Schupp fights for greater access to rape kit exams — and she’s not giving...

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — As this year’s legislative session nears its close, a bill requiring Missouri's hospitals be equipped to perform rape kits hasn’t...
Clean Missouri turns in signatures for initiative petition (ALISHA SHURR/THE MISSOURI TIMES).

General Assembly takes initiative petition alterations under consideration

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The Missouri General Assembly is considering a variety of proposals that would make alterations to the initiative petition process. The...

Bill would remove growing restrictions on hemp

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — A multitude of Missourians made their case before lawmakers on Monday, urging the restrictions on industrial hemp be loosened. Almost...

Senate considers reviving film tax credit

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — In an effort to draw more film production business to the Show-Me State, Sen. Denny Hoskins proposed reinstating a tax...

Arthur proposes incentives for public, charter schools to ‘improve exisiting system’

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — As the Missouri General Assembly gears up to consider likely contentious legislation regarding charter school expansion, one Democratic state senator...

Schupp pushes for more screening, treatment of postpartum depression

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — In an effort to protect new mothers, state Sen. Jill Schupp introduced a bill this week aimed at making sure...

Bill moving impeachment trials to Senate advances to House

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Legislation shifting impeachment hearings from the Missouri Supreme Court to the state Senate advanced Thursday. With a vote of 25-8,...

Groups raise religious liberty, civil rights concerns with Title IX changes

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — As the debate over Title IX reform in the Missouri General Assembly continues, some groups have raised concerns over how...

Senate votes to establish pilot program aimed at helping homeless population

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The Senate passed legislation that would create a pilot program aimed at helping the homeless population in Missouri’s two biggest...
Sen. Brian Munzlinger (ALISHA SHURR/THE MISSOURI TIMES).

Senate Gubernatorial Committee advances some appointments, puts others off for week

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The Senate Gubernatorial Committee advanced three nominations Wednesday — while holding back several others. The legislative committee charged with the initial...

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