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Romney must compete in primary for Senate seat

Published Apr. 23 2018

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (AP) — Mitt Romney was forced into a Republican primary in his bid for U.S.

Bryan Steil becomes GOP front-runner to win Paul Ryan's seat

Published Apr. 23 2018

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A former driver for House Speaker Paul Ryan who has been active in Wisconsin Republican politics...

Hillary Clinton, not on ballot, is star of GOP midterm plan

Published Apr. 23 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Almost 18 months have passed since Hillary Clinton lost the presidency. She holds no position of...

Lawmaker accused of calling into racist radio show

Published Apr. 22 2018

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Fellow Democrats are calling for a Missouri lawmaker to resign after they say he repeatedly called...

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens charged over charity donor list

Published Apr. 20 2018

St. Louis prosecutors on Friday charged Gov. Eric Greitens with a felony for using a charity donor list for his...

Missouri Legislature approves several election changes

Published Apr. 20 2018

The Missouri Legislature has approved a bill that makes several changes to local elections.

Unknown substance sent to Missouri lawmaker may be pesticide

Published Apr. 20 2018

Lab tests on an unknown substance sent to a Missouri lawmaker suggest it was pesticide.

Missouri designates $3M for sexual assault evidence testing

Published Apr. 20 2018

Missouri lawmakers are dedicating $3 million to help address the state's backlog of sexual assault evidence kits.

Legislature mulling options for impeachment

Published Apr. 20 2018

House Speaker Todd Richardson wants the House Special Investigative Committee on Oversight "to operate as expeditiously as they can, but...

Missouri bill lowers income taxes for Guard and reserves

Published Apr. 19 2018

The Missouri Legislature has passed a bill to lower income taxes for some members of the military.

Hawley trails McCaskill in Missouri Senate race fundraising

Published Apr. 19 2018

Republican Josh Hawley raised a little more than a third of what Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill did during the first...

Missouri House passes bill on Sunshine Law investigations

Published Apr. 19 2018

Missouri's attorney general would have new authority in investigations of potential Sunshine Law and open records law violations under a...

Missouri Senate adds one to Ethics Commission

Published Apr. 19 2018

Missouri's Ethics Commission now has the bare minimum number of members needed to hold official meetings.

Authorities investigate suspicious substance delivered to Capitol

Published Apr. 19 2018

A mysterious green substance sent to a Missouri lawmaker who was censured by the Legislature last year for a Facebook...

Missouri Senate tax overhaul plan stalls

Published Apr. 19 2018

A Missouri Senate panel has declined to advance a proposed tax overhaul following estimates that it would cost the state...

Judge: Kansas secretary of state in contempt in voting case

Published Apr. 19 2018

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach violated a court order that required his office to...

Republican Adela Falk announces state House bid

Published Apr. 19 2018

Adela Falk has announced her Republican candidacy for the 43rd District in the Missouri House of Representatives.

Missouri House passes tax overhaul

Published Apr. 18 2018

Missouri House members have passed legislation to cut the current income tax rates of 6.25 percent for businesses and 5.9...

Missouri House, top Senate budgeter split on school funding

Published Apr. 18 2018

The Missouri Senate's top budgeter is proposing giving public K-12 schools $48 million more next year, which would mean about...

Greitens asks court to block Hawley's investigation

Published Apr. 18 2018

Subpoenas were issued Wednesday to Attorney General Josh Hawley and his office after Gov. Eric Greitens on Monday sought a...

House special committee still working after releasing report

Published Apr. 18 2018

State Rep. Jay Barnes, chairman of the House Special Investigative Committee on Oversight, had no comment Tuesday about Attorney General...

Missouri House moves to strengthen open records law

Published Apr. 18 2018

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) — The Missouri House has given initial approval to a bill that would beef up the state's...

State sued for alleged violation of voter laws

Published Apr. 18 2018

Advocacy groups on Tuesday filed a federal lawsuit against the state of Missouri for not following federal voter laws.