Republican Sen. Ryan Silvey, R-Kansas City, filed legislation Thursday to block the sale or refinancing of bonds by Gov. Jay Nixon to fund a new NFL stadium.
A measure would raise the speed limit on multi-lane highways in rural areas from 70 to 75 mph.
St. Louis area authorities planning for a grand jury announcement sought unsuccessfully to station National Guard troops and armored Humvees in a Ferguson neighborhood where Michael Brown had been shot by a policeman, according to records released.
Speaking Tuesday at the National Press Club, Holder said in response to a question that the reviews were underway and that he expected to “make those calls before I leave office.”
“Parents are scared.” – Missouri Rep. Ken Wilson
Claire McCaskill’s office says her trade mission could benefit agriculture & business sectors
Right-to-work legislation will pass in Missouri, says House Speaker John Diehl.
“It raised more questions than answers,” he says.
The Senate will now have a chance to consider the legislation, but it’s unclear whether it will pass in that chamber.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon cited the shooting of four Kent State University student protestors 45 years ago by Ohio National Guard troops as a reason he did not make greater use of Missouri’s National Guard in Ferguson.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon implored lawmakers to embrace policies that “foster healing and hope” Wednesday as he delivered his first State of the State address since the unrest that erupted over the fatal police shooting of a black 18-year-old in Ferguson.