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Kaitlyn Schallhorn is a reporter with The Missouri Times. She joined the newspaper in March 2019 after working as a reporter for Fox News in New York City. Throughout her career, Kaitlyn has covered political campaigns across the U.S. and humanitarian aid efforts in Africa. She is a native of Missouri who studied journalism at Winthrop University in South Carolina. Contact Kaitlyn at kaitlyn@themissouritimes.com.
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Capitol braces for Grain Belt fight: What to know about the proposed project

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — It’s clean energy versus eminent domain in the Missouri Capitol Tuesday as the House is set to proceed with legislation...

Senate unanimously passes domestic violence, sexual abuse protection bill

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The Missouri Senate passed legislation Tuesday adding protections for victims of domestic violence, sexual abuse, or stalking when it comes...

Cierpiot lambasts Senate’s Conservative Caucus, cites ‘inconsistencies’ with legislative priorities

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Republican state Sen. Mike Cierpiot ruffled feathers with members of his own party after he spent time castigating the so-called...

Senate officially passes infrastructure bonding bill

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — After weeks of debate and compromise, the Missouri Senate officially passed a massive infrastructure bonding bill Monday. The bill creates...

Sater suggests UMKC chancellor resign in wake of on-campus assault

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Citing the handling of an on-campus assault at the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) last week, state Sen. David Sater...

Lawmakers form new caucus to aid local governments

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — In an effort to better serve local government and municipalities, Missouri state lawmakers announced the formation of a new bipartisan...

Schatz anticipates passing abortion bill this year

Before this year’s legislative session is over, the General Assembly will send a bill curtailing abortion to the governor, Sen. Dave Schatz, the president...

Senate perfects domestic violence, sexual assault protection bill

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The Senate perfected legislation aimed at further protecting victims of domestic violence and sexual assault Thursday, specifically when it comes...

Senate approves plan to provide more funding for utility training programs

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The Senate approved legislation Thursday that would provide additional funding for utility training programs — through the purchase of specialized...

This Week in the PSC: April 10, 2019

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The Missouri Public Service Commission (PSC) tackled a few agenda items at its weekly meeting Wednesday, including overturning previous North...