Missouri Political News

Missouri Political News: This Week in the Missouri Senate for Aug. 31 – New Laws

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews four Missouri Senate measures that are now state law: Senate Bill 564, legislation that modifies provisions relating to public utilities; Senate Bill 954, a measure that allows people found guilty of certain offenses of unlawful use of a weapon to expunge that record; Senate … Continue reading Missouri Political News: This Week in the Missouri Senate for Aug. 31 – New Laws

Missouri News: Missouri Division of Tourism to Award More than $188,000 to City of St. Charles

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — Missouri State Sen. Bill Eigel, R-Weldon Spring, is pleased to announce the Missouri Division of Tourism will award $188,513 to the city of St. Charles for the purpose of funding marketing projects for local tourist destinations.  The city will match the division’s funding, bringing the total amount of this project to … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Division of Tourism to Award More than $188,000 to City of St. Charles

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley to Launch Independent Review of Archdiocese of St. Louis

Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley yesterday announced that his office has launched an independent review of the Archdiocese of St. Louis regarding allegations of sexual abuse by clergy members.  This comes after the Archdiocese agreed to voluntarily cooperate with the Attorney General’s Office. “Victims of sexual abuse of any kind deserve to … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley to Launch Independent Review of Archdiocese of St. Louis

Missouri News: Relief Assistance Available For Missourians Suffering From Drought Conditions

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — As of August 17, 2018, a drought alert has been issued for 86 counties across the state, affecting more than 3.8 million Missourians. “Since May 2017, every county in Missouri has been affected by dry to exceptionally dry conditions,” said Sen. Denny Hoskins.  “Weather forecast models show grave situations which can … Continue reading Missouri News: Relief Assistance Available For Missourians Suffering From Drought Conditions

Missouri News: Attorney General Josh Hawley Files Lawsuit Against the St. Louis Housing Authority

Suit to enforce landlord tenant laws and provide safe and properly maintained homes JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today filed a lawsuit against the St. Louis Housing Authority and McCormack Baron Management, Inc., challenging the conditions of the Clinton-Peabody Housing Complex in St. Louis.  Earlier this year, the Attorney General’s Office … Continue reading Missouri News: Attorney General Josh Hawley Files Lawsuit Against the St. Louis Housing Authority

Missouri News: Missouri Secretary of State, Ashcroft, to Visit Missouri State Fair, Attend Governor’s Ham Breakfast

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft will visit the Missouri State Fair tomorrow and join Gov. Mike Parson, other elected officials and agricultural leaders at the 66th annual Governor’s Ham Breakfast, which begins at 8 a.m. at the state fairgrounds in Sedalia. “The breakfast is a great chance for Missourians to … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Secretary of State, Ashcroft, to Visit Missouri State Fair, Attend Governor’s Ham Breakfast

Missouri News: Ashcroft Thanks Voters, Election Officials, Poll Workers for Successful Primary Election

Jefferson City, MO — Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft thanked voters, election officials and poll workers today for helping to make yesterday’s primary election a success. “Thank you to all the Missourians who went to the polls yesterday and made their voice heard,” Ashcroft said.  “Missouri’s county clerks and election boards and their colleagues … Continue reading Missouri News: Ashcroft Thanks Voters, Election Officials, Poll Workers for Successful Primary Election

Missouri Political News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley on Primary Election Victory

SPRINGFIELD, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley issued the following statement Tuesday night after winning the Missouri Republican Primary for U.S. Senate: “Tonight the conservative people of Missouri sent a message loud and clear to the Washington elites.  Missouri sent a message in 2016, but Claire McCaskill was so comfortable in her Washington condo … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley on Primary Election Victory