Politicians from both sides of aisle cite pipeline project’s jobs and a boost to energy security.
The Kansas Supreme Court has cleared the way for additional gay marriages in the state.
The Ferguson Commission is to study the underlying issues raised by events in Ferguson and issue a report with specific policy recommendations no later than Sept. 15, 2015.
About 45 same-sex couples have applied for a marriage license in St. Louis County since the county started allowing it a little more than a week ago.
Asked if he declared a state of emergency because he expects a violent reaction to the grand jury’s decision, Nixon said no, and that he hopes there is no violence.
“I only hope that it doesn’t generate the reaction that they’re looking for, preparing for,” Gray said of the governor activating the National Guard.
FBI Issues Bulletin Before Ferguson Grand Jury Decision: ‘Internet Postings Have Called for Violence Against Police’
As a grand jury weighs possible criminal charges against Darren Wilson, Missouri’s governor has again activated the National Guard in an effort to avoid more unrest in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.
Gov. Jay Nixon today signed an executive order activating the Missouri National Guard to support law enforcement during any period of unrest that might occur following the grand jury’s decision concerning the investigation into the death of Michael Brown.
After KMOX’s story Friday about Charlie Dooley and Steve Stenger’s lack of communication, Stenger says he sent a letter to Dooley, asking for there to be a point-person for the transition.
Show-Me Cannabis will soon launch a major effort to collect at least 160,000 signatures statewide to place the legalization of pot on the November 2016 ballot.