Missouri politics

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Teacher Tenure Ballot Petition Submitted

Sunday was deadline to get signatures to Missouri Secretary of State’s office.


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Missouri Picks State Physical Exercise

A Missouri native U.S. general is credited with founding the “jumping jack.”


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No Electronic Tracking of Students in Missouri

Legislature bans radio frequency i.d. procedure


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Moving Missouri’s Primary

House approves date change from August to June. Senate gets bill next.


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Absent Lawmakers Key On Next Right To Work Vote

Some Missouri House members ducked out on previous vote


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Mo. Legislature Sets Aside $2M For Normandy Schools

District is financially-strapped, partly because of school transfer costs.


Missouri Governor Jay Nixon (L) congratulates Rep. Rory Ellinger after the governor signed House Bill 1320 which respects the rights of nursing mothers and encourages healthy families, as legislators look on in University City, Missouri on April 3, 2014. House Bill 1320, which was approved unanimously in both the House and Senate, prevents nursing mothers from being penalized for breastfeeding in public, and allows a breast-feeding mother to request to be excused from jury duty. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Governor Signs Rory Ellinger’s Breast-Feeding Bill

Jay Nixon & several of ailing state rep’s colleagues were in University City for ceremony.


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Mo. House Endorses Paycheck Protection Bill

Gov. Nixon vetoed similar legislation last year.


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Sen. Rupp Appointed to Public Service Commission

Wentzville Republican is welcoming the new career challenge.


Missouri House Speaker Tim Jones (KMOX File Photo)

Mo. House Speaker Declines State Senate Run

Tim Jones (R-Eureka) says he will instead run for an unspecified statewide office in 2016.





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