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Oklahoma legislators who want to increase funding for schools, public safety and other state programs will find themselves sh...
Former University of Missouri System President Tim Wolfe is criticizing most officials involved in turmoil at the university&...
A Joplin home was heavily damaged by fire early Tuesday (1/26). Joplin firefighters were called to 322 North Maple just befor...
Oklahoma lawmakers have more than 3,400 measures to consider when the 2016 session begins on February 1. And that doesn't...
Governor Jay Nixon wants Missouri's universities to freeze undergraduate tuition next year while also proposing more stat...
The Kansas Court of Appeals ruled in a split decision that the state's constitution protects a woman's right to an ab...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon isall talk and no action. That from Missouri House Speaker Todd Richardson in the Republican resp...
He says if he were a little older, he might run for President again. Former Kansas Senator Bob Dole visited Pittsburg, Fort S...
Southeast Kansans were able to sit down and speak openly about issues and concerns with their government. Kansas 2nd District...
A Republican legislator in Kansas has outlined a proposal to cut the number of local public school districts in the state by ...
Two proposals aimed at adding requirements for voting are moving forward in the Missouri House.Lawmakers in a voice vote Wedn...
Oklahoma House Speaker Jeff Hickman says he sees no way to avoid further cuts to public education next year given a $900 ...
MissouriAttorney General Chris Koster maintains a fundraising lead for Missouri governor, though some Republicans are cutting...
The first bill the Missouri House has passed this year would increase reporting of elected officials' and others' per...
Missouri lawmakers would need to wait a year to lobby under a bill that has initial House approval. House members gave first ...
More than two dozen business and local government groups are backing a proposed increase to Missouri's fuel taxes. During...
Every upcoming election is considered the most important election of our lifetime. Bev Randles, who is running for Missouri L...
A Carthage church has found itself at odds with the National Guard. The Bible Baptist Church in Carthage had special guests d...
The National Park Service says two Civil War battlefields near Newtonia will not become part of the national park system. The...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback's chief of staff is stepping down next week to take a job with an auto industry group in Wa...
Governor Jay Nixon says state law needs to change so that Missouri drivers' licenses can come in line with federal requir...
Kansas lawmakers plan to have meetings Sunday (1/10) before their annual session opens, and a gathering for Senate Republican...
A Republican-led Missouri legislative panel says the Senate should launch contempt proceedings against a St. Louis-region Pla...
The Missouri House is a step closer to debating a bill forbidding employers from requiring workers to pay dues to a union.The...
Everyone in Washington is weighing in on President Obama's decision to take executive action on illegal immigrants. The P...
A group of local veterans is planning a demonstration this weekend to protest the blocking of veterans from accessing the Wor...
Republican Presidential Candidate Marco Rubio made a campaign stop in Joplin Friday. Hundreds gathered at the Millennium Tenn...
The leader of the Missouri Senate says he is prepared to take action to enforce subpoenas the chamber issued to Planned Paren...
Florida Senator Marco Rubio will bring his Presidential campaign to Joplin Friday afternoon (12/18). Rubio will appear at the...
A Missouri lawmaker has withdrawn a bill that sought to strip scholarships from college athletes who go on strike or refuse t...
A Crowder College student accused of making terroristic threats on campus last week has waived a preliminary hearing. 17-year...
Kansas officials have sent President Barack Obama a letter protesting the possible move of detainees from Guantanamo Bay, Cub...
Republicans and Democrats in the Missouri Senate have elected leaders for the 2015 session.Majority Republicans on Thursday n...
A federal grand jury has indicted two people from Joplin for stealing mail. Larissa Brady and her boyfriend, Sheldon Michael ...
Two Missouri lawmakers want to allow concealed carry of firearms on college campuses.State senators this past week filed legi...
Missouri Senate President Pro Tem Ron Richard is questioning how Attorney General Chris Koster is handling the legal battle b...
Kansas is reporting that it collected $8 million more in taxes than anticipated in November, with both income and sales t...
Missouri lawmakers are seeking information on how $4.3 million in federal funding will be used to help refugees resettle ...
Oklahoma U.S. Senator James Lankford is highlighting billions of dollars of what he describes as wasteful federal spending in...
Missouri House members have given first-round approval to another bill taking aim at synthetic drugs. This bill would add sev...
The Kansas Black Leadership Council is asking the state to allow people to register to vote on Election Day.The Wichita Eagle...
President Obama has been critical of US efforts to ban Syrian refugees as "a potential recruitment tool." Missouri ...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon was pleased with the outcome of the override vote on House Bill 253. He released a statement appl...
