Thursday, October 23, 2014

This Week in the Missouri Senate for Oct. 23, 2014: Legislative Priorities

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews some of the priorities for lawmakers, as they prepare to start a new legislative session in 2015. A few of these issues may be holdovers from this past session. We’ve included actualities from Senate President Pro Tem Tom Dempsey, R-St. Charles, and Senate Minority Floor Leader Jolie Justus, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

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You can download the following radio report in .mp3 format by visiting the This Week in the Missouri Senate website. The report also is available as a podcast. Right click on the “subscribe” button and choose “copy shortcut,” then paste that link into your podcast player’s website
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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

The Senate Minute for Oct. 21, 2014: Legislative Priorities

Jefferson City — Nearly a dozen different proposals comprise the measure that ultimately won legislative approval to make changes to Missouri’s laws relating to school transfers. This may be taken up again in 2015. We’ve included actualities from Senate President Pro Tem Tom Dempsey, R-St. Charles, and Senate Minority Floor Leader Jolie Justus, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Click here to listen to the report.

You can download the following radio report in .mp3 format by clicking the following link:
Senate Minute. The report also is available as a podcast. Right click on the “subscribe” button and choose “copy shortcut,” then paste that link into your podcast player’s website
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Thursday, October 16, 2014

This Week in the Missouri Senate for Oct. 16, 2014: Education Funding

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews the spending priority for most Missouri senators: education. We’ve included actualities from Sen. David Pearce, R-Warrensburg — who chairs the Senate Education Committee — and Sen. Scott Sifton, D-Affton — who serves on the Senate Appropriations Committee — in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Click here to listen to the report.

You can download the following radio report in .mp3 format by visiting the This Week in the Missouri Senate website. The report also is available as a podcast. Right click on the “subscribe” button and choose “copy shortcut,” then paste that link into your podcast player’s website
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Wednesday, October 15, 2014

The Senate Minute for Oct. 15, 2014: Education Funding

Jefferson City — Among the perennial top priorities for Missouri senators is education, and 2014 is no different. Fiscal Year 2015 — which started on July 1, 2014 — saw an increase in funding for Missouri students. We’ve included actualities from Sen. David Pearce, R-Warrensburg — who chairs the Senate Education Committee — and Sen. Scott Sifton, D-Affton — who serves on the Senate Appropriations Committee — in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Click here to listen to the report.

You can download the following radio report in .mp3 format by clicking the following link:
Senate Minute. The report also is available as a podcast. Right click on the “subscribe” button and choose “copy shortcut,” then paste that link into your podcast player’s website
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Wednesday, October 08, 2014

This Week in the Missouri Senate for Oct. 8, 2014: Retiring Senators

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate reviews two Missouri senators’ time in the upper chamber, as they prepare to leave. They are among six, total, who will not be back next year. The next legislative session will start in January. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Brad Lager, R-Savannah, and Senate Minority Floor Leader Jolie Justus, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Click here to listen to the report.

You can download the following radio report in .mp3 format by visiting the This Week in the Missouri Senate website. The report also is available as a podcast. Right click on the “subscribe” button and choose “copy shortcut,” then paste that link into your podcast player’s website.

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

The Senate Minute for Oct. 7, 2014: Retiring Senators

Jefferson City — After nearly a decade of service, two Missouri senators prepare to leave the upper chamber. They are among six, total, who will not be back next year. The next legislative session will start in January. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Brad Lager, R-Savannah, and Senate Minority Floor Leader Jolie Justus, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Click here to listen to the report.

You can download the following radio report in .mp3 format by clicking the following link:
Senate Minute. The report also is available as a podcast. Right click on the “subscribe” button and choose “copy shortcut,” then paste that link into your podcast player’s website
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Thursday, October 02, 2014

This Week in the Missouri Senate for Oct. 2, 2014: Early Session Preview

Jefferson CityThis Week in the Missouri Senate previews the First Regular Session of the 98th General Assembly, which will start on Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015. Most of the legislation that would be taken up during the session has yet to be filed, and those bills won’t receive their numbers until Dec. 1. There will be six new Missouri senators starting next year. We’ve included actualities from Senate President Pro Tem Tom Dempsey, R-St. Charles, and Sen. Paul LeVota, D-Independence, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

Click here to listen to the report.

You can download the following radio report in .mp3 format by visiting the This Week in the Missouri Senate website. The report also is available as a podcast. Right click on the “subscribe” button and choose “copy shortcut,” then paste that link into your podcast player’s website.