Tag: Robert Ross

Politics come to life as students gather for annual Constitution Project

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Around 240 Missouri students came to the state capitol to participate in the annual Constitution Project. On Wednesday morning, students from schools around the state participated in a mock investigation and participated in the legislative process to pass a hypothetical bill. First Lady Sheena Greitens was […]

Hawley faces legislator ire at ‘status quo’ tweet

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – After Sen. Kurt Schaefer announced over 100 legislators endorsing his bid for attorney general, Republican primary opponent and University of Missouri law professor Josh Hawley tweeted the endorsements were “100 reasons why Kurt Schaefer can’t change anything in Jeff City” and “100 promises to protect the […]

Lawmakers set to spar with Department of Conservation over deer, land ownership, and more

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — When Missouri voters approved a one-eighth-cent sales tax to fund the Missouri Department of Conversation in 1976, they may not have realized just how big the department could become. And as the department continues to grow, Missouri lawmakers are increasingly clashing with it over the rules, […]