It’s not just Charlie Dooley getting the big-money donations from billionaire Rex Sinquefield.
Tony Pousosa, an alderman from Green Park, said his years of service in the county make him the best choice, while state lawmaker Rick Stream said his experience as Budget Committe chair will keep the county on the right financial track.
Every challenger promised to do some form of audit of county government.
Pirrello says it’s about solidarity within the Republican Party, not because he thinks State Representative Rick Stream is a better candidate than he is.
A bill aimed at fixing Missouri’s school transfer law could be heading to the governor’s desk as soon as today, but whether Jay Nixon will sign it remains a question.
Hundreds of thousands of lower-income adults could regain Medicaid benefits cut a decade ago under a Missouri budget plan passed Friday that also boosts spending for public education.
A proposal to overhaul a Missouri school transfer law won state House approval Wednesday after lawmakers pared back provisions that could allow some students to attend a private school at local taxpayers’ expense.
Missouri House members plan to advance legislation that seeks to address a student transfer law requiring unaccredited school systems to pay for students who want to attend better-performing schools in nearby districts.
Some Missouri House members ducked out on previous vote
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon announced plans Thursday to freeze $22 million that had been budgeted for public schools and colleges because lawmakers failed to include enough money in a mid-year spending plan passed this week.