House Speaker Tim Jones
Missouri legislative leaders say they are open to a suggestion from Attorney General Chris Koster that the state should start making its own execution drugs.
For the second straight year, the legislature sent a tax cut bill to Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon for his signature or veto.
Republican Sen. Brian Nieves, of Washington, withdrew Thursday after initially filing for re-election.
Missouri’s legislative session has begun on a note of partisan politics that suggests political campaigns will be a dominate undercurrent for the election-year session.
Tax credits and liability lawsuits will be the main issues of the week.
Some hospitals concerned about shutting down if Medicaid isn’t expanded.