Kari Wright has beennamed Deputy State Auditor by Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway. She'll take over for John Luetk...
Missouri Lt. Governor, Peter Kinder, wrote a letter to Governor Jay Nixon, asking him to refuse the acceptance of Syrian refu...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has not joined other governors in asking the Federal Government to not send Syrian refugees to th...
The Missouri Statehouse office of Republican state Senator Kurt Schaefer is closed until further notice because of a death th...
Dozens of Missouri lawmakers have joined calls for Governor Jay Nixon to block Syrian refugees from settling in the state.Six...
The former property manager at a Joplin apartment complex is accused of embezzling. Joplin Police arrested 42-year-old Shelly...
Shortly before last Friday's (11/13) attacks in Paris that killed 129 people, President Obama said ISIS had been containe...
The University of Missouri's Board of Curators has appointed a recently retired black senior administrator from its flags...
The president of the University of Missouri System says he is resigning amid student criticism of his handling of racial issu...
The firstDemocratic Challenger for Missouri's 7th Congressional District has been announced. Genevieve Williams of Neosho...
Four of Missouri's Republican candidates for Governor squared off in a debate Saturday night (11/7) in Neosho. Lt. Govern...
Complaints about racism on the University of Missouri campus. Student groups say President Tim Wolfe should resign because of...
Tensions between some GOP lawmakers and Missouri's Democratic governor over spending limits have continued despite new le...
Political leaders and energy officials in Oklahoma are roundly criticizing President Barack Obama's decision to reject a ...
Missouri Republican gubernatorial candidate Catherine Hanaway is in some hot waterWednesday after neglecting to remove a larg...
A Republican candidatefor Missouri governor wants to ban abortions that aren't medically necessary at or beyond 20 weeks ...
Mark your calendars! Former President Bill Clinton will be speaking at Pittsburg State University in just a few weeks on Mond...
Webb City Mayor John Biggs has stepped down. He turned in his resignation Monday (11/2), saying his daughter in Texas has a c...
Missouri 7th District U.S. Congressman, Billy Long, was in Joplin Friday. He touredthe UPS Customer Center to see the new tec...
Republican Presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson was in Joplin Thursday afternoon (10/22) signing copies of his new book &quo...
A candidate for Missouri lieutenant governor says he's launching a campaign to legalize medical marijuana in the state.Th...
An investigation of the St. Louis Planned Parenthood has found no evidence that the organization sold any fetal tissue. Howev...
One of the three people Kansas' secretary of state has accused of voter fraud says he lives part time in two states and t...
An Oklahoma judge has temporarily blocked a new anti-abortion law that would ban a second-trimester abortion procedure, but d...
The worst Congress ever. That's what a majority of Americans said in a recent CNN poll, with two-thirds of the public say...
A Georgia man has pleaded guilty in Missouri to receiving more than $2.3 million in tax refunds from several states by us...
If you've ever rented or leased a home, you know what the Joplin School District is going through. Since the May 2011 tor...
Republican candidates for political office were in Carthage Tuesday (9/29) for the Jasper County Republicans' annual picn...
Missouri Congressman Billy Long wasn't the least bit surprised by House Speaker John Boehner's resignation announceme...
Authorities are searching for a suspect in a fatal shooting in rural Lawrence County. Deputies found 35-year-old Nathaniel S....
Former Navy SEAL, Eric Greitens was in Joplin Monday, announcing his Republican candidacy for Governor of Missouri. Greitensf...
Oklahoma Democratic Party leaders say they're still undecided over whether to mount a legal challenge over Republican Con...
Governor Jay Nixon announced Monday that he would recommend increasing higher eduction funding in the state by $55.7 mill...
Missouri legislators have voted to ban cities and counties from raising the local minimum wage.The Republican-led House and S...
Missouri lenders now can charge higher fees to consumers on loans that last more than a month.The Republican-led House voted ...
Wait til next year. The Missouri House didn't get enough votes to over-ride Governor Jay Nixon's veto of a right to w...
Lawmakers have rejected an effort to make Missouri the 26th right-to-work state.The Republican-led House voted 96 to 63 for t...
The dispute between the Joplin City Council and Councilman Mike Woolston has been settled. On Monday (9/14), Woolston agreed ...
They haven't forgotten or forgiven. Some Missouri Senate Democrats are thinking about holding up debate this week in the ...
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson says America needs to ``de-emphasize race'' as a national issue. Carson ...
