Republicans http://kbia.org en Missouri GOP hopefuls barnstorm across Show-Me State in a bus http://kbia.org/post/missouri-gop-hopefuls-barnstorm-across-show-me-state-bus <p>Most of the Republican nominees for statewide offices in Missouri are <a href="http://www.mogop.org/2012/08/6472/">touring the state together in a bus</a> Tuesday and Wednesday.</p> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 13:55:22 +0000 Marshall Griffin 19444 at http://kbia.org Missouri GOP hopefuls barnstorm across Show-Me State in a bus Mo. Republicans shut down debate in state Senate http://kbia.org/post/mo-republicans-shut-down-debate-state-senate <p>The Missouri Senate has been shut down by one Senator over which version of legislation for veterans&rsquo; homes will be adopted.&nbsp; Republican Jason Crowell and several allies tied up the Senate for nearly 12 hours Monday and are provoking a showdown with Senate leaders. Tue, 08 May 2012 13:27:55 +0000 Marshall Griffin 13749 at http://kbia.org Mo. Republicans shut down debate in state Senate Legislative leaders wrangle over bills with Nixon http://kbia.org/post/legislative-leaders-wrangle-over-bills-nixon <p>Republican leaders in the Missouri House say they&rsquo;ve been negotiating with Democratic Governor Jay Nixon over the two bills he vetoed in March. Tue, 17 Apr 2012 13:58:23 +0000 Marshall Griffin 12532 at http://kbia.org Legislative leaders wrangle over bills with Nixon Talking Politics for March 20, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/talking-politics-march-20-2012 <p>This week on Talking Politics: a MU political science professor explains to us Missouri&#39;s convoluted GOP caucus system.</p> Tue, 20 Mar 2012 18:52:13 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 10894 at http://kbia.org Talking Politics for March 20, 2012 House Democrats push new Missouri ethics bill http://kbia.org/post/house-democrats-push-new-missouri-ethics-bill <p>House Democrats are backing legislation they say would toughen Missouri&rsquo;s ethics standards.&nbsp; As Marshall Griffin tells us from Jefferson City, the bill would restore many provisions recently struck down by the State Supreme Court. Tue, 20 Mar 2012 14:08:12 +0000 Marshall Griffin 10870 at http://kbia.org House Democrats push new Missouri ethics bill Newscast for March 20, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-march-20-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA News room, including:</p><ul><li>Missouri Democrats push ethics bill</li><li>Missourians can now apply for state money to grow specialty crops</li><li>The fight over a bust of conservative talk show host in Missouri Capitol continues</li></ul> Tue, 20 Mar 2012 13:52:49 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 10869 at http://kbia.org Newscast for March 20, 2012 Romney in Kirkwood: Obama to blame for high gas prices http://kbia.org/post/romney-kirkwood-obama-blame-high-gas-prices <em>Updated at 5:04 p.m. with additional information from the event.</em><p>Former Massachusetts Governor and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney rallied for support at a park in the St. Louis suburb of Kirkwood Tuesday.<p>Republican caucuses are underway in Missouri, as the process to select a presidential nominee continues, but &nbsp;the party&#39;s front-runner ignored his Republican rivals. Tue, 13 Mar 2012 22:18:04 +0000 Joseph Leahy 10501 at http://kbia.org Romney in Kirkwood: Obama to blame for high gas prices Kinder Seeks Re-election http://kbia.org/post/kinder-seeks-re-election <p>Peter Kinder has decided&nbsp;not to seek the Republican nomination for Missouri governor, and will instead run for a third term as Lt. Governor.&nbsp; Fri, 18 Nov 2011 23:22:29 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 3890 at http://kbia.org Kinder Seeks Re-election Tilley Drops Out of 2012 Lt. Governor's Race http://kbia.org/post/tilley-drops-out-2012-lt-governors-race <p>Steven Tilley has dropped out of the race for Missouri Lt. Governor, catching his fellow Republicans by surprise. Fri, 11 Nov 2011 00:11:28 +0000 Marshall Griffin 3411 at http://kbia.org