Higher education funding and the state budget were the dominant topics in the most recent state senate debate between incumbent Republican Senator Kurt Schaefer and his Democratic challenger, Representative Mary Still.
A bipartisan redistricting commission reached an agreement over Missouri's 34 state Senate districts.
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A Missouri state senator says religious groups should not be barred from receiving state funds to operate their schools.
The state Senate is moving quickly to try to postpone Missouri's candidacy filing period because of uncertainties over the state's new legislative districts.
The Missouri Supreme Court is declining to weigh in on the constitutionality of new state House districts — at least for now.
Legislation that would change Missouri’s workplace discrimination standards is getting attention this week by both State House and Senate members.