More hats in the ring in race for majority floor leader

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — A St. Charles Republican is the latest to declare his candidacy for the number two position in House leadership. Rep. Robert Cornejo sent out a statement today declaring his intentions to seek the post of Majority Floor Leader, putting him in, at least, a three-way battle between himself, Rep. Caleb Rowden

Executive Branch


PSC discusses Ozark Shores Water sale, auditor request

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Public Service Commission (PSC) met yesterday for their regularly scheduled agenda meeting, approving new orders which will affect the bills of citizens in dozens of counties, crafting a future application approval for a water company sale, and discussing releasing documents to the state auditor. A request filed by The

Capitol Culture


PHOTOS: Richardson takes the reins

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Majority Floor Leader Todd Richardson, R-Poplar Bluff, was nominated, elected by acclamation, and sworn in as Speaker of the Missouri House of Representatives today after the resignation of Speaker John Diehl, R-Town and Country. Speaker Diehl spoke to the body, apologizing for his actions. Mark Lee Richardson, a former minority floor



2016 Outlook: Momentum building

U.S. SENATE Republicans Senator Roy Blunt is running a strong re-election campaign led by Andy Blunt, and just completed his second tour of all 114 counties. He is as strong as any swing state senator can be, and with President Obama still in office, he is the front-runner. Cash on Hand: $3,034,936 Campaign Manager: Andy