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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.

Schatz forges compromise on highway funding

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Sparring factions on a massive transportation bonding bill seemed to come to at least a partial compromise Thursday afternoon —...

Schmitt reiterates commitment to testing rape kits at crime victims event

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — For Attorney Gen. Eric Schmitt, tackling the thousands of untested rape kits in the state is a way to “honor...

MPUA expresses support for Grain Belt project, addresses eminent domain concerns

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Members of the Missouri Public Utility Alliance (MPUA) expressed unwavering support for a new transmission line Tuesday, arguing it would...

Republicans spar over transportation bonding bill overnight

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Sen. Bill Eigel briefly took over the Senate floor Tuesday afternoon to block the body from taking up a transportation...

Republican senators join together in push for internet tax

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — With the second half of the legislative session underway, a couple of Republican senators are determined to progress legislation establishing...

Meet Sallie Hemenway, Nexus Group’s new economic development finance advisor

Sallie Hemenway is bringing her decades of experience with public service — particularly with economic development projects — to the Nexus Group. Hemenway joins...

Lawmakers push for a local vote on St. Louis City-County merger

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — As the St. Louis City and County merger debate wages on, lawmakers are scrambling to ensure those impacted would have...
A Missourian fills out a ballot on November 6, 2018 (ALISHA SHURR/THE MISSOURI TIMES.)

Missouri women in politics reflect on landmark voting rights anniversary

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Exactly 100 years after women gained the right to vote in Missouri, some of the state’s most influential political females...

This Week in the PSC: April 3, 2019

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The Public Service Commission approved a handful of orders at its weekly meeting Wednesday, including tariff changes from Spire Missouri...

Schmitt sues Wood Heights over alleged Sunshine Law violation

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt filed a lawsuit Thursday against the city of Wood Heights over alleged Sunshine Law violations. The...