legislature

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Mo. Budget Creates Choice Between Seniors, Kids

Lawmakers passed a $25 billion budget that could force Gov. Nixon to choose between funding for developmentally disabled children or seniors

05/09/2013

hydroelectric plants

Missouri House Approves Renewable Energy Measure

The Missouri House voted Thursday to allow additional hydroelectric power to be used toward meeting the state’s renewable energy requirement.

03/01/2013

Snow piled up in front of the Missouri Capitol after more than a foot fell in Jefferson City this week.

Lawmakers Plow Through Legislation In Spite Of Snowstorms Around The State

Both the House and Senate adjourned early last week so legislators could return home to their districts before the storm hit.

03/01/2013

Getty Images

Missouri Legislature: success, disappointment?

Gov. Nixon expressed disappointment that lawmakers failed to expand incentives for businesses

05/18/2012

edward-jones-dome-45

Sports Commission Wants to Bring Bowl Game to STL

The St. Louis Sports Commission wants help from the legislature to bring a major college football bowl game to St. Louis.

05/04/2012

Jefferson City 4, Gettyy Images, Dennis McDonald

Controversial “Don’t Say Gay” Bill Debated In MO House

A bill that would prohibit the discussion of sexual orientation in public schools is being debated in Jefferson City.

04/23/2012

Ryan Silvey

Repealing Mo. Newspaper Tax Exemptions “Not Retaliation”

Bill’s sponsor says he’s just following their advice

03/26/2012

Rick Brattin

Lawmaker Says Drug Test Legislators

Wants to make sure taxpayer dollars aren’t spent on drugs

02/05/2012

St. Louis Police Chief Dan Isom addresses a large crowd Monday during the annual Dr. Martin Luther King holiday celebration at the Old Courthouse downtown. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

St. Louis Police Chief Hopes 2012 Marks Return Of Local Control

Isom also announces continued downward trend in murders.

01/17/2012

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Measure Would Raise MO Cigarette Tax

Ladue lawmaker also seeks to end income tax for the poor.

01/11/2012

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 4,105 other followers