Friday, January 23, 2015

The Missouri Senate's Capitol Briefing for the Week of Jan. 19, 2015

JEFFERSON CITY—The Missouri Senate spent most of its legislative work week in committees, where members of the upper chamber held public hearings on a number of bills. Many of the measures considered this week were pegged as legislative priorities by President Pro Tem Tom Dempsey, R-St. Charles, during his opening day address, including legislation aimed at bolstering Missouri's agricultural industry and reforming Missouri's municipal court system.