state employees http://kbia.org en State employees now have on-site access to health care http://kbia.org/post/state-employees-now-have-site-access-health-care <p>Gov. Jay Nixon officially dedicated the <em>Strive for Wellness</em> Health Center at the Truman State Office Building today.</p><p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 21:27:21 +0000 Arial Ruffin 49353 at http://kbia.org State employees now have on-site access to health care Mo. bill lets state workers carry guns in car http://kbia.org/post/mo-bill-lets-state-workers-carry-guns-car <p>State employees could keep firearms in their vehicles on state property under a bill heard by a Missouri Senate committee.</p><p>The measure considered Tuesday by the Senate General Laws Committee would allow those employees to have a firearm in their car if it is locked and the gun is not visible.</p><p>The legislation would also increase penalties for convicted felons who use an illegal firearm while committing another crime. But the committee's chairman, Republican Sen. Brian Nieves, said he wants to take that provision out of the bill.</p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 14:14:14 +0000 Associated Press 32562 at http://kbia.org Mo. bill lets state workers carry guns in car