Originally published on Thu June 6, 2013 3:06 pm
It was a strong night for the 32-year old Smith, as the 32-year old Missouri House speaker pro tem cruised past Democratic rival Steve Hodges 67% to 27%.
The outcome was hardly unexpected.
This week on the CoMo Explained podcast we talk about why government transparency matters.
Missouri House Speaker Tim Jones has created an interim committee to study the state's election process.
Gov. Jay Nixon appointed Cape Girardeau attorney J. Michael Ponder to the University of Missouri Board of Curators for the second time on Monday.
Originally published on Tue June 4, 2013 10:57 pm
April was a good month for legislators hoping to receive freebies from lobbyists, showing a sharp uptick from the previous month in gifts, according to the most recent lobbyist disclosures.