Tag: abortion regulations

Second special session begins in Senate with questions of Greitens’ motives

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The second extraordinary session of 2017 may have been called for drastically different reasons than the first, but the two began the same way: with several senators voicing their displeasure for the governor’s tactics in calling such a session. But in the end, Sens. Bob Onder, […]

Holsman files legislation for year-long session to protest governor’s call

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Sen. Jason Holsman, D-Kansas City, will make good on a promise he made during Gov. Eric Greitens’ first extraordinary session by filing a resolution to extend the legislative session into a year-long affair. Holsman said he would offer such legislation if Greitens called another extraordinary session. Just […]

Increased abortion regulation to be a focus for Missouri General Assembly

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – With the legislative session fast approaching, Republican legislators have released their agenda for 2016. While ethics reform, economic development, transportation funding and stadium financing (or lack thereof) will be a focus in the coming year, the ongoing battle over abortion rights, restrictions and regulations should also […]