stephen webber http://kbia.org en Democrats Webber, Wright win state house seats http://kbia.org/post/democrats-webber-wright-win-state-house-seats <p></p><p>Two Democratic candidates celebrated their victory to the Missouri State House of Representatives at Shakespeare’s South in Columbia Tuesday night.&nbsp; Wed, 07 Nov 2012 08:04:32 +0000 Daina Schnese & Viktorija Mickute & Meredith Turk 24121 at http://kbia.org Democrats Webber, Wright win state house seats Planned Parenthood bus holds rally in Columbia http://kbia.org/post/planned-parenthood-bus-holds-rally-columbia <p>A crowd of 120 supporters greeted the Planned Parenthood Action Fund’s “Women are Watching” bus tour as it rolled into Columbia Thursday evening. The Action Fund has been holding rallies across the country to energize voters in support of candidates who back Planned Parenthood health centers. Fri, 24 Aug 2012 23:08:59 +0000 Kelsey Kupferer 20000 at http://kbia.org Planned Parenthood bus holds rally in Columbia Legislative measure would bar Jayhawks specialty license plate http://kbia.org/post/legislative-measure-would-bar-jayhawks-specialty-license-plate <p>The Missouri House has approved language designed to bar the creation of a Kansas Jayhawks specialty license plate.&nbsp; The measure was added onto a larger higher education bill passed by the House Tuesday. Tue, 15 May 2012 23:18:24 +0000 Marshall Griffin 14197 at http://kbia.org Legislative measure would bar Jayhawks specialty license plate Hotel tax would help fund airport expansion http://kbia.org/post/hotel-tax-would-help-fund-airport-expansion <p>Out-of-town visitors may soon have to pay more to stay in a Columbia hotel. &nbsp;The Missouri House of Representatives approved a measure by a voice vote this week allowing the city to charge an additional three percent tax on hotel stays.</p><p> Thu, 08 Mar 2012 14:25:34 +0000 Katherine Biek 10175 at http://kbia.org Hotel tax would help fund airport expansion Business Beat: February 15, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/business-beat-february-15-2012 <p>This week: State representatives agree Missouri needs to find better ways to get more jobs in Missouri. Plus, how a disease laboratory in Kansas has citizens worried.</p><p> Wed, 15 Feb 2012 20:21:07 +0000 Nick Adams 8876 at http://kbia.org Business Beat: February 15, 2012 Job creation in Missouri http://kbia.org/post/job-creation-missouri <p><strong style="margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 0px; padding-top: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px; border-style: initial; border-color: initial; border-image: initial; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px; ">Watch the show and join the conversation on the<a href="http://intersectkbia.weebly.com/" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 0px; padding-top: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px; border-style: initial; border-color: initial; border-image: initial; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); ">&nbsp;Intersection website.</a></strong></p><p> Tue, 14 Feb 2012 00:30:00 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 8728 at http://kbia.org Job creation in Missouri Voter ID bill raises ire between House members http://kbia.org/post/voter-id-bill-raises-ire-between-house-members <p>Debate began Monday in the Missouri House on legislation to require voters to show photo identification at the polls.&nbsp; As Marshall Griffin tells us from Jefferson City, the back-and-forth got pretty heated at times. Tue, 07 Feb 2012 15:10:56 +0000 Marshall Griffin 8340 at http://kbia.org Voter ID bill raises ire between House members