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Stories with person: Ron Richard
  • Missouri Senate begins scrutinizing Planned Parenthood files 
    Updated: May-26-16 7:46 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri Senate Republicans started examining a regional Planned Parenthood affiliate's internal records on Thursday, reprising lawmakers' investigation of the abortion provider after a month of little action.

  • Missouri lawmakers pass ethics laws but fail on gift ban 
    Updated: May-14-16 2:32 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - GOP Speaker Todd Richardson, who assumed leadership of the Missouri House a year ago when his predecessor resigned amid scandal, said the 2016 Legislative session brought progress toward change in a state that's been called the wild west of ethics, but he's disappointed a bill to limit lobbyist gifts didn't win approval.