Gov. Mike Parson officially signed the two bills that came out of the special session on violent crime Monday afternoon.
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The special session convened on July 27 to address violent crime.
“I think we need to look at each individual area, but I do think if the governor said something straight and gave some guidance it would bring people together to see what’s best for the state of Missouri.”
The Missouri Legislature adjourned from its special session on violent crime Wednesday, sending two bills to the governor’s desk.
"If the quality of life doesn’t matter, especially for people who can’t take care of themselves, why are we even here?"
The Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis is set to receive a $1 million federal grant to expand its Serving Our Streets Initiative.
Like any breakdown of a large magnitude, there is a long story of how it happened.
Missouri’s General Assembly signed off on the witness protection bill this week, sending the measure on to the governor’s desk for final approval.
"My colleagues and I were willing to use every tool at our disposal to begin the turning of the tide in St. Louis — starting with HB 2."
Senate Republicans opted to move the previous question in a last-ditch effort to pass a concurrent jurisdiction provision early Thursday morning after a long day of debate in the chamber.
"Your Missouri leadership has failed in passing a comprehensive online sales tax bill."