special session

West Main Street leads right to the Capital in Jefferson City
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September 14, 2018 - 5:43 pm
Missouri lawmakers passed bills during a special session Friday aimed at expanding courts for people struggling with addiction in the state and encouraging high school students to take computer science classes.
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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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Gov. Eric Greitens delivers the keynote address at the St. Louis Area Police Chiefs Association 27th Annual Police Officer Memorial Prayer Breakfast on April 25, 2018, at the St. Charles Convention Center.
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June 26, 2018 - 4:48 pm
Final costs provided Tuesday to The Associated Press show that most of that money went toward mileage and daily allowances for lawmakers during a special session.
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Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens cheers on a crowd after several protestors were removed from the building before a ceremonial signing making Missouri a "right-to-work" state
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May 29, 2018 - 2:57 pm
Republican consultant Michael Hafner testified that he spoke to potential Greitens' donors about funneling money through nonprofits to keep donations concealed.
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Gov. Eric Greitens speaks to media outside the St. Louis Civil Courts Building after the invasion of privacy of charge was dropped.
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May 25, 2018 - 2:11 pm
Panel chairman Rep. Jay Barnes said the subpoena calls for Greitens to appear before the committee June 4.
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May 24, 2018 - 1:44 pm
Allegations of sexual misconduct and campaign finance violations against Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens have been shared with federal authorities by a private attorney and a key lawmaker, according to testimony Thursday during a legislative hearing.
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May 23, 2018 - 10:48 am
Parson said he is focused on being lieutenant governor but will be ready if his job expands.
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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 11, 2018 - 9:30 am
Missouri lawmakers' special session starts next Friday, but details are still being worked out.
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Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens inauguration
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May 04, 2018 - 10:34 am
It will mark the first time in Missouri history that lawmakers have called a special session. Extraordinary sessions typically are called by governors.
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