Mike Talboy has already filed for re-election but says he’ll withdraw
Upset about both the map and the process that produced it, senators and representatives are out to extract some revenge from the judiciary.
The judicial panel was given the responsibility of drawing new legislative districts after two bipartisan citizen commissions deadlocked.
“Ninety-five percent of my district is new,” Sen. David Pearce. The carving up of counties comes despite a command from the Missouri Constitution.
Frustrated by a perceived lack of success at a Missouri Capitol, more than a dozen representatives from businesses began meeting last summer to develop a winning strategy.
Missouri House leaders made a bipartisan pledge Monday to block Gov. Jay Nixon from billing state agencies for his airplane flights.
Politicians re-thinking security.