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Entries Tagged as 'MO Legislature'

Video: Rep. Bill Lant Cuts Off Rod Chapel (NAACP) During Discrimination Hearing

February 15th, 2017 · No Comments

And this occurs during Black History Month of ALL months! A rural Republican legislator cuts the microphone of the state NAACP leader while he’s describing the bill he’s testifying on as “Jim Crow.” H/T: Progress Missouri

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Rep. Dogan’s African-Style Hair Braiding Legislation Advances

February 15th, 2017 · 1 Comment

Rep. Dogan’s bill has good intentions but to us is unfair to the cosmetologists whose business the hair braiders are taking. Licensed cosmetologists must go thru the expense of hours and hours of training and education while their direct competition does not. StlToday: On a day when racial turmoil was simmering in the Capitol, members […]

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Video: Chris Arps Joins Marc Cox to Talk About Inauguration/Ball

January 11th, 2017 · No Comments

Related: Inaugural Extravagance

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State Rep. Starts Website to “Modernize Missouri.”

January 5th, 2017 · No Comments

Rep. Scott Fitzpatrick, R-Shell Knob has announced an initiative to cultivate “new and exciting ideas that will cut out the inefficiencies of state bureaucracy and bring 21st century innovations to Missouri’s government.”  Modernize Missouri will serve as a forum for Missouri’s citizens to communicate their ideas on how to make state government work better. “The […]

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“Booty Call” Gone Bad; No Charges Filed Against State Rep. Candidate

October 26th, 2016 · No Comments

One question? What married woman goes over to a single man’s apartment – on a Friday night – to drink wine and discuss how she and her future colleague can “work together” in the upcoming legislative session which is five moths away? STL Today: No charges will be filed after a candidate for the Missouri […]

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Video: Frozen Embryo Controversy Comes Down To Judge’s Ruling

August 5th, 2015 · No Comments

I am a St. Louis resident and one of the parties to the first Frozen Embryo case in Missouri to go to the Appellate Court.  My Notice of Appeal was filed on June 25.  This case will make law in regards to how frozen embryos are disposed of in divorce.  My case was  on the […]

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