Nixon says his focus is on what he calls the two pillars of “speech and safety.”
Governor Rauner wants to reduce the number of prisoners by 25 percent over the next decade.
State Sen. Bob Dixon joined four other announced Republican candidates vying for Missouri governor in 2016, touting his Christian faith and conservative views during an announcement Monday on the front porch of his Springfield home.
A minimum wage increase was approved in Kansas City and now Nixon supports one here as well.
Nixon signed a bill to require insurers to cover eating disorders beyond the point of a person getting back to a certain weight.
The veto likely will mean the end of requiring failing districts to pay for students to transfer to better-performing ones nearby.
Was Friday’s St. Louis Post-Dispatch story on former Missouri House Speaker John Diehl and a past affair with a Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon staffer newsworthy, and should it have included the name of a possible victim of sexual assault?
Mo., representative says Governor Nixon accepted $50,000 for his veto of the Right to Work bill.
Rauner says the budget lawmakers passed is short by four billion dollars.
Happy hour drink specials have been banned in Illinois since the late 1980s, but they could make a comeback under a measure awaiting the governor’s signature.