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  • By Monte Miller, Missourian Staff Writer
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Despite three requests, the Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) has not answered inquiries from The Missourian about the budget cuts to its directors office and the state health lab removal from its control.

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Despite distractions from the ongoing investigation and pending invasion of privacy trial of Gov. Eric Greitens, lawmakers are doing their part to pass legislation and get it to the governor’s desk before the end of May.

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The extra care taken in formulating very specific ballot language for Franklin County’s Proposition P may help agencies avoid the same fate as neighboring St. Louis County.

  • By Monte Miller, Missourian Staff Writer
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After two terms in the Missouri House of Representatives, Kirk Mathews says he is stepping away from public life and will return to the “real” working world.

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens remains defiant, even amid calls for impeachment or resignation, after a St. Louis grand jury indicted him for felony invasion of privacy, alleging the Republican took a compromising photo of a woman during an extramarital affair the year before h…

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Missouri lawmakers know they must find a remedy to the state’s crumbling transportation infrastructure, but Gov. Eric Greitens says raising the gas tax is not the solution.

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Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens says he has already answered questions about his recent affair, allegations about blackmail and the potential for law enforcement involvement.

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State Sen. Dave Schatz, R-Sullivan, has joined other state and federal lawmakers in calling for the resignation of State Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City.

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State Rep. Paul Curtman, R-Pacific, is pondering the decision to throw his hat in the political ring to try to unseat U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill in 2018.

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As the dust settles on the 2017 legislative regular session, State Rep. Justin Alferman, R-Hermann, feels positive about what was accomplished.

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A bill to fund renovations to the Scottrade Center is moving closer to passage, despite St. Louis city voters rejecting the use of public funds to build a new sporting venue in April.

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  • By Monte Miller, Missourian Staff Writer
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In their efforts to cut waste while at the same time generate new funding for transportation, Missouri House members voted to cut grants for field sobriety checkpoints from the state budget.

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In a somewhat surprise appearance, U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt attended the annual Lincoln Day banquet in Washington Friday night to thank Franklin County voters for putting him over the top in his recent re-election bid.