org

Published July 31, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

that will benefit dairy farmers in Missouri. We need to help level the playing field and increase global access to Missouri dairy. — PolitiTweet.org

Published July 30, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

I visited the Voelker family at their dairy farm in Perryville! They have been raising dairy cattle since 1946. I got to see their milking operation and talk with them about how President Trump is working on fair agreements to increase market access... https://t.co/OOnRc16cTn — PolitiTweet.org

Published July 30, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

I stopped by Tri-Pointe Farms in Hillsboro and met the Althoff family! They raise cattle, hogs, and poultry and even sell some of their livestock to Chipotle and Whole Foods. They built their farm from the ground up and we spoke about the benefits of raising a family on a farm. https://t.co/d51CVViAKm — PolitiTweet.org

Published July 29, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

and introduced legislation which repeals it. Farmers know and already do what’s best for their livestock without Washington telling them how to do their jobs. — PolitiTweet.org

Published July 29, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

The family is concerned with the Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) and how it has created an extra hurdle for them to get antibiotics for their sheep. The VFD is a frustrating regulation that I have heard about before and is why I have advocated for its removal — PolitiTweet.org

Published July 29, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

I visited Nature Lane Fiber in Steelville today. I met with the Counts family and talked with them about the sheep they raise for wool, which they hand-sheer and hand-spin. https://t.co/jZSmhFsPUV — PolitiTweet.org

Published July 29, 2019
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Rep. Jason Smith @RepJasonSmith

Additionally we discussed how access to affordable health care impacts self-employed families. We need to lower premiums and expand Health Savings Accounts to help family farms. — PolitiTweet.org

Published July 29, 2019