Tag: josh hawley

Hawley issues Civil Investigative Demands to opioid distributers

Attorney General also remarks on PDMP JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri attorney general Josh Hawley has issued three civil investigative demands to the three drug distributing companies – Amerisource Bergen Corporation, Cardinal Health Inc., and McKesson Corporation. Combined, these three companies made more than $400 billion last year and account […]

Bukowsky: Dems involvement in SD 8 “diabolical”

ST. LOUIS – As the SD 8 special election heats up, the panelists on Sunday’s episode of This Week in Missouri talked about political strategies that could allow Democrat Hillary Shields a chance to win over Republican Rep. Mike Cierpiot and Independent Jacob Turk. Such a victory, as Democrat panelists […]

October Quarterly Filings: What we learned

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – With the October quarterly filing deadline passed, we took a look at some of the big takeaways from the filing reports, as well as a few interesting tidbits. October 2017 Missouri Quarterly Filings Here’s what we found noteworthy: Greitens’ campaign and office: Close living quarters The […]

Sen. McCaskill breaks record with $2.9 million raised this quarter

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill just broke an off-year third-quarter fundraising record for a candidate in a U.S. Senate race. In the previous three months, her office reports she raised over $2.9 million from over 30,000 donors, 88 percent of which were less than $100. The two-term […]

AG Hawley closer to prosecuting trafficking ring

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley announced Wednesday that his office is a step closer to prosecute 15 alleged human traffickers and close six businesses who are connected. The previous Friday, a Greene County Judge issued a preliminary injunction and barred the businesses from engaging in prostitution […]

Hawley announces campaign to fight human trafficking in local businesses

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri’s Attorney General Josh Hawley on Tuesday announced a new coalition of Missouri businesses from across the Show-Me State joining together to fight human trafficking. It’s Hawley’s latest initiative in the mission to crack down on human trafficking in Missouri, which, according to the National Human […]

August 2017 tip sheet for 2018 released

The Missouri Times August 2017 Tip Sheet outlining statewide and legislative race outlooks for 2018 and beyond has been released. The Tip Sheet, another installment in a series of regularly released tip sheets, is the longest yet. Formatted as a PDF, readers can view online and download the document for […]

Attorney General releases first reports on state’s legal expense fund

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Just over 100 days after taking office, Attorney General Josh Hawley has released monthly reports for the previous three months on the state’s issued funds from the Legal Expense Fund. Hawley on Monday posted reports for January, February, and March of 2017 to the Attorney General’s […]

Attorney General’s office recuses self from Trinity Lutheran case, citing Greitens’ executive order

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Attorney General’s Office has recused itself from handling a U.S. Supreme Court case due to a conflict of interest. Trinity Lutheran Church in Columbia will argue before the nation’s highest court challenging the state’s denial of an application for a grant from the Department of Natural Resources […]