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Rep. Keith English (Photo: keithenglishformo.com)

Rep. Keith English Leaves House Democrats to Become Independent

“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.”

01/28/2015

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

Gov. Nixon Urges Court Reform, ‘Healing and Hope’ After Ferguson

During his remarks Wednesday related to Ferguson, Nixon said there often is “too much fear and too little trust.”

01/21/2015

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Sen. Nasheed Plans Legislation to Crack Down on Gun Crime

Tougher sentences for gun crimes is the mission of a state senator from north St. Louis as she arrives in Jefferson City for the new session.

01/08/2015

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (Getty/Joe Raedle)

Nixon: No ‘Shake Down’ to Keep Rams in Town

After issuing a statement Monday saying he’s committed to keeping St. Louis an NFL city, Nixon made it clear Tuesday that his commitment has its limits.

01/07/2015

Members of the NAACP and their supporters start out for the first day of Journey for Justice, a seven-day 120-mile march from the Canfield Green apartments where Michael Brown was killed to the Governor's mansion in Jefferson City, Missouri on November 29, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri.   (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Was NAACP Bus Window Shot Out in Rosebud?

The Gasconade County Sheriff is questioning media reports of an NAACP bus window being shot out in the small town of Rosebud, Missouri.

12/06/2014

Getty/Scott Olson

Ferguson Marchers Arrive At Missouri Capitol

Chants of “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot” could be heard throughout the capitol rotunda

12/05/2014

Michael Brown decision protest march in Brentwood, Mo. on November 29, 2014 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Ferguson Marchers Make Their Way to Missouri Capitol

About 50 people protesting the police shooting of Michael Brown are expected to arrive at the Missouri Capitol after a march from the shooting site in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.

12/05/2014

Missouri Sen. Marie Chappelle-Nadal (UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Bill Would Allow St. Louis City to Re-Enter St. Louis County

Chappelle-Nadal says the bill would save the region millions because it would stop the duplication of services between the city and county.

12/04/2014

Members of the NAACP and their supporters start out for the first day of Journey for Justice, seven-day 120-mile march from the Canfield Green apartments where Michael Brown was killed to the Governor's mansion in Jefferson City, Missouri on November 29, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri.   (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

NAACP Begins March From Ferguson To Jefferson City

Mission is to call for new leadership in Ferguson police department for for police reforms nationwide.

11/29/2014

Residents begin to gather at the Michael Brown memorial ahead of the grand jury announcement on November 24, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

NAACP Announces March From Ferguson To Jeff City

President Cornell Brooks says they’ll call on Gov. Nixon to remove the Ferguson police chief

11/24/2014

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