Mums the word when it comes to Missouri's legislators talking about how they'll vote on a Right to Work bill in next ...
About 200 people attended a town hall meeting about the possible transfer of Guantanamo Bay detainees to Fort Leavenworth.Kan...
Former Missouri congressman Ike Skelton is being remembered as a trusted military expert and an approachable politician by hu...
The Jasper County Republican Party recently held a straw poll of Presidential candidates. Jimmy Morris, chairman of the Jaspe...
A man who once ran for Congress in Missouri's 7th District has agreed to a plea deal in a Utah court case.The Deseret New...
Two promotions in one week. That's something Kathleen Flannery can boast about. She's now the interim president and C...
Missouri Congressman Billy Long is showing some concern about the way the federal government is handling the Ebola situation ...
Missouri Congressman Billy Long answered questions at a town hall meeting Thursday night (8/27) in Joplin. He spoke on the Ir...
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach is trading barbs over social media with Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clint...
The governors of Kansas and South Carolina are threatening to sue the Obama administration if detainees from Guantanamo Bay, ...
Enough Missouri senators appear to support an unemployment bill to vote to overturn Governor Jay Nixon's veto. Sponsoring...
Missouri Republican Congressman Jason Smith says he thinks the federal Environmental Protection Agency should be eliminated.S...
Top Republican legislators are asking Kansas school districts seeking extra state aid to provide information about how they&#...
38 Kansas school districts are seeking a total of $14.8 million in additional aid from the state to address local budget ...
The Missouri House is working on new intern rules aimed at preventing sexual harassment after recent scandals led two legisla...
St. Louis businessman John Brunner is taking another shot at elected office. In 2012, he ran for US Senate, but lost the Repu...
Several Republican candidates for 2016 state offices were in Neosho Tuesday night (8/11) for the annual Newton County Republi...
President Obama continues to push hard for Congress to approve the Iran nuclear deal..and accuses some members of being on th...
When you think of government, the term "customer service" may not be the first thing you think of. Missouri Secreta...
Oklahoma Congressman Markwayne Mullin says he plans to take part in a foreign policy trip to Israel. Mullin announced in a ne...
Republican Presidential candidates squared off in a debate Thursday night (8/6). The Jasper County Republican Committee, Sout...
Oklahoma U.S. Senator James Lankford has introduced legislation that's intended to help reduce illegal drug use on tribal...
Tonight is the big night for the GOP presidential primary debate on Fox News. Senator Roy Blunt told the KZRG Morning News Wa...
Records released by the state show Kansas faced pointed questions from U.S. officials about its now-abandoned plan for a $...
Thursday night the top ten republican presidential hopefuls will take the stage in the first of a series of debates on Fox Ne...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon's decision to veto an income tax cut passed by the House and Senate did not come as a surpris...
Kansas has eliminated a $25-per-day limit on ATM withdrawals with cash assistance cards.The state Department for Children...
Joplin State Senator Ron Richard wants to be the next Missouri Senate PresidentPro Tem. The position became open last Friday ...
A Missouri state senator has left his credit union job following allegations that he made unwanted sexual advances toward Cap...
Kansas collected about $3.7 million less in taxes than it expected in July, largely because of lower-than-anticipated rev...
Missouri Senate President Pro Tem Tom Dempsey says he is resigning from office to return to the private sector and spend more...
Last Saturday (7/25), Missouri State Senator Mike Parson said he was dropping his bid to become Governor in 2016 and instead ...
The Jasper County Republicans are hosting a meet and greet with a few of the candidates running for statewide offices in Miss...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback's budget director is preparing to outline $50 million in adjustments to keep the curren...
Governor. Sam Brownback is endorsing an effort to persuade Kansas voters to remove two justices from the state Supreme Court....
Republican candidate for Missouri governor Catherine Hanaway says the penalty for selling aborted fetal remains should be a f...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback doesn't plan to be present when his administration outlines $50 million in spending cut...
Missouri's top Senate leader says state Senator Paul LeVota has submitted his resignation following allegations that he m...
U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill says Missouri state Senator Paul LeVota needs to ``seriously consider'' whether he can ...
Republican lawmakers and gubernatorial hopefuls are calling on Missouri Governor Jay Nixon to arm the National Guard after th...
Missouri Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler is not only looking forward to a third term starting in January, she's also looking...
After a deadly shooting at a military installation in Tennessee, Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin is authorizing the state's...
Another candidate hasjoinedthe race inhoping to secure the republican nomination for Missouri governor 2016. Eric Greitens, a...
