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Alderman Jeffery Boyd, 22nd Ward. Photo: KMOX

Jeffrey Boyd Files Ethics Complaint Against Mavis Thompson

Boyd says at a Third Ward meeting in April, Thompson passed out literature about her accomplishments in office that was not paid for by her campaign.

06/17/2014

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Health Groups Urge Veto of E-Cigarette Bill

The legislation would exempt electronic cigarettes from some tobacco sales restrictions while barring people younger than 18 from buying them.

06/12/2014

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Missouri NAACP to Push to Abolish Death Penalty

The Missouri chapter of the NAACP is vowing to mount its “largest-ever effort” to abolish the death penalty in the state.

06/12/2014

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Gov. Nixon Vetoes Tax Breaks

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed a package of special tax breaks Wednesday for power companies, restaurants, computer data centers and other industries.

06/11/2014

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Gov. Nixon to Roll Out Vetoes

Nixon has scheduled a news conference Wednesday afternoon to discuss vetoes of several bills approved by the Legislature this year.

06/11/2014

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New Tanning Booth Restrictions for Teens Signed into Law

Anyone under 17 in Missouri will soon need signed parental consent before using a tanning booth, bed or other tanning device at a business.

06/06/2014

Kevin O'Malley

McCaskill, Nixon Laud Appointment of O’Malley as Ireland Ambassador

U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill and Gov. Jay Nixon today praised the nomination of St. Louis native Kevin O’Malley as U.S. Ambassador to Ireland.

06/05/2014

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EPA Seeks 21 Percent Emission Drop in Missouri

To meet newly proposed federal standards, Missouri would need to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from power plants by more than one-fifth by 2030

06/03/2014

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Nixon Opposes Missouri Transportation Sales Tax

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says a proposed sales tax increase is “neither a fair nor a fiscally responsible” solution to pay for transportation needs.

06/02/2014

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Sinquefield: ‘Missouri Has an Idiot for a Governor’

One of the most powerful men in Missouri politics has some strong words for the state’s governor.

05/30/2014

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