Missouri Governor Slams Call for InvestigationA bipartisan group of six Missouri state senators is calling for a legislative investigation of Republican Gov. Eric Greitens.
Missouri Legislature Passes Electricity Rate IncentivesLawmakers agreed with Gov. Eric Greitens on Friday to allow major electricity users to negotiate lower rates in an effort to lure hundreds of jobs to southeast Missouri, though some legislators worried the move could eventually mean higher utility bills for average customers.
Gov. Greitens Calls Special SessionGov. Eric Greitens is calling a special session, as many anticipated he would do, but it's only on one topic, and one topic only -- a bill to attract a steel mill and an aluminum smelter to Southeast Missouri.
Gov. Greitens Not Pleased With Job Done By State LegislatureMissouri Gov. Eric Greitens is not happy with the Missouri Legislature, which ended its regular session Friday, leaving several bills to die from neglect.
Scottrade Center, Bridgeton Subdivision Buyout Bills Get the AxAmong the bills dying on the final day of the Missouri legislative session is one that would help fund renovations to Scottrade Center.
Missouri Passes Tougher Penalties for Crimes Against PoliceThe Blue Alert system would send public notices when suspects who harm police are on the run.
Bill Would Improve Missouri Student Journalists' ProtectionsMissouri lawmakers are considering a bill that would place more restrictions on school administrators who want to censor student journalists.
Statewide Ride-Hailing Legislation Heads to Gov. GreitensGreitens has called the measure a "job creator" -- it easily passed the legislature.
Missouri House Strikes Down Proposed Gas Tax HikeThe tax hike would've been added to a bill that won initial approval Wednesday allowing the state to tax propane fueled vehicles.
Missouri Advances Bill Pushing Medical Help for OverdosesIt says that people can't be penalized for seeking medical assistance for an overdose if they possess small amounts of drugs or are in violation of probation, parole or a restraining order.
Missouri House Budget Funds Schools, Blocks DWI CheckpointsThe Republican-led House budget plan includes nearly $3.4 billion in basic aid for public elementary and secondary school districts for the 2018 fiscal year that starts July 1 the full amount called for under state law and significantly more than what Republican Gov. Eric Greitens had recommended.
Missouri Legislature Considers 2 Bills on Traffic StopsTwo bills introduced in the Missouri Legislature would use driver education and exams to educate drivers on how to react when they are pulled over by police officers.