The Missouri House has given first-round approval to legislation that would require driver’s license exams be given only in English.
Legislation has been filed in both the Missouri House and Senate to address the state’s Second Injury Fund, which provides payments to workers with prior disabilities who are injured on the job. But the fund has been losing money for years.
The Missouri Senate has given first-round approval to legislation that would push back the filing period for the state’s August primaries by one month.
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Missouri Republican lawmakers and Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon appear headed for a debate over workplace discrimination laws and a requirement to show a photo ID at the polls.
A bullied high schooler testified in favor of proposed anti-bullying legislation in a House committee hearing Wednesday.