Missouri House Speaker Proud of First Legislative SessionTodd Richardson hopes a new bill to give businesses "religious freedom" another go next year.
Lawmakers Alter Deadly Force Standards for Police, CitizensThe bill says an officer can only use deadly force if a suspect is dangerous.
Voter ID Measure Passes Missouri SenateSenators voted 24-8 along party lines Wednesday to pass a constitutional amendment that would allow for such a law.
Missouri Still a Hotspot For Human TraffickingJefferson City woman said she was drugged, raped and beaten for three days by a man who she called a 'friend.'
3 More Groups Submit Missouri Ballot PetitionsThe state has received a total of five 2016 initiative petitions that could be on the November ballot.
Missouri Lawmakers Undo Veto to Enact School Funding MeasureBipartisan supporters of the change say meeting funding goals outlined without the cap wasn't feasible.
Missouri House Advances 'Personhood' LegislationHouse members voted 112-36 Tuesday to give the legislation initial approval.
Despite Deal, Lawmakers Predict Voter ID Fight to Keep GoingMissouri lawmakers from both parties see the voter ID issue as far from settled, even as the Republican-controlled Legislature is poised to tighten the state's requirements after Democrats managed to stall a pair of proposals for about a month.
Missouri Lawmaker Asks Students to Rethink Going to MizzouDemocratic Rep. Courtney Allen Curtis of Ferguson said in a statement Thursday he's concerned about the welfare of minority students.
Religious-Objections Supporters Rally in Missouri CapitolThose who oppose it say it's discrimination, and believe Missouri will face same economic consequences.
Missouri House Advances Medical Marijuana BillThe restriction caused a split among some supporters of medical marijuana.
Mo. House Committee Approves "Personhood" Abortion AmendmentA Missouri House committee has approved a proposed amendment to the state constitution that would declare a right to life for unborn children "at every stage of biological development."