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Missouri panel votes against low-income housing tax credits

Published Nov. 17 2017

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens and a state commission have voted against low-income housing tax credits.

McCaskill donates campaign money she got from Franken PAC

Published Nov. 17 2017

Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill says she's giving away $30,000 that fellow Democratic Sen. Al Franken's leadership PAC donated to her...

House OKs GOP tax bill in Trump win; Senate fate less clear

Published Nov. 16 2017

Republicans rammed a near $1.5 trillion package overhauling corporate and personal taxes through the House on Thursday, edging President Donald...

Radio anchor says Franken groped, kissed her without consent

Published Nov. 16 2017

Minnesota Sen. Al Franken apologized Thursday after a Los Angeles radio anchor accused him of forcibly kissing her during a...

Trump stays firmly out of Alabama-Moore dispute

Published Nov. 16 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump kept resolutely quiet and out of the fight Wednesday as national Republicans called ever...

House Dems introduce impeachment articles against Trump

Published Nov. 16 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — A half-dozen Democrats on Wednesday introduced articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, accusing him of obstruction...

Greitens appears to lack board votes to fire education chief

Published Nov. 15 2017

Four of the eight members of the State Board of Education say they oppose Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens' efforts to...

Missouri treasurer to talk taxes with Trump officials

Published Nov. 15 2017

Missouri's Republican Treasurer Eric Schmitt is meeting with members of President Donald Trump's administration to show support for a tax...

Trump in Asia: A break from the past but uncertain results

Published Nov. 15 2017

On his travels across Asia, President Donald Trump offered himself as a sharp break from presidents past.

House to adopt mandatory sexual harassment training

Published Nov. 15 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday announced the House will require anti-harassment and anti-discrimination training for all members...

GOP boosts pressure on Alabama party on Moore candidacy

Published Nov. 15 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Republicans tightened pressure Tuesday on Alabama's GOP to keep a defiant Roy Moore from being elected...

Rep. Rob Vescovo chosen as Missouri House majority leader

Published Nov. 14 2017

A Republican lawmaker from eastern Missouri has been chosen as the next House majority leader.

New sex assault allegation hits Moore; he calls it false as withdrawal calls grow

Published Nov. 14 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — A second woman emerged Monday to accuse Roy Moore of sexually assaulting her as a teenager in...

Efforts to oust Missouri education official draw scrutiny

Published Nov. 13 2017

A Missouri state school board member is among a growing list of people raising concerns with efforts by Republican Gov....

Missouri attorney general to investigate Google

Published Nov. 13 2017

Missouri's attorney general says his office will investigate Google for potential violations of the state's antitrust and consumer-protection laws.

Despite new law, PACS helped decide Missouri Senate race

Published Nov. 13 2017

A new law that caps contributions to state political candidates likely will shift the power in Missouri politics to outside...

Biden on 2020: 'Not sure it's the appropriate thing' to do

Published Nov. 13 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden said he is uncertain about a run for president in 2020 but...

Missouri lacks drug-monitoring plan despite governor's order

Published Nov. 10 2017

Missouri remains the only state without a prescription drug-monitoring program aimed at curbing opioid abuse nearly four months after Republican...

Greitens appoints another member of state school board

Published Nov. 9 2017

Gov. Eric Greitens has appointed a fifth person to the Missouri Board of Education.

Gleeful Democrats see political wave; GOP says not so fast

Published Nov. 9 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — Jubilant Democrats across America are declaring their big election victories in Virginia and New Jersey —...

1 year since win, Trump still keeps vanquished foe in sights

Published Nov. 9 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump handily won the election a year ago Wednesday. Ask him and he'll tell you about...

Ex-lawmaker fighting campaign violation costs

Published Nov. 8 2017

A former state lawmaker's attorney argued to Missouri Supreme Court judges the former candidate shouldn't have to pay $230,000 for...

Crush of tough issues could bring about government shutdown

Published Nov. 8 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — As Republicans focus on overhauling the tax code, the rest of Washington's fall agenda seems to be...