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Stories with organization: Missouri State General Assembly
  • Judge weighing Missouri lawmaker lawsuit over Rams stadium 
    Updated: Jun-30-15 4:27 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A Missouri state lawmaker asked a judge to block Gov. Jay Nixon from working on plans to build a new NFL stadium in St. Louis, calling the effort a misuse of taxpayer dollars for an "illegal purpose."

  • The Latest: Missouri reacts to gay marriage ruling 
    Updated: Jun-26-15 7:42 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - The latest reaction in Missouri to the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to legalize marriages between same-sex couples (all times local):

  • Nixon vetoes Missouri student transfers legislation 
    Updated: Jun-26-15 6:31 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Gov. Jay Nixon on Friday vetoed a bill aimed at revamping Missouri's student transfer law, saying it "veered of track" with some of its provisions and failed to cap tuition districts can charge other districts to educate students who transfer from failing schools.

  • Report: Ex-House speaker had affair with governor's aide 
    Updated: Jun-19-15 6:29 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A police report says former Missouri House Speaker John Diehl acknowledged having an affair with a former aide to Gov. Jay Nixon.

  • Missouri lawmakers' bills raise questions about conflicts 
    Updated: Jun-13-15 1:34 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - During Missouri's legislative session, a landlord worked to change rental policy, farmers pushed agricultural legislation and a grocery association official pushed a bill that would prevent communities from banning environmentally costly plastic bags.

  • Nixon signs bill aimed at protecting seniors from fraud 
    Updated: Jun-12-15 8:35 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Financial advisers soon will have more authority to act if they suspect an older Missouri resident or person with a disability is the target of financial fraud.

  • Missouri Gov. Nixon vetoes right-to-work legislation story has photos
    Updated: Jun-04-15 1:32 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed a measure Thursday that would have made Missouri the 26th right-to-work state, and it's unclear whether proponents will be able to muster enough support in the Republican-led Legislature to override the veto.