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Nancy Pelosi
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Associated Press
December 05, 2019 - 8:31 am
WASHINGTON (AP) - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday that the House is moving forward to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. "Our democracy is what is at stake," Pelosi said. "The president leaves us no choice but to act.'' Pelosi delivered the historic...
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Aberdeen Fire Department
July 09, 2019 - 5:10 pm
( KMOX ) - A Washington man is recovering from second- and third-degree burns after he risked his life to save his 8-year-old niece. #BREAKING Aberdeen fire hero Derrick Byrd on rushing back into a burning house to rescue his niece. 6pm on #KOMONews pic.twitter.com/HeHzBN0e7g — Keith Eldridge (@...
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illinois planned parenthood
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May 28, 2019 - 10:00 am
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KMOX/AP) — The Illinois House has endorsed expanded abortion protections as a half-dozen other states strive to restrict the procedure. Chicago Democratic Rep. Kelly Cassidy’s Reproductive Health Act, SB25 , was approved 64-50 Monday. It rescinds 45-year-old regulations on...
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April 19, 2019 - 2:00 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California couple who for years starved a dozen of their children and kept some shackled to beds were sentenced Friday to life in prison, ending a shocking case that revealed a house of horrors hidden behind a veneer of suburban normalcy. The conditions inside David and Louise...
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March 26, 2019 - 8:31 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri House lawmakers have passed legislation to allow public schools to offer elective social studies classes on the Bible. The Republican-led House voted 95-52 to pass the bill Monday. Some critics argued that public K-12 schools can already teach about the Bible and...
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Wooden gavel lying on table by judge's chair in courtroom
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February 07, 2019 - 4:07 pm
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (KMOX) - A Collinsville woman is going to prison for stealing thousands of dollars from her own grandmother. Kara Gray, 39, lived with her 81-year-old grandma for more than a decade and police say she stole more than $10,000 from her. Gray plead guilty to a Class-1 felony count...
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Missouri State Capitol
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January 25, 2019 - 7:37 am
The error meant employers didn't take enough money out of worker paychecks throughout the year, so employees will have to foot a larger share of their tax bill when they file their taxes this year.
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 The Missouri Capitol Building is bathed in red,white and blue lights as the inaguration party for new Governor Eric Greitens is about to begin in Jefferson City, Missouri on January 9, 2017.
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January 07, 2019 - 9:26 am
An Associated Press analysis found the new formula for drawing maps would likely increase Democrats' chances of winning elections.
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President Donald Trump joined by, from left, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen, Representative Kevin McCarthy, Representative Steve Scalise and Vice President Mike Pence
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January 07, 2019 - 8:22 am
There's a lesson from Missouri, I think, that those in Washington might want to consider about the benefits of compromise compaired to the potential costs of obstinacy.
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West Main Street leads right to the Capital in Jefferson City
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December 31, 2018 - 10:15 am
When the 2019 legislatives sessions begin, Republicans will control 61 of the 99 state legislative chambers (down from 66 before the November election) and will control both chambers in 30 states.
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