Columbia may be the first city in Missouri to ban single-use plastic bags, and most of the city’s legislative delegation is against the proposed ban.
A St. Louis state representative is calling for an investigation of St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch, by the same Senate committee investigating Gov. Jay Nixon’s response to Ferguson.
The chair of a joint legislative committee vows an aggressive investigation into why Missouri’s governor did not use National Guard troops to protect businesses in the aftermath of the grand jury decision not to indict a Ferguson police officer.
Thirteen years ago today, the world changed at 8:46 am Eastern time. CBS News Transportation Safety Analyst Mark Rosenker was in charge of security as President Bush traveled on Air Force One that day and was inside that Florida elementary school with the President when he learned of the terrorist attacks.
Auditor Tom Schweich raises the possibility
With only a couple of days left in the legislative session, Gov. Jay Nixon is holding out hope for one of his most critical issues.
The Missouri Senate endorsed a budget plan Monday that ensures a funding increase for public education but will require negotiations with the House to hammer out the final specifics.
The legislation would create new classes of felonies and misdemeanors, and it would reorganize crimes to fit the new penalty structure.
Bloomberg News correspondent Johnathan Allen discusses his new book, “HRC: State Secrets and the Rebirth of Hillary Clinton.”
Missouri lawmakers could have to cut about $370 million from Gov. Jay Nixon’s budget if they don’t want to go along with his financial assumptions.