University of Missouri System Spending Questioned in State AuditAuditor questions executive pay and benefits, and payments to resigned Columbia campus chancellor.
Tax Money Already Being Spent on Proposed StadiumIt's all just a plan so far, however, the money already spent toward getting a new NFL stadium on the St. Louis riverfront is adding up.
Swyers Resigns from Monarch Fire Protection BoardSteve Swyers says when Board President Robin Harris spent $20,000 in taxpayer money on a newsletter that promoted his accomplishments right before the election, that was the last straw.
Mo. Lawmakers Hear Input on New NFL Stadium in St. LouisMissouri economic development officials on Monday told a House panel that building a new football stadium in St. Louis could bring nearly $300 million in net sales tax revenues to the state over the next 30 years.
Sixth Ward Residents Vote on Participatory Budgeting Projects If you could directly decide how to spend your tax dollars, what would you choose?
Capitol Perspectives: A Different Perspective on LobbyistsSecretary of State Jason Kander had an interesting observation when he announced his proposal to restrict special interest money in government and politics. "It's easy for politicians to vilify lobbyists," he said.
Capitol Perspectives: How Can They Say No?That question is at the center of the Missouri legislature's decision to offer up to $1.7 billion in state tax dollars to entice Boeing to expand in Missouri.
Rams-CVC Proposal Kept Under Wraps"Certain confidentiality is afforded to the elected leadership in order that they can conduct business in an appropriate and business like setting."
Roadside Litter Costing You Money The price tag for cleaning up the cans, bottles, fast food wrapped and boxes along with other assorted litter is costing the state about five-million dollars a year.