Category: House

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...

Anderson: Concerns Regarding Proposed State Park in Oregon County

Anderson: Concerns Regarding Proposed State Park in Oregon County

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The chair of the House Conservation and Natural Resources Committee recently voiced her concerns with a proposed state park in Oregon County. State Rep. Sonya Murray Anderson participated in a...

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...

Democrats want action on intern policy

Democrats want action on intern policy

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Highlighting two recent legislator resignations due to conduct related to Capitol interns, House Minority Leader Jake Hummel sent a letter to Speaker Todd Richardson requesting a committee be formed in...

Rep. Anderson issues statement regarding Attorney General Chris Koster and Bridgeton Landfill

Rep. Anderson issues statement regarding Attorney General Chris Koster and Bridgeton Landfill

State Rep. Claims Koster caused unnecessary hysteria in St. Louis region.   SPRINGFIELD, MO – Today, Rep. Sonya Murray Anderson issued a statement regarding recent events surrounding Attorney General Chris Koster’s expert reports on...

House Education Appropriations Committee holds oversight hearing on federal funds

House Education Appropriations Committee holds oversight hearing on federal funds

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The House Elementary and Secondary Education Appropriations Committee held an oversight hearing on Missouri’s use of federal funds Tuesday with the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education providing testimony. Chairman Kurt...