Gov. Mike Parson

Planned Parenthood St. Louis
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May 29, 2019 - 4:59 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP/KMOX) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson on Wednesday doubled down on the state's threat not to renew the license of the only abortion clinic in the state and said it would be "reckless" for a judge to weigh in until the state takes action. Planned Parenthood's license for its St...
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St. Louis Planned Parenthood
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May 29, 2019 - 12:36 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP/KMOX) — A court hearing was scheduled Wednesday on an effort by the only abortion clinic in Missouri to retain its license. Planned Parenthood says it may be forced to stop providing abortions at its St. Louis facility because the state is threatening not to renew its license, which...
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Missouri Gov. Mike Parson
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May 24, 2019 - 10:33 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP/KMOX) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson on Friday signed a bill that bans abortions on or beyond the eighth weeks of pregnancy without exceptions for cases of rape or incest, making it among the most restrictive abortion policies in the nation. Under the law that comes into force...
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Freshman senator, Karla May, D-St. Louis
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May 16, 2019 - 2:55 pm
By SUMMER BALLENTINE/Associated Press JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP/KMOX) — A wide-ranging Missouri bill banning abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy was just one step away from going to a supportive Republican governor after the state Senate passed the measure Thursday. The legislation needs only a...
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May 15, 2019 - 2:48 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The home of the St. Louis Blues could receive $70 million in state subsidies over two decades to help pay for renovations. Legislation that received final approval Wednesday in the Missouri House authorizes funding for the Enterprise Center starting in the 2022 fiscal...
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Mike Kehoe
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April 16, 2019 - 4:01 pm
By SUMMER BALLENTINE/Associated Press JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP/KMOX) — The Missouri Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld Gov. Mike Parson's appointment of Mike Kehoe as the state's lieutenant governor. In a 5-2 decision written by Chief Justice Zel Fischer, the Supreme Court said the state constitution...
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Gov. Mike Parson
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December 27, 2018 - 8:24 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri mega-donor has given $1 million to a political action committee that supports Republican Gov. Mike Parson running to keep his seat. Prolific political donor Rex Sinquefield donated $850,000 to Uniting Missouri PAC this past week and another $150,000 to the PAC...
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November 21, 2018 - 7:05 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson is renewing a lobbying ban for members of his office. Parson signed an executive order Tuesday revising an ethics policy implemented by his predecessor, former Gov. Eric Greitens. Greitens' first act as governor in 2017 was to issue an order...
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Mike Parson, left, celebrates his election as Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, on November 8, 2016, at the Oasis Convention Center in Springfield, Mo.
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June 22, 2018 - 3:18 pm
Parson did not directly comment on any of the bills in a statement, but did praise lawmakers overall for their work.
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Mike Parson, left, celebrates his election as Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, on November 8, 2016, at the Oasis Convention Center in Springfield, Mo.
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June 11, 2018 - 5:55 pm
"This governor appears that he wants to work with everybody instead of fight everybody,'' McCaskill said.
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