Category: House

Joint education committee questions Loftin on Mizzou leave policies

Joint education committee questions Loftin on Mizzou leave policies

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – University of Missouri Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin found himself providing testimony on behalf of the university for the second time in as many days Wednesday afternoon. After discussing MU’s possible...

Neely joins race for assistant majority floor leader position

Neely joins race for assistant majority floor leader position

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Rep. Jim Neely, R-Cameron, announced his candidacy for assistant majority floor leader Tuesday with a letter mailed to the majority caucus. “I believe the members, just like you and I,...

McCaherty calls on Nixon to reconsider stadium funding plan

McCaherty calls on Nixon to reconsider stadium funding plan

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Rep. John McCaherty, R-Murphy, joined the growing number of state lawmakers Friday asking for a public vote on stadium financing, calling on Gov. Jay Nixon to reconsider his plans due to...

Coburn to lobby for Convention of States Action in Missouri, nationally

Coburn to lobby for Convention of States Action in Missouri, nationally

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Last year, Missouri lawmakers came very close to passing its own language calling for an Article V “Convention of States” and in 2016, they’ll likely be hearing from former U.S....