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Union Presses Measure to Prevent Strike, Lockout

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Union-friendly Illinois Democrats say Gov. Bruce Rauner has so poisoned contract negotiations with state workers that they pushed legislation Thursday that would prohibit either a strike or the Republican governor locking workers out. 316 more words

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Missouri Lawmaker Says He Helps Others Hide Lobbyist Gifts

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – An ethics complaint has been filed against a Missouri House member who says he has helped other lawmakers hide lobbyist gifts from required public reporting. 130 more words

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Missouri House OKs Ramped Up School Bullying Policies

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – A bill aimed at clamping down on bullying and preventing suicides in Missouri schools is nearing passage.

The legislation passed 129-19 by the House on Monday would require school anti-bullying policies to include stricter procedures for reporting, investigating and responding to bullying. 111 more words

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Missouri House OKs ramped up school bullying policies

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) _ A bill aimed at clamping down on bullying and preventing suicides in Missouri schools is nearing passage.

The legislation passed 129-19 by the House on Monday would require school anti-bullying policies to include stricter procedures for reporting, investigating and responding to bullying. 87 more words

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Bill Reduces Allowable Revenue from Traffic Stops

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KMOX Capitol Bureau) — Missouri cities will be able to collect less of their revenue from traffic tickets under a bill now headed to the governor’s desk. 207 more words

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Missouri House passes plan to fix student transfer law

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) _ A plan to fix Missouri’s flawed student transfer system has narrowly passed the House.

House members voted 84-73 on Tuesday for the bill, only two votes shy of defeating the measure. 99 more words

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Missouri OKs Ending Life Sentences for Minors

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – A bill that could mean reduced sentences for minors found guilty of first-degree murder is moving forward in the Missouri House. 127 more words

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