Rep. Bruce DeGroot (ALISHA SHURR/THE MISSOURI TIMES).

Treatment court bill soars through committees, heads to House floor

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Bolstering Missouri’s drug treatment courts may be a “feel-good” bill, but it is effective in reducing recidivism rates and changing...

Fitzwater’s STEM bill moves to House floor with little effort

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – If there were any concerns about Rep. Travis Fitzwater’s STEM bill moving through the committees this week, they have been...

Romine touts experience in bid for Majority Floor Leader

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri’s upper chamber is primed for the inevitable change in leadership, and The Missouri Times has already highlighted the fact...

Ellington planning public meeting in case Urban Issues Committee addressing Crossroads is cancelled

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – State Rep. and Chairman of the Special Committee on Urban Issues Courtney Curtis, D-Ferguson, has requested a committee hearing looking...

Hoskins v. Rowden: Junior senators eyeing bid for majority floor leader’s spot in Senate

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – It’s been just a few months since Mike Kehoe was named the state’s lieutenant governor, vacating his seat in the...

Workforce development takes lead in special session as legislature debates STEM education bill

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri Governor Mike Parson is pushing forward with STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education, calling state legislators back to...

Special session to put spotlight on treatment courts

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri lawmakers are set to get another chance at legislation that could expand drug treatment courts and offer new options...
Gov. Mike Parson takes questions from the media before a Cabinet meeting on June 4, 2018. (ALISHA SHURR/THE MISSOURI TIMES).

Gov. Parson calls legislature back for special session on STEM education and drug treatment...

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri lawmakers will be returning to the State Capitol in September, as usual, for the annual veto session, but they’ll...

Brian Williams: The Next Big Thing for Missouri Dems?

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The August 8 primary proved to be a big night for many in Missouri, but while others celebrated victories, Brian...

Judge temporary halts part of meat law from going into effect

More than 140 statutory changes go into effect on August 28, 2018 in Missouri JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — A new state law dealing with meat inspection...

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