Monday, March 27, 2017

The Missouri Senate Minute for March 27: SB 428

Jefferson City — The second half of the 2017 legislative starts today. In the remaining seven weeks of session, education measures may see more of a role, including Senate Bill 428. This measure would authorize charter schools to be operated in any school district in the state. We’ve included actualities from bill sponsor, Sen. Bill Eigel, R-Weldon Spring, and Sen. Jason Holsman, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Friday, March 24, 2017

This Week in the Missouri Senate for March 24: Mid-Session

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews the first half of the 2017 legislative session, and what could happen in the seven remaining weeks of the First Regular Session of the 99th General Assembly. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Ed Emery, R-Lamar; Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur; Sen. Mike Cunningham, R-Rogersville; and Sen. Dan Hegeman, R-Cosby, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

The Missouri Senate Minute for March 23: Mid-Session

Jefferson City — Many Missouri senators have legislation that has yet to be heard on the Missouri Senate floor. Legislative mid-session recess will conclude on March 27, at which point there will be seven weeks remaining in the First Regular Session of the 99th General Assembly. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Dan Hegeman, R-Cosby, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The Missouri Senate Minute for March 22: Mid-Session

Jefferson City — Missouri senators look ahead to the second half of the 2017 legislative session. Many unresolved issues remain, with only seven weeks left before May 12. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Denny Hoskins, R-Warrensburg, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

This Date in Missouri Senate History: March 22, 1913

Jefferson CityThis Date in Missouri Senate History reviews March 22, 1913, the day Missouri’s official state flag was adopted. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

The Missouri Senate Minute for March 21: Mid-Session

Jefferson City — Many of the bills that have seen time on the Missouri Senate floor this session relate to labor reform. Among these is House Bill 251, which would create new provisions relating to public labor organizations. Missouri senators continue to be on mid-session recess, and will return to the Capitol  on March 27. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Ed Emery, R-Lamar, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Monday, March 20, 2017

The Missouri Senate Minute for March 20: Mid-Session

Jefferson City — Missouri senators reach the recognized halfway mark of the First Regular Session of the 99th General Assembly. With 11 weeks now concluded, lawmakers have sent one Senate measure and two House bills to the executive branch. Session will continue on March 27. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Mike Cunningham, R-Rogersville, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.