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Mo. Senator: ‘There’s No Need To Be Regulating Backyard Barbecues’

If an EPA study results in regulating propane barbecue grills, one Missouri senator says it could be a real battle.

03/19/2015

National gurardsmen stand guard at the police station on November 29, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. The Ferguson area has been struggling to return to normal since the August 9 shooting of Brown, an 18-year-old black man, who was killed by Darren Wilson, a white Ferguson police officer. When the grand jury announced on November 24, that Wilson would not face charges in the shooting rioting and looting broke out throughout the area leaving several businesses burned to the ground.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Sen. Schmitt: Committee Not Satisfied with Nixon’s National Guard Explanation

“It raised more questions than answers,” he says.

02/13/2015

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Mo. Senate Votes to Cut Down How Much Cities Can Fund Budgets from Traffic Fines

Schmitt’s bill would cut from 30 percent to 10 percent how much of a city’s budget can be financed by traffic fines.

02/11/2015

St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Mark Reardon: Mayor Slay Reacts To The Inglewood Stadium News

Stan Kroenke’s real estate development plans to build an NFL stadium in Inglewood, California. What does that mean for the future of the Rams in St. Louis? St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay responds.

01/06/2015

St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch says his office can handle the Ferguson shooting case fairly. Photo: KMOX

Mark Reardon: St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch & The Reardon Roundtable

St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch discusses the Michael Brown case and Charlie Dooley’s claims of character assassination.

12/19/2014

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon listens to residents and faith and community leaders as they discuss unrest in the town of Ferguson following the shooting death of Michael Brown during a forum held at Christ the King UCC Church on Aug. 14, 2014 in Florissant, Mo. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Nixon May Face Subpoena About Decisions Made in Ferguson

The chair of a joint legislative committee vows an aggressive investigation into why Missouri’s governor did not use National Guard troops to protect businesses in the aftermath of the grand jury decision not to indict a Ferguson police officer.

12/12/2014

Former St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch (KMOX file photo)

Mark Reardon: Former St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch

Former St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch discusses whether or not we need more cops in the area.

12/11/2014

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Mark Reardon: Reardon Roundtable & Academy Award Winning Filmmaker James Marsh

James Marsh is the Academy Award winning filmmaker and the director of “The Theory of Everything.”

12/05/2014

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State Sen. Wants to End Cities Deriving Too Much Revenue from Traffic Fines

Sen. Schmitt has submitted legislation that would allow only 10 percent of a city’s budget to be derived from traffic fines. The law currently allows 30 percent.

12/04/2014

Little Caesars in Ferguson burns in the wake of grand jury announcement November 24, 2014. (Credit: Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Mark Reardon: Oathkeepers Founder Stewart Rhodes

The Oathkeepers are back on rooftops in Ferguson, despite a County ordinance against it. Stewart Rhodes is the founder of the Oathkeepers. The Ethical Society of Police, which represents African American police officers in St. […]

12/03/2014

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