Smith looks forward to first term as state rep

CARTHAGE, Mo. – One of the newest faces to the Missouri House this spring will be that of Cody Smith. The new representative from District...

Rowden’s sports betting bill advances out of committee

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The Senate Progress and Development Committee has advanced Sen. Caleb Rowden’s bill to legalize sports waging in Missouri. SB 1009,...

Jones’ bus tour touts legislative accomplishments, discusses political future and stirs Medicaid controversy

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri House Speaker Tim Jones embarked on a five-day, 16-stop bus tour this week, cutting a wide swath across the...

E15 fuel in Missouri prompts debate between corn growers, convenience stores

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Corn growers as well as petroleum and convenience store representatives clashed at a hearing of the Joint Committee on Administrative...

Missouri nurses make final push for APRN prescribing authority

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - The Missouri Nurses Association (MONA) is actively lobbying for the passage of legislation that would allow Advanced Practice Registered Nurses...

RELEASE: House committee approves special taxing district transparency bill

Christofanelli bill to require digital mapping of all TIFs CIDs and TDDs  JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – State Rep. Phil Christofanelli and the members of the...
Jay Ashcroft speaks to reporters (ALISHA SHURR/THE MISSOURI TIMES).

Two abortion bill referendum petitions rejected, third still under review

Both filers plan to challenge decision in court JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Two petitions filed seeking to give voters the final say on a sweeping anti-abortion...

PROMO and supporters see hope for MONA next year

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - The University of Missouri System added gender identity and expression to their nondiscrimination policy — which already included sexual preference...
Senator Scott Sifton, Official Photo

One step closer, two steps back: The Senate dance around joinder and venue continues

Two major issues holding up the Senate JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – It’s been one week since the last time that the issue of joinder and...

Waiting lists for LIHTC developments approach three years

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Some Missouri legislators ended their careers this session trying to cap or end low-income housing tax credits (LIHTC). Meanwhile, the...

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