federal http://kbia.org en Mo. Senate endorses bill letting kids work on farm http://kbia.org/post/mo-senate-endorses-bill-letting-kids-work-farm <p>Children younger than 16 could avoid future federal regulation and continue to work on their parent's farm under a bill scheduled for a vote this week in Missouri's Senate.</p><p>In 2012, the federal government proposed rules that would have prevented children from doing certain agricultural work. The plans were scrapped after opposition from lawmakers, but Missouri's Senate is looking to pass a law just in case.</p> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 15:14:49 +0000 Associated Press 29436 at http://kbia.org Mo. Senate endorses bill letting kids work on farm FEMA denies Nixon aid request http://kbia.org/post/fema-denies-nixon-aid-request <p>Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says he&#39;s disappointed that the Federal Emergency Management Agency has denied a request to provide disaster aid to residents in 18 southern and northern Missouri counties recently hit by violent weather. Tue, 13 Mar 2012 14:06:10 +0000 Associated Press 10449 at http://kbia.org FEMA denies Nixon aid request Talking Politics for February 21, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/talking-politics-february-21-2012 <p>This week on Talking Politics, we delve the controversy and complexity surrounding the debate over the redrawing of both state and federal representative districts.</p> Thu, 23 Feb 2012 14:49:10 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 9326 at http://kbia.org Talking Politics for February 21, 2012