Steven Tilley http://kbia.org en Missouri House picks Jones as new speaker http://kbia.org/post/missouri-house-picks-jones-new-speaker <p>Missouri House members have chosen Republican Tim Jones of St. Louis County as their speaker for the next few months. Wed, 12 Sep 2012 22:27:36 +0000 Associated Press 21070 at http://kbia.org Missouri House picks Jones as new speaker Newscast for August 13, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-august-13-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Tilley steps down as Mo. House Speaker</li><li>FastCAT route launches, app doesn&#39;t yet</li><li>Mo. among states with very high obesity rates</li><li>Mo., Kan. universities seek out-of-state students</li></ul> Mon, 13 Aug 2012 22:59:39 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 19344 at http://kbia.org Tilley steps down as Mo. House Speaker http://kbia.org/post/tilley-steps-down-mo-house-speaker <em><strong>Updated 6:07 p.m. </strong>with comments from House Maj. Mon, 13 Aug 2012 17:21:16 +0000 Marshall Griffin 19306 at http://kbia.org Tilley steps down as Mo. House Speaker Newscast for May 11, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-may-11-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Deaf Association wins lawsuit against state of Missouri for failing ADA standards</li><li>Statewide meetings discussing future of Missouri&#39;s transit start next Monday</li><li>Columbia Public School students will pay more for lunch in 2012</li><li>Insurer&#39;s lawsuit against state of Missouri&#39;s new Medicaid program dismissed Fri, 11 May 2012 22:58:27 +0000 Brian Pepoon 14010 at http://kbia.org Transit committee will hold statewide meetings on trains http://kbia.org/post/transit-committee-will-hold-statewide-meetings-trains <p>A series of statewide meetings designed to take the pulse of transit needs in Missouri kicks off in the St. Louis suburb of Chesterfield next Monday.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 11 May 2012 22:17:24 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 14005 at http://kbia.org Transit committee will hold statewide meetings on trains $2 million ties up $24 billion budget http://kbia.org/post/2-million-ties-24-billion-budget <p>&nbsp;</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">A disagreement over $2 million for a university is contributing to a stalemate on Missouri&#39;s $24 billion budget plan.</p> Tue, 08 May 2012 22:09:34 +0000 Associated Press 13791 at http://kbia.org $2 million ties up $24 billion budget Talking Politics for March 13, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/talking-politics-march-13-2012 <p>A bust of controversial conservative talk-radio host Rush Limbaugh--who is from Cape Girardeau--might be placed in the Hall of Famous Missourians in the state capitol building.&nbsp; This week we talk with Missouri House Speaker Steven Tilley, the man leading the charge to put the bust in the Hall.</p> Tue, 20 Mar 2012 18:45:38 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 10893 at http://kbia.org Talking Politics for March 13, 2012 State lawmakers take spring break http://kbia.org/post/state-lawmakers-take-spring-break <p>Missouri lawmakers have left Jefferson City for their annual spring break. &nbsp;House leaders touted their first-half accomplishments while downplaying controversy over Speaker Steven Tilley&rsquo;s decision to induct Rush Limbaugh into the Hall of Famous Missourians.</p><p> Fri, 09 Mar 2012 22:49:46 +0000 Marshall Griffin 10292 at http://kbia.org State lawmakers take spring break US Senate candidate Steelman chooses Tilley as campaign chairman http://kbia.org/post/us-senate-candidate-steelman-chooses-tilley-campaign-chairman <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Republican U.S. Senate candidate Sarah Steelman has recruited the speaker of the Missouri House to serve as her campaign chairman.</span></p><p> Wed, 29 Feb 2012 22:21:01 +0000 Associated Press 9734 at http://kbia.org US Senate candidate Steelman chooses Tilley as campaign chairman Public schools focus on first-day talk in state legislature http://kbia.org/post/public-schools-focus-first-day-talk-state-legislature <p>The 2012 Missouri legislative session is underway &ndash; and as St. Louis Public Radio&rsquo;s Marshall Griffin tells us, much of the first-day talk revolved around the challenges facing the state&rsquo;s public schools. Thu, 05 Jan 2012 15:15:54 +0000 Marshall Griffin 6492 at http://kbia.org Public schools focus on first-day talk in state legislature Newscast for November 10, 2011 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-november-10-2011 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Missouri House Speaker Steven Tilley announces his decision to drop out of the 2012 lieutenant governor&#39;s race.</li><li>MODOT says it will support legislation to turn I-70 into a toll road.</li><li>The Jefferson City Council places a sales tax increase measure on the February 2012 ballot.</li><li>The Missouri Supreme Court decides whether it should overturn a controversial ethics bill.</li></ul> Fri, 11 Nov 2011 00:33:51 +0000 Ryan Schmidt 3414 at http://kbia.org