Tag: Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal

House Minority Leader invites Greitens to testify in Love’s ethics inquiry

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A panel of Missouri state representatives will be hosting an ethics inquiry into Rep. Warren Love’s controversial comments on social media next week, and the leader of the House Democrats is inviting Governor Eric Greitens to testify. The House Ethics Committee will meet Oct. 16 to […]

Hoskins, Kehoe lead effort to ask for Chapelle-Nadal resignation

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Senate this week managed the votes to censure the embattled Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal while falling short of reaching the required numbers to call themselves into session in an attempt to expel her. Senate censures Chappelle-Nadal, but leaves door open for later expulsion But the […]

Senate censures Chappelle-Nadal, but leaves door open for later expulsion

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Senate has taken action to discipline the embattled Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, though Republicans failed in their attempt to corral enough votes to expel her, something they had been threatening for weeks. The Missouri Legislature’s veto session saw little in terms of any attempt to […]

Parson calls for special session to oust Chappelle-Nadal and restore in-home care budget cuts

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson is calling on the Missouri Legislature to call themselves to a special session to address the issue of how to restore funding to the in-home service cuts to more than 8,000 senior, disabled and veterans, but he also is asking the Senate […]

How does a legislative special session work, and what could it mean for Chappelle-Nadal?

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – With calls for a special session swirling around the state, the question of just how the legislature could call a session in order is on the minds of many. Currently, the loudest cries are for a special session to deal with the expulsion of the recently […]

Lt. Gov. issues letter to senators calling for special session to expel Chappelle-Nadal

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal has shown no signs of resigning from her position following her comments about her hope of President Donald Trump being assassinated, and it seems that the Missouri Legislature could be preparing to take matters into their own hands. In a letter sent to […]

Is Chappelle-Nadal’s apology enough?

Senator Chappelle-Nadal stripped of committee assignments JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City, made national headlines last week when she posted a comment on Facebook saying she hoped President Donald Trump would be assassinated. Her comments received the rebukes of several lawmakers from both sides of the aisle, […]

Parson, Greitens call on Senate to expel Chappelle-Nadal

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Calls for the resignation of Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-St. Louis, continue to grow throughout the state following her comment regarding the assassination of President Donald Trump, but members of Missouri’s executive branch are now calling on the Senate to oust one of their own. “I’m calling […]

Representatives call for resignation or removal of Chappelle-Nadal after assassination comments

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri state representatives are calling on state Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City, to resign following a comment on Facebook in which she said she hoped President Donal Trump would be assassinated. The senator had posted the comment on a Facebook conversation in response to another commenter, […]

Senate committee passes abortion bills; action on floor set for Wednesday

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Senate Seniors, Families and Children Committee, chaired by Sen. David Sater, heard three bills regarding abortion regulations Tuesday in a long and occasionally heated and passionate five-hour marathon hearing. The legislation offered by Sens. Bob Onder, Andrew Koenig, and Bob Dixon all presented legislation that […]