Missouri Legislature

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Brian Kelly
May 07, 2020 - 4:01 pm
Former St. Louis Police Chief says he's alarmed the legislature is 'quietly rushing through extreme legislation' during global pandemic.
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Alex Degman
December 17, 2019 - 9:26 am
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KMOX) — Construction of a Major League Soccer stadium in downtown St. Louis has hit a snag. The Missouri Development Finance Board is considering whether to award $30 million in tax credits over two years to help fund the project. But the meeting scheduled for Tuesday to...
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Associated Press
September 23, 2019 - 5:36 pm
Some lawmakers say the issue didn't merit a special session.
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Associated Press
August 28, 2019 - 2:56 pm
Among the laws that were taking effect Wednesday were ones affecting car inspections and prison sentences for nonviolent offenders
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plate of food
June 03, 2019 - 6:38 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri lawmakers are forbidden from accepting free meals worth more than $5 from lobbyists — unless they’re giving an official speech at the dinner. Then it’s OK. Free tickets to sports events such as St. Louis Cardinals or Kansas City Royals baseball games also are...
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Josh Hawley
May 21, 2019 - 1:57 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley is introducing legislation to give internet users the ability to opt out of tracking and collection of personal data. Hawley is slated to introduce what he’s calling the Do Not Track Act on Tuesday. The proposal is designed after the...
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helmet on seat of motorcycle
May 20, 2019 - 2:35 pm
By DAVID A. LIEB/Associated Press JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri lawmakers voted Friday to relax a pair of roadway safety protections — repealing a helmet requirement for adult motorcyclists and abolishing inspections for about a million middle-aged vehicles. Critics warned that the...
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JEFFERSON CITY, MO - MAY 17: Members of the Missouri House of Representatives work on the House floor on May 17, 2019 in Jefferson City, Missouri. Tension and protest arose after the Missouri House of Representatives passed a bill to ban abortions after 8
Getty Images/ Michael B. Thomas
May 17, 2019 - 7:22 pm
Ban would extend from eighth week of pregnancy onward
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Freshman senator, Karla May, D-St. Louis
Sally Ince/The Jefferson City News-Tribune via AP
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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Rendering of Enterprise Center exterior view.
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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