Missouri House

West Main Street leads right to the Capital in Jefferson City
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Alex Degman
February 19, 2020 - 8:32 pm
The House has given first round approval to a measure making vehicle hijacking a separate category while increasing penalties.
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Chief Election Official Sandy Pace wears her patriotic-themed boots while staffing the polling station at Drew Middle School on Election Day in Stafford, Va., Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019. (Mike Morones/The Free Lance-Star via AP)
Alex Degman
November 06, 2019 - 6:12 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) — Missouri's House is a little bluer today. Democrat Trish Gunby defeated Republican challenger Lee Ann Pittman to take over the 99th house district seat vacated by Jean Evans, who left in January to take over the Missouri Republican Party. Democrat Mike Person fended off a...
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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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Vaccine to prevent, healthy concept
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April 08, 2019 - 4:48 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri lawmakers are considering enacting a ban on discrimination against unvaccinated children. The Missouri bill reviewed Monday in a House committee would prohibit discrimination in daycares, doctors' offices and public schools if children have legal exemptions to...
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A man legally carries a firearm in his pocket for protection.
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March 13, 2019 - 3:15 pm
The events occurred hours after a House committee heard debate on legislation that would allow concealed weapons in public places that currently ban guns.
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February 21, 2019 - 11:15 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KMOX) — Soon, you may no longer need a vehicle inspection in Missouri. Members of the Missouri House gave initial approval Wednesday to a bill ( HB451 ) that would end the requirement to get your vehicle inspected before you can get license plates or a new sticker every 1-2...
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February 19, 2019 - 8:56 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A proposal to expand a Missouri tax incentive program for businesses has passed the state House but is meeting pushback in the Senate. A bill ( HB 255 ) to allow the Department of Economic Development to dole out tax credits to businesses sooner passed the House 136-29 on...
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October 31, 2018 - 2:06 pm
"I can't imagine him being in any level of government,'' his daughter, Emily West, told The Kansas City Star on Monday.
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Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens stands off to the side before stepping up to the podium to deliver remarks to a small group of supporters near the capitol announcing the release of funds for the state's biodiesel program in Jefferson City, Mo.
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May 22, 2018 - 5:23 pm
The unusual scene played out in a Capitol committee room, livestreamed for the public, as a special Missouri House investigatory panel gathers evidence for an eventual decision on whether to try to impeach the Republican governor in an attempt to remove him from office.
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West Main Street leads right to the Capital in Jefferson City
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May 03, 2018 - 4:56 pm
The special session peitition now goes to the Senate, where Gov. Eric Greitens has even less support than in the House.
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