Common Core Standards could face hurdles

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Republican lawmakers seem determined to prevent adoption of Common Core Standards Initiative, as more legislation aimed at slowing the implementation...

Payday loan bills could restrict practices, implement caps

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo — The payday loan industry might be seeing some big changes in the state of Missouri if legislation moves successfully through...

Emery files remonstrance against Nixon over DOR controversy

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — State Sen. Ed Emery, R-Lamar, has filed a Senate Remonstrance against Gov. Jay Nixon over his potential involvement in the Missouri Department...

Teacher evaluation bill causes committee shake-up

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo — The same day a bill changing the way teachers are evaluated failed to pass the House Fiscal Review Committee, House...

House and Senate approve state employee pay increase

By Eli Yokley JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Lawmakers in both chambers approved legislation that would increase state employee pay in Jefferson City and across Missouri...

Tax cut headed back to the Senate for approval

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri Republicans took their first stab at rewriting the state’s tax code last week, sending legislation to the governor’s desk...

Department of Revenue bows to Schmitt’s deadline to submit to rule-making process

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - The Missouri Department of Revenue has agreed to a legislative demand to submit their practice of scanning of personal documents...

St. Louis mayor visits Capitol to tout local agenda

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Fresh off of sending his budget to the St. Louis Board of Aldermen, St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay visited the...

This Week in the House: April 22-25

  JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The House moved quickly this week to forward legislation to the governor’s desk as the clock winds down to the...

This Week in the Senate: April 22-25

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — With just three weeks left in the legislative session, it is getting to be crunch time for lawmakers hoping to...

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