Friday, April 28, 2017

This Week in the Missouri Senate for April 28: 2018 Missouri Budget


Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews: 

·    Missouri senators’ role in preparing the state’s Fiscal Year 2018 operating budget (Audio: Missouri Senate Appropriations Committee Chair, Sen. Dan Brown, R-Rolla, committee member, Sen. Jason Holsman, D-Kansas City, Sen. Gary Romine, R-Farmington, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur); and

·    House Bill 302, legislation that would create the "Blue Alert System" for notifying the public when law enforcement officers are seriously injured or killed (Audio: Sen. Bob Dixon, R-Springfield, and Missouri Senate Minority Floor Leader Gina Walsh, D-Bellefontaine Neighbors).
 
This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Thursday, April 27, 2017

The Missouri Senate Minute for April 27: Budget

Jefferson City — Missouri senators say yes to their version of the state operating budget for Fiscal Year 2018. From here, the proposed financial plan will go to a conference committee of Missouri Senate and House members. We’ve included actualities from Missouri Senate Appropriations Committee Chair, Sen. Dan Brown, R-Rolla, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

The Missouri Senate Minute for April 26: Budget

Jefferson City — Missouri senators add funding to education. An amendment to House Bill 2, which funds elementary and secondary education, would still need to go a Missouri Senate-House conference committee. Missouri senators began working on the Fiscal Year 2018 state operating budget yesterday (April 25). We’ve included actualities from Sen. Gary Romine, R-Farmington, and Missouri Senate Appropriations Committee member, Sen. Jason Holsman, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

The Missouri Senate Minute for April 25: HB 302

Jefferson CityHouse Bill 302 would create the "Blue Alert System" for notifying the public when law enforcement officers are seriously injured or killed. Missouri senators discussed the measure yesterday afternoon (April 24) and laid over the bill for future talks. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Bob Dixon, R-Springfield, and Missouri Senate Minority Floor Leader Gina Walsh, D-Bellefontaine Neighbors, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Monday, April 24, 2017

The Missouri Senate Minute for April 24: Budget Preview

Jefferson City — Missouri senators could discuss the Fiscal Year 2018 state operating budget this week. The budget has to be approved by the full Missouri General Assembly by 6 p.m. on Friday, May 5. We’ve included actualities from Missouri Senate Appropriations Committee member, Sen. Mike Cunningham, R-Rogersville, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

This Date in Missouri Senate History: April 24, 1931

Jefferson CityThis Date in Missouri Senate History reviews April 24, 1931, the day a Missouri Senate bill was signed into law that created the Missouri State Highway Patrol. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Saturday, April 22, 2017

This Date in Missouri Senate History: April 22, 1927

Jefferson CityThis Date in Missouri Senate History reviews April 22, 1927, the day the Intermediate Reformatory for Young Men At Algoa was formed. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.