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Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens hints at more special sessions

Published May. 26 2017

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has hinted at the possibility of another special session just hours after the Legislature adjourned from...

Missouri Legislature passes electricity rate incentives

Published May. 26 2017

Missouri lawmakers have passed a proposal in a special session that supporters hope will bring hundreds of jobs to the...

New 'Blue Lives Matter' laws raise concerns among activists

Published May. 26 2017

Following a spike in deadly attacks on police, more than a dozen states have responded this year with "Blue Lives...

Was Montana's wild House race a Trump test? Not so much

Published May. 26 2017

Greg Gianforte spent the day of his greatest political victory out of sight, avoiding questions about the assault charge filed...

State rep posts constituents' messages on governor's door

Published May. 24 2017

A Democratic state lawmaker has taped messages from constituents to Republican Gov. Eric Greitens's door urging him to veto a...

Missouri House passes electricity proposal

Published May. 24 2017

The Missouri House on Wednesday advanced a bill that would allow manufacturing companies to negotiate lower electricity rates than currently...

Missouri seeks federal disaster aid for flooding

Published May. 24 2017

Gov. Eric Greitens is requesting federal disaster aid for 45 Missouri counties affected by recent flooding.

Greitens, Missouri lawmakers to discuss utilities bills

Published May. 23 2017

Missouri House members are set to begin considering legislation as part of a special session called by Gov. Eric...

Missouri lawmakers power up for electric special session

Published May. 22 2017

Missouri lawmakers return to the Capitol on Monday to consider legislation that could make it easier to open a steel...

Counties pick up opioid monitoring as legislative fight continues

Published May. 21 2017

Despite the Missouri Legislature's failed attempt to implement a statewide prescription drug-monitoring program (PDMP), 28 counties and cities have stepped...

Utah GOP says goodbye to Chaffetz, with some disappointment

Published May. 21 2017

As Utah Republicans met for their annual state convention Saturday, the party faithful both gave Rep. Jason Chaffetz a warm...

Pence cites Trump's 'leadership' in commencement address

Published May. 20 2017

Vice President Mike Pence urged graduating students at a Pennsylvania college to become leaders and cited President Donald Trump's "leadership...

Trump's first trip abroad starts with $110B arms package, other deals in Saudi Arabia

Published May. 20 2017

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — President Donald Trump received a lavish royal welcome in Saudi Arabia on Saturday as he temporarily...

Greitens appoints Social Services, Financial Institutions directors

Published May. 19 2017

Gov. Eric Greitens announced two appointments Friday.

Missouri appeals judge's blocking of abortion restrictions

Published May. 19 2017

Missouri is asking a federal appellate court to put on hold a judge's order blocking the state's abortion-restricting rules, insisting...

Chaffetz resignation latest twist in GOP oversight of Trump

Published May. 19 2017

As Chairman of the House Governmental Oversight Committee, Rep. Jason Chaffetz was a determined investigator of the Obama administration and...

A historical look at Missouri special legislative sessions

Published May. 18 2017

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on Thursday announced that he is calling a special legislative session that will focus on electricity...

States scramble to comply with federal ID law

Published May. 18 2017

Several states have struggled for years to comply with the REAL ID Act, a 2005 federal law that requires state...

Governor calls special legislative session

Published May. 18 2017

Gov. Eric Greitens on Thursday announced he has called a special legislative session, beginning at 4 p.m. Monday.

Missouri ballot proposal targets lawmaker districts, ethics

Published May. 17 2017

A coalition backed by unions and progressive groups is pushing a Missouri ballot measure that could reshape the way boundaries...

Auditor: Gov't must be transparent, responsive

Published May. 17 2017

State Auditor Nicole Galloway said her public service work is intended "to make the community around me better."

Missouri panel drafts reforms after prison harassment claims

Published May. 16 2017

A special Missouri legislative committee is offering recommendations on how to reform the state's prison system in response to reports...

Missouri expungement fees could violate state Constitution

Published May. 16 2017

Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway says a law to allow more people to request criminal record expungements and raise application fees...