In August of 2016 Eric received the Business Advocate of the Year award from Springfield Business Journal. The reward was given based on successful efforts to help Missouri job creators including:
- Changing the apportionment calculation tax for Missouri manufacturers which became a nation standard according to PriceWaterhouseCoopers.
- Passing Medical Malpractice Tort Reform, which lowers insurance premiums for doctors and patients.
- Focusing 5 Million of the Missouri budget specifically toward the renovation of the Glass Hall Business School Building at Missouri State University.
- Focusing 2 Million of the Missouri Budget toward job training programs in healthcare at Missouri State University.
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