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Lawmakers Seek to Complete Missouri School Bill

Missouri lawmakers are trying to resolve differences on legislation revising the state’s law on student transfers from failing school districts.

05/12/2014

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Northwest Academy Students Hold Peace Rally

Students of Northwest Academy School of Law marched the streets this morning calling on north city residents to put their guns away and seek out peaceful ways to resolve conflicts.

05/08/2014

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Teacher Tenure at Stake for November Ballot

If 270,000 petitions are approved by the November Ballot, teacher tenure in Missouri could be eliminated.

05/06/2014

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Missouri Lawmakers Agree on Education Funding

Public schools would get a $115 million increase on top of their current $3.1 billion in basic funding.

05/06/2014

Gov. Nixon announces he will veto a Republican income tax cut bill. Photo: KMOX/Kevin Killeen

Nixon Says He Will Veto Income Tax

The Democratic governor is vetoing the Republican plan to cut taxes by $620 million annually.

05/01/2014

Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) (L) and Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) hold a briefing with reporters at the U.S. Capitol February 6, 2014 in Washington, DC. Both former prosecutors, the senators talked to reporters ahead of a potential renewed Senate floor debate over additional measures to curb rapes and sexual assaults in the military. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

55 Schools Face US Federal Sex Assault Probe

Sen. Claire McCaskill conducted a nationwide survey in which she asked colleges and universities to answer an 18 pages of questions on how they handle campus rape.

05/01/2014

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Missouri House Endorses Student Transfer Bill

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.

05/01/2014

Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City, Missouri. Photo: Getty Images,  Jordan McAlister

Missouri Senate Passes Preschool Rating Bill

The measure that could pave the way for private, nonprofit groups to develop a preschool rating system.

04/25/2014

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Mehlville Board of Education to Discuss District Improvements

The second part of the multi-million dollar improvement plan for the district will be announced tonight at the Board of Education meeting.

04/24/2014

A stock photo of Harris-Stowe State College, now Harris-Stowe State University.

Dr. Dwaun Warmack Named New Harris Stowe President

Warmack comes to Harris Stowe from Bethune-Cookman University in Florida, where he is Vice President of Student Affairs.

04/23/2014

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