Representative Barnes received a C+ rating on our 2016 legislative scorecard.
Rep. Barnes represents Cole County in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was elected to his first two-year term in November 2010.
He currently resides in Jefferson City with his wife, Jane, and their three children.
Heavier Weighted Key Votes in 2016
HB 1891 prohibits the withholding of earnings from public employees for dues. MAF supports giving public sector employees the choice on how and if their union dues are collected — MAF Supports.
HB 1892 — “Narcotics Control Act” — establishes a Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP). MAF opposes HB 1892 because it attempts to violate medical privacy by establishing a compulsory government database to warehouse the schedule 2 - 4 prescription information of Missourians, a clear violation of principled, limited government — MAF Opposes.
From the 2016 Legislative Session
|HB1562||Child Trafficking Advertisement||Y||Y|
|HB1698||Meet in MO Act||N||N|
|SB607||Third Party Verification||A||Y|
|OV: HB1891||Paycheck Protection||Y||Y|
|HB1976||Tow Truck Regulations||N||N|
|HB1979||Ethics Reform Revolving Door||Y||Y|
|HB1983||Ethics Reform Elected Officials can't act as paid political consultants||Y||Y|
|HB2203 - SA 1 TO SA 4||C4 Disclosure||N|
|SB572||Taxation by Citation||Y||Y|
|SB591||Tort Reform Expert Witness||A||Y|
|SB623||Gas Tax Increase||N|
|SB800||Meet in MO / Brownfield Tax Credits||N||N|
|SB801||Supporting and Strengthening Families||Y|
|SJR39||Religious Freedom Amendment||Y|
|HB1433||Supporting and Strengthening Families||Y||Y|
|HB1589||Education Savings Account||A||Y|
|HB1729||Ban Fertilizer Bans||A||Y|
|HB1904||Cell Phone Tax||N||N|
|HCR57||Convention of States||N||Y|
|MV= Missouri Freedom Vote|