Missouri House Republicans have elected Rep. Mike Cierpiot (SEEHR’-poy) of Lee’s Summit as their new majority leader.
A tornado has touched down in suburban Kansas City, but there are no immediate reports of injuries.
A 50-year-old sex offender working as a meet-and-greet Santa Claus was arrested after failing to register his new employment to authorities.
Missouri’s campaign finance limits were eliminated by legislation passed in the closing hours of the 2008 session.
A Lee’s Summit man whose life sentence and murder conviction in a 1983 prison stabbing were overturned by the state Supreme Court after another inmate confessed is firing back against state prosecutors he says are withholding evidence as they press for a new trial.
A Missouri woman has won a $13 million judgment against Vatterott College in a lawsuit over advice she was given during enrollment.
The measure would decrease both corporate and personal income tax rates in phases over the next 10 years.
The bill sponsored by Chappelle-Nadal would not allow recipients to use public assistant to buy tobacco, alcohol, or go to games or strip clubs.
The proposal would gradually reduce the state’s income tax rate by 1 percent while gradually increasing the state sales tax by one-half percent.
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