Missouri Bill Calls for Reporting of Lobbyist, Lawmaker SexA Missouri bill proposed this week would require lobbyists to report sexual relationships they have with lawmakers or their staff, a change the sponsor says would promote transparency.
Lawmakers Develop New Intern RulesThey're aimed at preventing sexual harassment.
Nixon Sets Special Election to Fill Missouri House VacanciesSpecial elections have been scheduled to replace three Missouri lawmakers who resigned.
Missouri County Officials: FBI Questions Consulting ContractFBI agents are asking questions about a $75,000 contract awarded to a Missouri consultant, county officials said.
St. Louis News Editors Spar Over Police Report Details Included in ArticleWas Friday’s St. Louis Post-Dispatch story on former Missouri House Speaker John Diehl and a past affair with a Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon staffer newsworthy, and should it have included the name of a possible victim of sexual assault?
Ex-House Speaker Had Affair with Governor's AideA police report says former Missouri House Speaker John Diehl acknowledged having an affair with a former aide to Gov. Jay Nixon.
Mo. House Speaker Creates Team to Review Intern PolicyHouse Speaker Todd Richardson has announced that they will create a team to review the intern policy in the Missouri House
Missouri Senate Hires Attorney for 'Sexting' CaseThe Missouri Senate has hired a lawyer in response to a "workplace harassment complaint.''
Stenger: Diehl Resignation Presents ChallengesStenger noted getting legislation passed that enables a sales tax for law enforcement is a priority.
CAPITOL PERSPECTIVES: Sexting & FilibustersKMOX bureau chief Phill Brooks looks at the legislative session that was
Analysis: Mo. Legislative Session Ends in ChaosAP takes look back at what passed & what led up to Todd Richardson becoming House Speaker
Missouri House Elects Speaker After Resignation Over TextsThe Missouri House unanimously elected Majority Leader Todd Richardson to take over the chamber's top spot on Friday following the resignation of House Speaker John Diehl, who acknowledged exchanging sexually suggestive text messages with a Capitol intern.