photo id http://kbia.org en Missouri House Passes Photo ID Requirement For Voting http://kbia.org/post/missouri-house-passes-photo-id-requirement-voting <span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Missouri House has passed two pieces of legislation that would usher in photo ID requirements for voters.</span><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">First, the House passed <a href="http://house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HJR47&year=2014&code=R">HJR 47</a>, a proposed constitutional amendment to</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> allow for photo ID requirements at the polls.</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> This proposed amendment would also need voter approval.</span><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">About 45 minutes later, the House passed <a hr Mon, 03 Mar 2014 14:21:01 +0000 Marshall Griffin 48982 at http://kbia.org Missouri House Passes Photo ID Requirement For Voting Bill would require photo ID for voters http://kbia.org/post/bill-would-require-photo-id-voters <p style="line-height: 11.25pt; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size:8.5pt; font-family:&quot;Verdana&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#333333">Missouri voters would be required to show photo identification before casting ballots under legislation endorsed by the Missouri House today.<o:p></o:p></span></p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 23:07:23 +0000 The Associated Press 48734 at http://kbia.org Bill would require photo ID for voters Mo. bill seeks to put photo on welfare cards http://kbia.org/post/mo-bill-seeks-put-photo-welfare-cards <p>The Missouri House has passed a bill that would require the state to seek a federal waiver to put photo IDs on electronic benefits cards. Wed, 24 Apr 2013 20:36:24 +0000 Associated Press 32591 at http://kbia.org Mo. bill seeks to put photo on welfare cards Mo. House Gives 1st-Round Approval To Photo Voter I.D. Legislation http://kbia.org/post/mo-house-gives-1st-round-approval-photo-voter-id-legislation The <a href="http://house.mo.gov/default.aspx">Missouri House</a> has given first-round approval to a pair of bills that would institute photo ID requirements for voters.<p>The first,&#160;<a href="http://house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HJR5&#38;year=2013&#38;code=R">House Joint Resolution 5</a>&#160;,&#160;would amend the state constitution to allow lawmakers to pass a photo ID requirement, and the second, <a href="http://house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HB48&#38;year=2013&#38;code=R">House Bill 48</a>,&#160;would enact that requirement.&#160; Floor debate&#160;became heated on several o Thu, 14 Feb 2013 14:50:39 +0000 Marshall Griffin 28884 at http://kbia.org Mo. House Gives 1st-Round Approval To Photo Voter I.D. Legislation Mo. House to mull photo ID requirement for voting http://kbia.org/post/mo-house-mull-photo-id-requirement-voting <p>The Missouri House is expected to consider a requirement for voters to show photo identification at the polls.<br>State lawmakers have debated the concept previously, but this is the first time Republicans have held a veto-proof majority in both the House and Senate. In the past, discussion generally fell along party lines with Republicans favoring the idea and Democrats opposing it.</p> Wed, 13 Feb 2013 14:18:01 +0000 Associated Press 28811 at http://kbia.org Mo. House to mull photo ID requirement for voting Mo. House to take up voter photo ID requirement http://kbia.org/post/mo-house-take-voter-photo-id-requirement <p>Legislation requiring voters to show photo ID at polling places is scheduled for debate in the Missouri House.<br>House Majority Leader John Diehl said he expects a proposed constitutional amendment mandating photo ID and a bill implementing the rule to be taken up on the House floor this week.</p><p>Republicans argue the measure is needed to cut down on voter fraud. Democrats contend the photo ID requirement is aimed at disenfranchising voters.</p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 14:55:55 +0000 Associated Press 28672 at http://kbia.org Mo. House to take up voter photo ID requirement Voter photo ID bill clears House Committee http://kbia.org/post/voter-photo-id-bill-clears-house-committee <p>A Missouri House committee has adopted a measure requiring voters to show <font color="red">photo</font> identification before casting ballots.</p><p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 23:40:00 +0000 Associated Press 28404 at http://kbia.org Voter photo ID bill clears House Committee Newscast for March 29, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-march-29-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA&nbsp;newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>A judge throws&nbsp;out a voter ID proposal</li><li>A new plan for managing&nbsp;Hinkson Creek</li><li>State Senators attempt to&nbsp;override a&nbsp;Governor&#39;s veto</li></ul> Thu, 29 Mar 2012 23:00:44 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 11506 at http://kbia.org Newscast for March 29, 2012 Court strikes down MO photo ID proposal http://kbia.org/post/court-strikes-down-mo-photo-id-proposal <p>As of now, Missouri voters will not be voting this November on a measure that would require photo identification at the polls. That&rsquo;s following a court ruling issued earlier this week. Thu, 29 Mar 2012 22:48:00 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 11505 at http://kbia.org Court strikes down MO photo ID proposal