jamilah nasheed http://kbia.org en Proposed minimum wage hike advances in Missouri http://kbia.org/post/proposed-minimum-wage-hike-advances-missouri <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">A state Senate committee has advanced legislation that could raise Missouri's minimum wage to $10 an hour.</p><p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 13:31:33 +0000 Associated Press 49477 at http://kbia.org Proposed minimum wage hike advances in Missouri Missouri Senate Strips Gun Theft Reporting Amendment From Nullification Bill http://kbia.org/post/mo-senate-strips-gun-theft-reporting-amendment-nullification-bill The Missouri Senate has stripped an amendment from the gun-control nullification bill that would have required an individual to report a stolen gun within 72 hours.<p>The move comes five days after the National Rifle Association's Institute for Legislative Action <a href="http://www.nraila.org/legislation/state-legislation/2014/2/missouri-de-facto-gun-owner-registry-legislation-moving-in-missouri-senate-call-your-senators-now.aspx">announced its opposition</a> to <a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/14info/BTS_Web/Bill.aspx?SessionType=R&BillID=27723646">Senate Bill 613</a> because of the amendme Tue, 18 Feb 2014 14:49:09 +0000 Marshall Griffin 48323 at http://kbia.org Missouri Senate Strips Gun Theft Reporting Amendment From Nullification Bill Nieves, Nasheed Say NRA Misrepresents Language In Nullification Bill http://kbia.org/post/nieves-nasheed-say-nra-misrepresents-language-nullification-bill The National Rifle Association is taking some heat from two Missouri state senators over legislation to nullify federal gun control laws within the state.<p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.nraila.org/legislation/state-legislation/2014/2/missouri-de-facto-gun-owner-registry-legislation-moving-in-missouri-senate-call-your-senators-now.aspx">The NRA is publicly opposing</a> <a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/14info/bts_web/Bill.aspx?SessionType=R&BillID=27723646">Senate Bill 613</a>, the Second Amendment Preservation Act, because of new language to require a 72-hour period for Fri, 14 Feb 2014 14:55:58 +0000 Marshall Griffin 48168 at http://kbia.org Nieves, Nasheed Say NRA Misrepresents Language In Nullification Bill Legislators question state's purchase of $5.6M airplane http://kbia.org/post/legislators-question-states-purchase-56m-airplane <p>Some Republicans in the State Senate are expressing outrage that the Missouri Highway Patrol spent more than $5.5 million on a new airplane that could be used by Democratic Governor Jay Nixon and other elected state officials.&nbsp; Wed, 23 Jan 2013 22:48:22 +0000 Marshall Griffin 27734 at http://kbia.org Legislators question state's purchase of $5.6M airplane GM fish and meat would be labeled, under proposed Senate bill http://kbia.org/post/gm-fish-and-meat-would-be-labeled-under-proposed-senate-bill <p></p><p>All genetically modified meat and fish raised and sold in Missouri would have to be labeled as such, under legislation filed in the State Senate.&nbsp; It’s sponsored by Democrat Jamilah Nasheed of St. Louis.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 22 Jan 2013 14:14:05 +0000 Marshall Griffin 27614 at http://kbia.org GM fish and meat would be labeled, under proposed Senate bill Mo. Supreme Court: Nasheed, Taylor to stay on Democratic primary ballots http://kbia.org/post/mo-supreme-court-nasheed-taylor-stay-democratic-primary-ballots <em><strong>Updated&nbsp;4:34 p.m.</strong><em>&nbsp;with&nbsp;comments from&nbsp;Rep. Sylvester Taylor.<span style="display: none">&nbsp;</span></em></em><p>Usually, the residency requirement for political candidates is just another box to check, but two cases involving St. Tue, 19 Jun 2012 22:21:58 +0000 Kelsey Proud, Marshall Griffin, Rachel Lippmann & Associated Press & Rachel Lippmann 16173 at http://kbia.org Mo. Supreme Court: Nasheed, Taylor to stay on Democratic primary ballots Mo. House panel endorses spending limit proposal http://kbia.org/post/mo-house-panel-endorses-spending-limit-proposal <p>A Missouri House committee has passed a proposed constitutional amendment that would place caps on all state spending.&nbsp; Wed, 11 Jan 2012 23:11:50 +0000 Marshall Griffin & Associated Press 6880 at http://kbia.org Mo. House panel endorses spending limit proposal