disaster response

Politics
9:10 am
Mon July 16, 2012

Kinder to head new Mo. disaster response panel

Lt. Governor Peter Kinder (KBIA file photo)

Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder will lead a newly formed state committee reviewing Missouri's disaster recovery efforts and preparedness for future challenges.

The committee was created by Republican House Speaker Steven Tilley. It also includes lawmakers, a Joplin city council member, an official from a health care company and a Jasper County official.