Missouri Lieutenant Governor Peter Kinder has begun his campaign for Governor in 2016. The Republican has made statements cri...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon says he is vetoing a measure that would block immigrants who are illegally in the U.S. from recei...
Missouri Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder has announced his candidacy for governor near the scene of last year's protests in the St....
A new survey shows 63 percent of Kansas elementary students have 20 minutes or less for daily recess and only 41 percent of s...
Missouri's legislative leaders say 2015 is the year they'll rein in lavish gifts from lobbyists and unchecked campaig...
Before Missouri Secretary of State Candidate Jay Ashcroft's speaking engagement in Webb City Thursday afternoon (7/9), he...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has issued an executive order aimed at protecting clergy, religious leaders and religious group...
A group of Oklahoma lawmakers has filed a constitutional amendment to remove language from the state constitution that the Su...
New Kansas campaign finance reports show Republican congresswoman Lynn Jenkins with a big fundraising lead over her Democrati...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback says he's considering proposing a new religious objections law for Kansas following the U.S...
A Missouri House Republican says he intends to seek articles of impeachment against Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon.Nick Marshall, ...
A legislative proposal could cause some Missouri residents to think twice: Would they rather have a representative at the sta...
Missouri would hold its 2016 presidential primaries on March 15 of that year under legislation advanced by the state House.Th...
Oklahoma Speaker of the House Jeff Hickman is joining the growing chorus of Republican legislators demanding action after the...
Kansas Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins met with supporters inColumbus Tuesday morning to talk abouttheir biggest concerns in the n...
Missouri's military service personnel will be getting something that other federal employees won't be getting: a pay ...
An attorney for four Kansas school districts says they and their students won a big victory when a court ruled that key parts...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback is criticizing a U.S. Supreme Court decision upholding a key portion of the federal health over...
The Center for Reproductive Rights says it's relieved that a judge has blocked a new law banning a common second-trimeste...
The director responsible for managing Missouri's roughly $26 billion budget is retiring this summer.Governor Jay Nixo...
A symbol of southern pride, or one of racism? There's a lot of debate about the Confederate Flag, following a new push to...
Polls are opening at county election boards across Oklahoma for the first of three days of early voting ahead of Tuesday'...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has said he wants to tie school funding to student performance.The Wichita Eagle reports that B...
Kansas legislators aren't quite done with their work for the year because they inadvertently enacted two conflicting vers...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback's office says federal prosecutors have brought no charges after completing their investigat...
Supporters of medical marijuana in Kansas have joined two Democratic state lawmakers at a Statehouse rally in favor of a bill...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has signed bills raising sales and cigarette taxes to balance the state's next budget.The R...
Kansas legislators have approved increases in sales and cigarette taxes to erase a budget deficit and avert deep spending cut...
There are some concerned that the "Obamatrade" legislation up for vote in the US House tomorrow would open the door...
A Missouri lawmaker who sided with Republicans on tax cuts is leaving the Democratic Party to become an independent.State Rep...
A former official at Pittsburg State University faces a year and a half in federal prison after pleading guilty to wire fraud...
The Missouri Legislature has ordered the State Department of Elementary andSecondary Education to end its ties with a company...
Missouri Congressman Billy Long is hacked off that federal government computers have been hacked, possibly by China and/or Ru...
Missouri lawmakers and state elected officials likely will be getting a pay raise.Legislative efforts to prevent the raise st...
Kansas legislators have drafted a new plan for raising taxes to close a budget shortfall that's similar to one the Senate...
A subpoena obtained by The Associated Press shows a federal grand jury is looking into loans made to Kansas Gov. Sam Brownbac...
At least 24,200 workers at Kansas state government agencies and state universities have received notices that they'll be ...
Next month's dedication of the new Joplin High School and Franklin Tech will have two VIPs: Vice President Joe Biden and ...
Supporters of a ban on texting while driving in Oklahoma are renewing their push for more restrictions ahead of the 2015 legi...
Oklahoma Congressman Jim Bridenstine of Tulsa is vowing not to vote to re-elect U.S. House Speaker John Boehner, criticizing ...
Kansas Gubernatorial candidate Paul Davis is on the defensive over disclosures that he was inside a southeast Kansas strip cl...
Press release from Schweich campaign:Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich today in St. Louis (1/28) announced his candidacy for Miss...
If you live in Redings Mill, personal bank loans, dentists bills, utilities, and other expenses of Mayor Jimmy Brown might ha...
