sue allen http://kbia.org en House reprentative pushes for new school bullying policies http://kbia.org/post/house-reprentative-pushes-new-school-bullying-policies <p>A Missouri House Representative is pushing for new school bullying policies. Representative Sue Allen’s House Bill 134 was heard at a public hearing this morning by the Committee for Elementary and Secondary Education. Thu, 07 Feb 2013 21:44:12 +0000 Tyler Greever 28531 at http://kbia.org House reprentative pushes for new school bullying policies New House committee to examine state contracts http://kbia.org/post/new-house-committee-examine-state-contracts A new temporary committee has been created in the<a href="http://house.mo.gov/default.aspx"> Missouri House </a>to examine how the<a href="http://oa.mo.gov/">&nbsp;Governor&rsquo;s Office of Administration&nbsp;(OA)&nbsp;</a>awards government contracts.<p>The Interim Committee on Government Bidding and Contracting may also be used to recommend new legislation for next year&rsquo;s regular session.&nbsp;&nbsp;<a href="http://house.mo.gov/member.aspx?year=2012&district=092">State Representative&nbsp;Sue Allen </a>(R,&nbsp;Town and Country) will chair the committee.&nbsp; She says last year&rsquo;s controversy surrounding former Medicaid contractor SynCare LLC&nbsp;played a part in the committee&rsquo;s creation. Fri, 15 Jun 2012 12:57:26 +0000 Marshall Griffin 15934 at http://kbia.org New House committee to examine state contracts Missouri House endorses stricter school bullying policies http://kbia.org/post/missouri-house-endorses-stricter-school-bullying-policies <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Missouri House members have endorsed legislation requiring school districts to bolster policies against bullying.</span></p><p> Wed, 02 May 2012 21:28:38 +0000 Associated Press 13443 at http://kbia.org Missouri House endorses stricter school bullying policies