Missouri Becomes Last State to Create Drug Monitoring SchemeRepublican Gov. Eric Greitens on Monday signed an executive order establishing a drug monitoring program that will focus on those prescribing the drugs and filling the prescriptions.
Sierra Club Vows Fight vs Clean Air Rules Rollback"Today in Missouri and Illinois, wind is cheaper than coal," Hickey says. "So, despite what Trump is trying to do, the cow's already out of the barn."
Greitens OKs Paid Parental Leave for Some State WorkersThe executive order will grant up to six weeks paid leave for primary caregivers and three weeks for secondary caregivers to spend time with newborn or adopted children.
Missouri Secretary of State Supports Immigration OrderJay Ashcroft, Missouri's new Secretary of State, supports President Trump's new executive order on Immigration.
Regional Chamber, City Schools Criticize Travel BanChamber president and schools superintendent issue statements praising immigrants and refugees.
Missouri's New Governor Temporarily Freezes New RegulationsAny proposed new regulations must now first get approval from his office. The order also calls for a review of current regulations.
Emotional Obama Unveils Plan to Cut Gun ViolenceObama accused the gun lobby of taking Congress hostage, but said "they cannot hold America hostage."
Nixon Directs Agencies to Implement Supreme Court’s Same-Sex Marriage RulingGov. Jay Nixon today signed an executive order directing all departments, agencies, boards and commissions in the executive branch to take all necessary measures to ensure compliance with the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision establishing a Constitutional right to same-sex marriage.
Mo. State Rep. Wants Confederate Flag BannedA Missouri State Representative is wading into the confederate flag debate.
Gov. Nixon Announces Members of the Ferguson CommissionThe 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.
Missouri Bill Aims To Block Executive Orders On Gun Control"It is simply legislation to protect the basic Second Amendment rights given to Missouri citizens in the Constitution to keep and bear arms in their homes."
Executive Order to Give Minorities, Women More Construction JobsExecutive Order #46 extends the existing workforce goals on City public works projects, commonly known as Board Bill 75.