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Posted Friday, April 29, 2016 - 16:24

This type of fear mongering discrimination will put Missouri back in the national spotlight.

Posted Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 17:21

We spend a lot of time talking about the bad things happening in Jefferson City... but today, equality won.

Posted Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 11:58

Posted Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - 11:12

The Missouri legislature is once again trying to roll back sunshine law provisions--this time in our state government’s dealings with corporate farming. House Bill 1414 is currently being promoted by the corporate agriculture lobby to make it extremely difficult, if not impossible, to figure out how they work with state agencies.

Posted Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - 12:10

Posted Monday, April 18, 2016 - 16:52

Posted Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 17:53

Sen. Kurt Schaefer was appointed chair of the Missouri Senate's Interim Committee on the "Sanctity of Life" last fall, and thus in charge of "investigating" now-debunked accusations made by extremist groups against Planned Parenthood.

Today the Missouri Senate voted to approve Schaefer's subpoenas and expects Mary Kogut, CEO of the St. Louis Region's Planned Parenthood (PPSLR), to appear before them with subpoenaed documents on April 25th.

Posted Tuesday, April 12, 2016 - 20:04

Posted Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 15:45

Sen. Kraus actually sponsored the 2014 legislation that changed the date of the Presidential Primary from February to March, in spite of warnings the new date was too close to April municipal elections and could cost millions, $37.5 million to be exact. His bill gave local election authorities just 3 weeks to prepare for another election.

Posted Monday, April 4, 2016 - 12:29

Yes, there are terrible, awful things happening in Jefferson City (ever hear of SJR 39?). But guess what—there are good things happening, too. Cheers to the following bright spots from last week...

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