Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal
Missouri Education Commissioner Chris Nicastro said Monday that she plans to resign later this year, ending a tenure during which she repeatedly came under criticism as the state adopted new school accreditation standards and dealt with struggling districts.
A state senator representing parts of Ferguson called Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon a “coward” for his response to the fatal shooting of a black man and the protests that followed.
Copies of Nixon’s daily schedule show that the governor continued to go about his routine business for several days after the shooting in Ferguson.
Missouri authorities leading the investigation into the police shooting death of Michael Brown are increasingly facing questions about whether their eventual findings can be seen as credible.
The Aug. 5 ballot measure known as Amendment 9 would require police to obtain a warrant before searching or seizing “electronic communications and data.”
A proposed amendment that would require candidates for governor and lieutenant governor to run as a ticket.
Four bills were presented to the committee that would pear down tax credits in Missouri