Missouri Senate

KANSAS CITY, MO - NOVEMBER 08: Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Missouri Jason Kander speaks with members of the media on November 8, 2016 outside a polling place in Kansas City, Missouri. Kander is attempting to unseat incumbent Republican Sen. Roy Blunt. (Photo by Whitney Curtis/Getty Images)
Tom Franklin
August 27, 2019 - 9:48 am
"I'm, in numerous ways, a different person than I was a year ago and I'm grateful for that."
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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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Missouri State Capitol
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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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Democratic State Senator Jamilah Nasheed
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Brett Blume
February 06, 2019 - 1:59 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KMOX) — Missouri Senator Jamilah Nasheed says someone who's been determined to pose a danger to themselves or others should not be able to wield a gun. She's filed a "Red Flag" measure ( Senate Bill 23 ) that would allow a concerned family member or a law enforcer to file a...
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Brian Kelly
November 05, 2018 - 7:02 am
With very few voters still undecided, a poll just released this morning gives Claire McCaskill a slight edge in her race with Josh Hawley. Brian Kelly's LIVE in the KMOX newsroom with a look at the NBC/Marist survey... Of the 600 likely voters polled in the NBC/Marist survey , 50-percent prefer...
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August 07, 2018 - 8:47 pm
Missouri will feature one of the nation's most contentious Senate races this fall after Democratic incumbent Claire McCaskill and Republican challenger Josh Hawley coasted to primary victories.
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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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Industrial hemp seedling being planted with tractor
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March 16, 2018 - 3:22 pm
Industrial hemp is another step closer to being legal in Missouri.
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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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Brian Feldman
March 07, 2018 - 6:51 am
The proposed bill would create a joint ticket for Governor and Lt. Governor, much like the President and Vice President.
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February 14, 2018 - 9:29 am
The bill fell nine votes short to pass to the Senate. But, there were 14 members absent, so it could be brought up again in the future.
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