Tagged: Associated Industries of Missouri

Business community optimistic about future of Missouri’s economy

Business community optimistic about future of Missouri’s economy

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), a capitalist, free-market think tank, released a study Monday naming Missouri as the 24th ranked state in terms of economic outlook, despite ranking 41st in...

Amendment 3: A Week in Review

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – With Election Day just around the corner, candidates and causes are making their final pushes and pleas to voters. Amendment 3, the Early Childhood Education Act, is arguably the most...

AIM marks legislative victories of 2016 session

AIM marks legislative victories of 2016 session

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Associated Industries of Missouri (AIM) has thanked members of the Missouri Senate and House of Representatives for getting several bills they endorsed “across the finish line” before the end of...

Chamber testifies in support of ‘expert’ expert witness bill

Chamber testifies in support of ‘expert’ expert witness bill

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Both Sen. Mike Parson, R-Bolivar, and Rep. Kevin Corlew, R-Kansas City, have filed similar bills which seek to clarify and standardize merit for what an expert witness is considered in the...

Corlew hopes to verify expert testimony is actually expert

Corlew hopes to verify expert testimony is actually expert

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Rep. Kevin Corlew, R-Kansas City, pre-filed a bill last week that would modify certain provisions intended to make expert witness testimony in court cases more reliable. Corlew is basing this bill,...