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June 18, 2019 - 2:31 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KMOX/AP) — A St. Louis judge says Missouri's Republican-led Legislature cannot cut off funding to abortion providers and their affiliates. St. Louis Circuit Court Judge David Dowd on Friday ruled in favor of Planned Parenthood. The organization sued in February against efforts...
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May 17, 2019 - 1:45 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri's Republican-led House is expected to pass a sweeping bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy on lawmakers' final day in session Friday, joining Alabama and several other states that have moved recently to severely restrict the procedure.. If enacted,...
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March 05, 2019 - 1:29 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A member of the Missouri Senate's Conservative Caucus is breaking from Republican Gov. Mike Parson and pitching a new plan to pay for road and bridge repairs. At issue is Parson's proposal to borrow $350 million to pay to fix 250 bridges across the state , which received...
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February 22, 2019 - 9:10 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson says state lawmakers are "grandstanding" by holding numerous hearings to discuss a tax refund problem caused by a mistake on state tax withholding tables. Parson on Wednesday defended Revenue Director Joel Walters handling of the problem, which...
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December 11, 2018 - 10:53 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — Missouri is now the 46th state where you can safely drop off unwanted medications at a drug store year-round. Governor Mike Parson joined Walgreens in announcing safe medication disposal kiosks throughout Missouri. The intent is to keep unwanted medications from being...
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December 06, 2018 - 11:12 am
​​ JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Yet another Missouri lawmaker has resigned just ahead of a new constitutional amendment limiting his ability to become a lobbyist. Democratic Rep. Courtney Allen Curtis resigned at 11:59 p.m. Wednesday. That was one minute before a voter-approved amendment took effect...
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Former Missouri State Treasurer and new state Attorney General Eric Schmitt.
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November 13, 2018 - 10:04 am
He's currently Missouri's treasurer
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Brett Blume
October 30, 2018 - 11:14 am
HB3 encourages middle and high school students to pursue STEM courses.
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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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August 31, 2018 - 9:55 am
Parson wants the legislature to consider bills he vetoed on STEM education and expanding drug treatment courts.
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July 31, 2018 - 8:42 am
Joshua Williams of St. Louis was 19 when he pleaded guilty to arson, for trying to start a fire that never got started at a looted Berkeley convenience store
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