Tag: House Minority Floor Leader Gail McCann Beatty

Is Missouri losing federal HUD funds due to passage of SB 43?

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. –  The Show-Me State could lose out on up to $500,000 a year in federal funding, and the reason seems to be the employment discrimination bill, SB 43, passed and signed this year. According to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, the state is no […]

Republicans fail to take up discrimination bill as session enters crunch time

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – All week, Democratic representatives braced themselves for when a Senate bill on discrimination would come to the House floor. Minority Floor Leader Gail McCann Beatty described the wait over the last two days as “an emotional rollercoaster. But the House adjourned for the weekend Thursday without […]