Author: Travis Zimpfer

Alferman aims to propose lobbying ethics reform in legislature

Alferman aims to propose lobbying ethics reform in legislature

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Gov. Jay Nixon released an op-ed this week, in which the governor hit on a subject that may make the most headlines in the upcoming legislative session: ethics reform in...

House committee looks into operations of MSHSAA

House committee looks into operations of MSHSAA

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – In the first half of a two day hearing, House Hearing Room 3 was filled Wednesday with athletic directors, superintendents and other school administrators from around the state to hear...

Rep. Berry sees steps being taken on path towards economic growth in Missouri

Rep. Berry sees steps being taken on path towards economic growth in Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – As word came from Gov. Jay Nixon’s office yesterday that Missouri had the highest business growth in the nation from 2012 to 2013 and that the state had ranked in...

Miller looks to impeach circuit court judge for letting confessed rapist free

Miller looks to impeach circuit court judge for letting confessed rapist free

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A circuit court judge came under scrutiny from at least one member of the House Monday for dismissing the case of a man who confessed to raping his own five-month...

Colleges move with General Assembly to adjust intern policies

Colleges move with General Assembly to adjust intern policies

Updated: Comments from Professor Robynn Kuhlmann of the University of Central Missouri were added to the story. COLUMBIA, Mo. – When Speaker Todd Richardson, R-Poplar Bluff, released his recommendations to revise the Capitol’s intern policies...