FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Nixon declares state of emergency, curfew in St. Louis suburb where teen killed.…READ MORE
KMBC in Kansas City reports that business owners in the city were not sold by the president’s speech in the city as part of his campaign to increase the minimum wage. “Dozens of local businesses…READ MORE
The man who allegedly killed three people when he opened fire outside a Jewish community center and nearby retirement community in a Kansas City suburb Sunday is reportedly a 73-year-old Missouri man with a history…READ MORE
JEFFERSON CITY — Former U.S. Attorney and Missouri House Speaker Catherine Hanaway announced on Monday that she is running for governor in 2016 as Republicans seek to recapture an office they have held just once…READ MORE
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Gun rights supporters told a Missouri Senate committee Tuesday that legislation seeking to nullify federal gun control laws was important to protect the Second Amendment, but opponents questioned whether the legislation…READ MORE
Missouri Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder, a Republican, launched an exploratory committee for Missouri’s 8th District on Monday, according to the local press, potentially setting up a GOP primary with the newest member of the House.…READ MORE
An effort by Missouri legislators to expand gun rights and make federal gun regulations unenforceable failed by one vote in the state Senate Wednesday night, as the body’s top two Republican officials voted to sustain…READ MORE
The Republican-led Missouri Legislature is expected to override Gov. Jay Nixonâ€™s veto of a bill that would expand gun rights and make federal gun regulations unenforceable — even as similar laws adopted in other states…READ MORE
State Speaker Pro Tem Jason Smith won the the special election in Missouriâ€™s 8th District on Tuesday night, keeping the conservative territory in GOP hands.
Smith defeated state Rep. Steve Hodges, 68 percent to 27…
Missouri Speaker Pro Tem Jason Smith picked up the endorsement of the Tea Party Express on Tuesday, less than three weeks before the special election in the Show Me Stateâ€™s 8th District.
â€œJason is a…
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin endorsed Republican state Rep. Jason Smith in Missouriâ€™s 8th District special election.
She vouched for him through her usual channel, Facebook, writing:
â€œJason has worked tirelessly to build on the…
Missouri state House Speaker Pro Tem Jason Smith released his first advertisement in 8th District special election this week.
JEFFERSON CITY â€“ The Missouri State Highway Patrol has twice turned over the entire list of Missouri concealed weapon permit holders to federal authorities, most recently in January, Sen. Kurt Schaefer said Wednesday.