Tag: Rep. Charlie Davis

Nixon urges lawmakers to consider his stances before veto session

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Gov. Jay Nixon held his final press conference before a veto session Wednesday afternoon, and he urged lawmakers to look carefully at the bills he has vetoed since the end of the 2016 session. He asked reporters, legislators, and Missouri citizens alike to read his website’s veto […]

House handles bills to stop opiate addiction

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – On the House calendar this week, the chamber entertained two bills aimed at mitigating opioid use in Missouri. One was overwhelmingly popular, but the other has stalled due to growing opposition. The former was sponsored by Rep. Steve Lynch, R-Waynesville, and it would allow physicians to […]