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Mo. House Endorses Motorcycle Helmet Law Change

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Missouri House has endorsed a bill that would allow motorcyclists over the age of 21 to forgo wearing helmets while traveling on the road. 143 more words


Republican US Sen. Blunt Speaks to Mo. House

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt says there are no federal solutions to many problems confronting governments.

The Republican lawmaker spoke Tuesday to a session of the Missouri House in Jefferson City. 123 more words


Missouri House Panel Endorses Bonding Plan

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - A Missouri House panel has endorsed a bonding proposal that calls for spending at least $200 million on a new state mental health facility in Fulton. 148 more words


House Plans Debate on Missouri Student Transfers

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri House members plan to advance legislation that seeks to address a student transfer law requiring unaccredited school systems to pay for students who want to attend better-performing schools in nearby districts. 146 more words


Senate Debates Bill Nullifying Federal Gun Laws

JEFFERSON CITY (KMOX/Capitol Bureau) - With only weeks left in the legislative session, senators considered a House-passed bill that would nullify any federal attempt to limit gun ownership in Missouri. 394 more words


Action Alert! Hearing Tuesday on Missouri's Second Amendment Preservation Act

From Missouri First: A lot has been going on behind the scenes the last few weeks with the Second Amendment Preservation Act. The Senate version has passed in the Senate and needs only one more vote by the House, if it’s not amended, and it will go to the Governor’s desk. 136 more words

Competing Voting Plans Could Appear On Mo. Ballot

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) An early voting initiative petition is prompting a Missouri lawmaker to propose another version that could lead to voters deciding between competing plans. 524 more words