President Pro-tem Ron Richard’s Farewell Address

President Pro-tem of the Missouri Senate, Senator Ron Richard (R-Joplin), is serving his final weeks in the Missouri General Assembly. He has been a State Representative, the Speaker of the Missouri House and has served as the President Pro-tem in the Senate, directing much of the business of the upper legislative chamber. This week, he gave his farewell address and it is worth reading. Click Senate Journal; the speech begins on the bottom of page 1112.