St. Louis city voters could be asked in August whether they want to raise some taxes and fees to pay for 180 more police officers.
Supporters of the ban say red light cameras are used by cities to generate revenue, and there is limited evidence on whether they improve safety.
Nearly 29 percent of the city’s registered voters cast ballots in the April 7 election – more than three times the previous elections’ averages.
A Republican lawmaker says Missouri should lead the way in eliminating the annual ritual of switching clocks an hour forward and then back again.
The dirt is flying in Inglewood, and so is speculation that St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke is charging forward with building a new stadium on the site of the former Hollywood Park.
Missouri Alliance for Freedom study shows 70% think public subsidies a “bad idea.”
Secretary of State Jason Kander says about 35.23 percent of eligible Missouri voters participated in this year’s elections.
State party chairs doing last-minute pitches for candidates.
The amendment would forgo teacher tenure in favor of performance evaluations. Grades would determine standards for pay and dismissals for Missouri teachers.
Political science professor Dave Robertson says the Fannie Lou Hamer Democratic Coalition’s announcement isn’t likely to ruin Democrat Steve Stenger’s campaign.