Category: Senate

DESE members present timeline for standards changes

DESE members present timeline for standards changes

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Officials from the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) presented their updated timeline of adopting new state standards as required by HB 1490 Wednesday before the Joint Committee on Education....

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...

MU chancellor responds to Schaefer, has “refer and follow” with Planned Parenthood

MU chancellor responds to Schaefer, has “refer and follow” with Planned Parenthood

COLUMBIA, Mo. – R. Bowen Loftin, the Chancellor at the University of Missouri, responded Tuesday to Sen. Kurt Schaefer’s, R- Columbia, request for a written agreement between the University and Planned Parenthood, stating that there...