Category: House

Port committee holds working session

Port committee holds working session

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Interim Committee on the Development and Improvement of Missouri Ports held a working session Tuesday afternoon to determine how best to make Missouri’s ports a priority for the future....

Appropriations on Public Safety reviews water and highway patrol merger

Appropriations on Public Safety reviews water and highway patrol merger

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The House Committee on Appropriations of Public Safety and Corrections met Monday afternoon for the first installment of a two-part hearing on the effects and future plans for the Missouri...

Rep. Shaul defends plastic bag, minimum wage bill

Rep. Shaul defends plastic bag, minimum wage bill

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A litany of opposition to HB 722 has risen around the state, from mayors to the Kansas City Council to Democratic lawmakers to minimum wage hike proponents and even the president...

UM hiring new government relations director amid criticisms

UM hiring new government relations director amid criticisms

COLUMBIA, Mo. — The University of Missouri System is seeking a new face to run their state government relations department, as their relationship with state lawmakers grows increasingly testy. UM unwittingly found themselves at...

AFP targets ‘no’ vote districts on RTW

AFP targets ‘no’ vote districts on RTW

DOE RUN, Mo. – House Republicans who voted no on Right to Work legislation this past session are seeing constituents receive mailers on the subject as veto session approaches. Rep. Linda Black, R-Doe Run, reached...