Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Missouri Senate Capitol Briefing for the Month of October 2012

JEFFERSON CITY - Throughout the month of October, Missouri lawmakers focused on various state matters in their respective legislative committees. Among the important topics discussed at the Capitol and throughout the state were infrastructure upgrades, putting an end to child abuse, reviewing the state’s criminal laws, and crafting a comprehensive funding formula for Missouri public higher education institutions.

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Tuesday, October 30, 2012

The Senate Minute for Oct. 30, 2012: SJR 51

On Nov. 6, Missouri voters will see Constitutional Amendment Three, which comes as a result of Senate Joint Resolution 51, passed by the Missouri General Assembly in May. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Jack Goodman, R-Mount Vernon, and Sen. Joseph Keaveny, D-St. Louis, 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 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.

Thursday, October 25, 2012

This Week in the Missouri Senate for Oct. 25, 2012: SB 464

This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews Senate Bill 464, which became law earlier this year, and will appear on the November ballot as Proposition E. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Scott T. Rupp, R-Wentzville, and Sen. 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.

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

The Senate Minute for Oct. 23, 2012: SB 464

Missouri voters will make a decision on health insurance exchanges, thanks to the Missouri Senate. Senate Bill 464 became law earlier this year. The measure will appear on the November ballot as Proposition E. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Scott T. Rupp, R-Wentzville, and Sen. 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 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.

Thursday, October 18, 2012

This Week in the Missouri Senate for Oct. 18, 2012: Criminal Code

This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews work done by the Joint Interim Committee on the Missouri Criminal Code, which held its final hearing on Oct. 16, 2012. The panel will next issue its report to the full Missouri General Assembly. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Bob Dixon, R-Springfield, and Sen. 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.

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

The Senate Minute for Oct. 16, 2012: Criminal Code

Work of the Joint Interim Committee on the Missouri Criminal Code is nearing completion. The panel spent more than a month reviewing the state’s criminal laws and will next issue a report to the Missouri General Assembly. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Bob Dixon, R-Springfield, 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 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.

Thursday, October 11, 2012

This Week in the Missouri Senate for Oct. 11, 2012: Joint Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect

This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews the work of the Joint Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect, which was formed by Senate Bill 628, and met for the first time last month. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Bob Dixon, R-Springfield, and Sen. Joseph Keaveny, D-St. Louis, 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.

Tuesday, October 09, 2012

The Senate Minute for Oct. 9, 2012: Joint Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect

Among the panels meeting before the end of the year is the Joint Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect. The group comes as a result of Senate Bill 628, which passed the Legislature this year. We’ve included an actuality from Sen. Joseph Keaveny, D-St. Louis, 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 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.

Thursday, October 04, 2012

This Week in the Missouri Senate for Oct. 4, 2012: Transportation

This Week in the Missouri Senate reviews the first hearing conducted by the Joint Interim Committee on Transportation Needs, which met for the first time last month in Cape Girardeau. The panel plans to hold more hearings throughout the remainder of the year. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Bill Stouffer, R-Napton, and Sen. Joseph Keaveny, D-St. Louis, 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.

Tuesday, October 02, 2012

The Senate Minute for Oct. 2, 2012: Transportation

Members of the Joint Interim Committee on Transportation Needs are talking about the goal of finding a way for pay for infrastructure upgrades in Missouri. The solution, they say, needs to be determined within the next two years. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Bill Stouffer, R-Napton, and Sen. Joseph Keaveny, D-St. Louis, 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.