Monday, February 08, 2016

This Date in Missouri Senate History for Feb. 9: Feb. 9, 1839

Jefferson CityThis Date in Missouri Senate History reviews Feb. 9, 1839, the day Missouri started its own public school system. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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The Senate Minute for Feb. 8: HCR 58 and SJR 19

Jefferson City — Missouri senators approve two measures that relate to agriculture. House Concurrent Resolution 58 seeks to disapprove the State Tax Commission's proposed regulation to establish agricultural land values, and Senate Joint Resolution 19 would modify membership and terms on the Missouri Conservation Commission. 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.

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Friday, February 05, 2016

This Date in Missouri Senate History for Feb. 8: Feb. 8, 2007

Jefferson CityThis Date in Missouri Senate History reviews Feb. 8, 2007, the day former Missouri senator and Lt. Gov. Harriet Woods passed away. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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This Week in the Missouri Senate for the Wek of Feb. 1: Committee Hearings

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews: 

·    Senate Concurrent Resolution 58, which urges the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency to build a new facility in the city of St. Louis (Audio: Senate Minority Floor Leader Joseph Keaveny, D-St. Louis, and Senate President Pro Tem Ron Richard, R-Joplin);

·    Senate Bill 661 and Senate Bill 726, which seek to change a provision specifying when law enforcement officers are justified in using deadly force (Audio: Sen. Bob Dixon, R-Springfield, and Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis); and

·    Senate Bill 851, a measure that would allow qualified motorcycle riders to operate motorcycles without protective headgear, under certain conditions (Audio: Sen. Dan Brown, R-Rolla, and Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City). 

This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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Thursday, February 04, 2016

This Date in Missouri Senate History for Feb. 5: Feb. 5, 1911

Jefferson CityThis Date in Missouri Senate History reviews Feb. 5, 1911, the date marking the destruction of Missouri’s State Capitol. This feature report is narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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The Senate Minute for Feb. 4: SB 851

Jefferson City — A Missouri Senate committee hears testimony on Senate Bill 851, a measure that would allow qualified motorcycle operators to operate motorcycles and motor tricycles without protective headgear under certain conditions. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Dan Brown, R-Rolla, and Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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Wednesday, February 03, 2016

The Senate Minute for Feb. 3: SBs 661 and 726

Jefferson City — The Missouri Senate Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence Committee hears legislation that relates to use of deadly force. Senate Bill 661 and Senate Bill 726 both seek to modify the statute specifying when police officers are justified in using deadly force. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Bob Dixon, R-Springfield, and Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

To download the script (.docx) and/or the audio file (.mp3), please click here.