Tag: Rep. Mark Matthiesen

West Lake buyout bill dies in the House

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal’s crusade to provide funding for the buyout of homes in Spanish Village came to an end on the final day of session as SB 22 died in the Senate on a 65-79 vote. After Rep. Mark Matthiesen failed to amend the bill to […]

Chappelle-Nadal eyes new tactics to pass West Lake bill

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal has targeted a new group of people in her fight for buyouts in Spanish Village: lobbyists. The senator has avidly tried to push legislation for the past two years to buy out residents living near the West Lake Landfill due to radioactive waste […]