ethics law http://kbia.org en Mo. Senate sets aside debate on ethics legislation http://kbia.org/post/mo-senate-sets-aside-debate-ethics-legislation <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The Missouri Senate has temporarily set aside debate on ethics legislation that would curb lobbying.</p><p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:26:09 +0000 Associated Press 51350 at http://kbia.org Mo. Senate sets aside debate on ethics legislation Mo. lawmakers divided on ethics proposals, process http://kbia.org/post/mo-lawmakers-divided-ethics-proposals-process <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Members of a state House panel agree the state needs to update its ethics law but are divided along party lines on how to do it.</p><p> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 14:12:43 +0000 Associated Press 48752 at http://kbia.org Mo. lawmakers divided on ethics proposals, process Mo. Senate panel weighs revolving door policy http://kbia.org/post/mo-senate-panel-weighs-revolving-door-policy <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">A&nbsp;<font color="red">Missouri</font>&nbsp;Senate panel is considering legislation that would make legislators wait two years after leaving office to become&nbsp;<font color="red">lobbyists</font>.</p><p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 14:42:24 +0000 Associated Press 48395 at http://kbia.org Mo. Senate panel weighs revolving door policy Kander proposes legislative ethics reforms http://kbia.org/post/kander-proposes-legislative-ethics-reforms <p>Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander has unveiled a wide-ranging ethics proposal he wants lawmakers to take up and pass this year.</p><p>It includes restoring campaign contribution limits, banning gifts from lobbyists to all state elected officials, and requiring a 3-year waiting period before ex-lawmakers can work as lobbyists. Kander said if adopted, Missouri can go from having the worst ethics system in the country to the best:</p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 13:50:10 +0000 Marshall Griffin 46684 at http://kbia.org Kander proposes legislative ethics reforms Mo. House Democrats Calls for New Ethics Measure http://kbia.org/post/mo-house-democrats-calls-new-ethics-measure <p><span style="font-size: 11px; ">Missouri House Democrats are calling for new ethics legislation after the state Supreme Court rejected much of the most state&#39;s most recent version because of how it was approved.</span></p><p> Mon, 19 Mar 2012 21:51:43 +0000 Associated Press 10845 at http://kbia.org Mo. House Democrats Calls for New Ethics Measure Nixon to outline new ethics proposal http://kbia.org/post/nixon-outline-new-ethics-proposal <p>Governor Jay Nixon is calling on Missouri lawmakers to pass new ethics legislation after the state Supreme Court threw out a 2010 ethics law.&#39;&nbsp;That law was tossed out because of the way legislators approved the law. Nixon will outline the element he wants to see in a new law during a news conference today.</p><p> Fri, 17 Feb 2012 16:07:05 +0000 Associated Press 9005 at http://kbia.org Nixon to outline new ethics proposal