House

Republicans in Mo. Senate Push to Rein in City Actions

Senate expanded a House bill Tuesday that would ban municipalities from barring the use of plastic bags and also stop cities and towns from increasing their minimum wage.

05/05/2015

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon addresses the state legislature during the annual State of the State address at the state capitol in Jefferson City, Missouri on January 21, 2015.    Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Mo. Lawmakers Disagree on Murder Sentences for Minors

Missouri lawmakers disagree over how long minors convicted of first-degree murder should have to spend in prison, with a House panel on Monday.

05/04/2015

Red light camera warning sign, downtown St. Louis (KMOX)

Voters Could Weigh In on Red Light Cameras

Supporters of the ban say red light cameras are used by cities to generate revenue, and there is limited evidence on whether they improve safety.

04/30/2015

The Exhibition ground at the World's Fair, St. Louis.   (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

#TBT: 1904 World’s Fair Opens on April 30

Visitors not only tasted the first ice cream cone, they saw the first x-ray, wall outlet, hot dog, and Dr. Pepper.

04/30/2015

(KMOX/Brett Blume)

Ground Broken for Eugene Field House Expansion

4,000 sq. ft. extension will house new displays.

04/24/2015

(Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Mo. Senate Committee Hears Pledge of Allegiance Measure

The Senate General Laws Committee was urged to restrict a current law by requiring the Pledge of Allegiance be recited in public schools every school day and only in English.

04/22/2015

Getty Images

Missouri House Sends Unemployment Benefit Cuts to Governor

A top business priority for Missouri Republicans is heading to Gov. Jay Nixon’s desk, but the measure did not get the number of votes needed to override a potential veto.

04/21/2015

Photo: law.wustl.edu

WashU Fraternity House Has Been Condemned

The Washington University fraternity house that reportedly inspired the movie “Animal House” has been condemned.

04/13/2015

Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City, Missouri. Photo: Getty Images,  Jordan McAlister

House Bill Could Force Proof in Wrongful Termination

A fired employee would have to prove discrimination was a motivating factor instead of a contributing factor in wrongful termination.

04/09/2015

(GREG BAKER/AFP/Getty Images)

Bill Proposal Prompts for Cameras in Nursing Homes

Nursing home patients in Missouri could have an additional line of defense under a new bill moving through the House.

04/09/2015

more

previous

Listen Live