KMOX Profiles: Eric Schmitt
State Senator Says Boeing Shouldn't Get Missouri Tax CreditsSen. Eric Schmitt says Boeing shouldn't receive any tax credits after agreeing to sell 80 passenger jets to Iran Air.
State Governor Lead Widens as Treasurer Race Heat UpAs the gap between the state governor candidates widens, the race for state treasurer takes an unprecedented turn.
Lawmakers Question Bill Limiting Municipal FinesA proposal to limit Missouri's municipal court fines is facing some skepticism in the House after breezing through the Senate.
Nasheed Blasts Maryland Heights Kroenke ProposalA developer with Stan Kroenke ties looking to build on 1,800 acres of land in Maryland Heights may have hit a road bump.
Ban on Traffic Ticket Quotas Gets Early Approval in Jeff. CitySponsor Eric Schmitt says ticket writing shouldn't be politically motivated.
Missouri Senate Debates Limiting Municipal FinesA bill capping municipal courts fines for ordinance violations has won initial approval in the Missouri Senate.
Anti-Bullying Bill Passes Unanimously in Mo. SenateA bill that would tighten anti-bullying policies in Missouri schools requires the policy to be printed in each school's respective student handbook.
Senate Passed Prescription Drug Monitoring ActThe bill would allow a government database to monitor the prescribing and dispensing of narcotic-type drugs.
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.
Sen. Schmitt: Committee Not Satisfied with Nixon's National Guard Explanation"It raised more questions than answers," he says.
Mo. Senate Votes to Cut Down How Much Cities Can Fund Budgets from Traffic FinesSchmitt's bill would cut from 30 percent to 10 percent how much of a city's budget can be financed by traffic fines.