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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The governors of Kansas and Missouri are calling for help as the two states recover from several rounds of severe weather that brought flooding and tornadoes. The Missouri Governor Mike Parson today activated the Missouri National Guard as the state continues to respond to damage from flooding, tornadoes, and severe storms — while still under the threat of JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KFVS) - Mike Parson has activated the to helping in fighting floodwaters across the state. Tags: governor, mike, parson, activates, Michael Brown: Missouri governor activates The of the US state of has activated the state's in anticipation of a grand jury decision over the killing of an unarmed black teenager. Gov. Mike Parson activated the on Monday to help fight flooding."As our state continues to recover from severe storms & damaging flooding, and local resources