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Rep. Dave Hinson dishes on being a small business owner

State Representative Dave Hinson knows there are a lot of misconceptions about small business owners out there.

“There’s this idea that if you own a business, you’re automatically rich,” Dave says. 954 more words


Recap: Amendment 7 Legislative Roll Call

In the 2014 legislative session in Missouri, we witnessed the Republican led legislature sponsor the largest tax increase in Missouri history. On the final vote, Almost 2/3rds in the Missouri House and Senate voted for the tax increase. 183 more words


Speaker-elect Announces Proposal to Abolish Missouri Lottery

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (CAPITAL BUREAU) – The top Missouri House education leader fully supports the incoming Speaker of the House’s proposal to abolish the state’s lottery. 286 more words


Mo. State Rep. Randy Pike Dies

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP)- A Missouri House member from rural western Missouri has died.

Republican Randy Pike, of Butler, was first elected to the House in 2012 and was running for a second term. 116 more words


Missouri Lawmakers Target $61M in Veto Overrides

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri House members are planning to try to override Gov. Jay Nixon’s vetoes on about $61 million of spending.

The veto override votes would occur Wednesday on 51 separate budget line-items that were stricken by the governor. 164 more words