Jefferson City — Missouri senators vote to turn down a proposed pay raise for them and statewide elected officials. House Concurrent Resolution 4 opposes recommendations made by the Missouri Citizens Commission on Compensation for Elected Officials. Missouri senators vote 25-two to reject the recommended pay hikes. We’ve included actualities from resolution handler, Senate Majority Floor Leader Mike Kehoe, R-Jefferson City, and Sen. Shalonn “Kiki” Curls, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.
Jefferson City — The full Missouri Senate could begin discussing the Fiscal Year 2018 state operating budget this week. The Missouri Senate Appropriations Committee spent most of last week going through the 13 bills that comprise the state’s spending plan for the upcoming fiscal year. We’ve included actualities from committee chair, Sen. Dan Brown, R-Rolla, and committee member, Sen. Shalonn “Kiki” Curls, D-Kansas City, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.