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Rep. Miller withdraws from floor leader’s race

OSAGE BEACH, Mo. – At the House Republican’s summer caucus Saturday, Rep. Rocky Miller withdrew from the House floor leader’s race. He released the following statement to The Missouri Times: “After careful consideration, I have made the decision to withdraw my name from consideration for Floor Leader. Expanding business requirements […]

Fitzwater talks technology’s role in influencing legislation

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – While joining the #MoLeg Podcast crew this week, Representative Travis Fitzwater shared his thoughts on the extraordinary session, while also detailing the important and influential part technology plays in helping create legislation. Throughout the conversation, Fitzwater talked of the need for deregulation and the removal government […]

Kinder’s amended reports show over $68,000 to Thompson unreported

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – The first analysis of Lt. Governor Peter Kinder’s amended campaign finance reports show over 40 transactions totaling over $68,000 to former campaign staffer Logan Thompson that were left off the original reports. Friday, the Kinder campaign announced they had conducted a forensic audit and turned their findings […]

Criminal Code re-write moving closer to Nixon’s desk

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Both chambers in the Missouri General Assembly have passed a version of the massive rewrite to the state’s criminal code, and sending it to Gov. Jay Nixon’s desk is mostly a matter of reconciling small differences according to bill sponsors and stakeholders. Sen. Bob Dixon, R-Springfield, […]