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Sen. Brad Lager

File photo of Sen. John Lamping.

Mo. GOP Senators Vow to Block Medicaid Expansion

In case there was any doubt, a coalition of Republicans made it clear Monday that they will do everything within their power to ensure there is no expansion of Medicaid eligibility this year in Missouri.

03/24/2014

Peter Kinder

Lt. Gov. Kinder Says I Never Saw the Bill

As of July, Kinder still owed $192 of taxes on the plot of land plus $42 of penalties and interest for the 2011 tax year.

07/24/2012

Missouri Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder

2 Big Donors Switch Sides In Mo. Lt. Gov’s Race

Two prominent political donors have switched sides in Missouri’s Republican primary for lieutenant governor.

06/25/2012

Jefferson City 1, Getty Images, Richard Stockton

Missouri Budget Finalized as Deadline Nears

Missouri lawmakers have finally made progress on the state’s $24 billion operating budget.

05/10/2012

Nuclear Power Plant

Lawmaker and Environmentalist Clash Over Financing for Nuclear Power Plant

Sen. Brad Lager said the timing and arguments of the environmental groups don’t make much sense.

05/01/2012

Mo. Budget Blocked by Senate Conservatives

The Senate adjourned near midnight after eight hours without a compromise on Missouri’s $24 billion budget.

04/24/2012

Governor Jay Nixon, 1

Worker Discrimination Bill Goes to Governor

It would require discrimination to be a motivating factor, not just a contributing one, in lawsuits. It would also limit damages in these cases.

03/09/2012

Black Caucus 1

Workplace Bill Under Fire from Legislative Black Caucus

Missouri’s Legislative Black Caucus is in opposition of a bill they say will eliminate years of progress for civil rights and discrimination protection for employees.

01/31/2012