Eureka Fire Chief Greg Brown and St. Louis County Chief of Special Operations Matt LaVanchy told the committee firefighters were shot at during the unrest and, as a result, were told to stand down, even though residents needed their help.
Gov. Jay Nixon says if the NFL leaves St. Louis, the state will miss out on $10 million of income tax from players.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon will visit the north riverfront on Tuesday morning for an announcement regarding the future of a new NFL stadium in St. Louis.
Roger Goodell says work in St. Louis on building a new stadium is a positive.
One day after Gov. Jay Nixon’s administration told legislators it could float bonds without their approval for a new St. Louis football stadium, a resolution was offered in the state Senate to shut the door on the idea.
“I am still a Democrat at heart and I didn’t want to leave,” English said. “I’m still voting the same way I did before; my labor-friendly Democrats won’t have to worry.”
St. Louis city’s former police chief is now the state’s top law enforcement authority.
During his remarks Wednesday related to Ferguson, Nixon said there often is “too much fear and too little trust.”
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon plans to propose a $50 million increase in basic school aid during Wednesday’s State of the State address, but some education groups already have concerns that it won’t be enough to avoid potential cuts.
Gov. Jay Nixon released a statement regarding the NFL stadium proposal developed by Dave Peacock and Robert Blitz.