Three initiative petitions to increase Missouri's minimum wage have been approved for circulation. Secretary of State Jas...
Some Kansas GOP state senators say they would consider taking an unpaid break after failing to agree on tax proposals after d...
A state senator who says he was trying to protect law enforcement has instead come under fire from people who think he's ...
Kansas legislators have approved a $131 million budget for the state court system for the fiscal year beginning July 1 to...
Some Missouri lawmakers are concerned the state isn't doing enough to prevent an Ebola outbreak.At a public forum with st...
He's no longer Missouri Southern's interim president. Dr. Alan Marble was named MSSU's permanent president Tuesda...
Kansas legislators have given final approval to a bill requiring lobbyists to disclose whether any of their activities are fi...
The Democratic leader in the Oklahoma House is joining a growing chorus of state legislators asking Governor Mary Fallin to c...
A bill that would put new restrictions on people who get welfare benefits passed its first round in the Missouri Senate. The ...
A Missouri lawmaker plans to push for aconstitutional amendment to limit the governor's power to cut the budget.Gov. Jay ...
The Oklahoma Senate has approved legislation designed to address Oklahoma's escalating domestic violence issues.The Senat...
A Kansas House member has introduced a bill that would reduce the number of court reporters in the state and replace them wit...
Missouri Lt. Governor Peter Kinder is not happy with how Governor Jay Nixon has been handling the situation in Ferguson. Kind...
It was four years ago today (5/22/15) that an EF-5 tornado tore through Joplin, destroying hundreds of buildings and killing ...
Before this morning's (November 14) vote on the Keystone Pipeline, Missouri Congressman Billy Long appeared on the KZRG M...
Republican leaders in the GOP-dominated Kansas Senate have cancelled a debate over raising taxes to close a state budget shor...
Missouri U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill has canceled a planned trip to France for D-Day events because her husband is ill.McCa...
A Missouri state senator is calling for Governor Jay Nixon to resign for ``failed leadership'' during the protests in...
Kansas collected $1.6 million more in taxes than anticipated in July, breaking a streak of monthly shortfalls in collecti...
The House has advanced a bill that would give Kansas' secretary of state the power to prosecute election fraud.The chambe...
Missouri Senator Roy Blunt is among those in Washington who aren't supporting President Obama's desire to attack Syri...
Missouri Congresswoman Vicki Hartzler has filed paperwork to run for re-election. The 4th District Republican tells News Talk...
A Republican-led Missouri House wants Governor Jay Nixon gone. They'll be holding a hearing today to discuss impeaching t...
A group of Missouri lawmakers looking into downsizing state government is holding a hearing in Joplin this week. Representati...
Republican leaders in the Oklahoma House and Senate have reached agreement with Governor Mary Fallin on a roughly $7.1 bi...
Missouri House Speaker Tim Jones says lawmakers may take matters into their own hands in an attempt to defend the state's...
An Oklahoma Senate committee has passed legislation that would limit federal control over Common Core standards for math and ...
Missouri House members have narrowly approved legislation moving the state's primary elections to June.Primaries for Cong...
Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin has called on President Barack Obama to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline th...
Legislation to build the Keystone XL oil pipeline is now on President Obama's desk. The President has repeatedly said he&...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback uses a private email address to communicate with staff, raising concerns about the availability...
Kansas House Republicans have outlined a plan that fully funds aid to poor school districts but ties the money to policy chan...
After Missouri Governor Jay Nixon vetoed two pro-life bills in this year's legislative session, that was overwhelmingly s...
The Missouri Senate has quit early on this final day of its session (Friday 5/15), causing the demise of numerous bills. Sena...
Missouri House members have ended their work for the annual legislative session after sending more than 30 bills to the gover...
Two Republican state representatives are proposing a constitutional amendment that would guarantee the right to hunt, fish an...
Now that right to work legislation has passed in the Missouri House, will it get through the Senate? Webb City State Represen...
Missouri Republicans have chosen House Majority Leader Todd Richardson to take over the chamber's top spot following the ...
The Missouri Legislature has ground to a halt with just one day remaining in its session because of a scandal involving the H...
To say Missouri State Representative Bill White is disappointed in House Speaker John Diehl would be an understatement."...
Missouri state representatives are speaking out on the state's latest scandal involving House Speaker John Diehl and some...
A detective in suburban St. Louis says Investigators are closing their probe into former Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich's ...
Missouri Senate Republicans have used a rare procedural motion to shut down debate and pass a ``right-to-work'' measu...
Gov. Sam Brownback is preparing to propose the state pick up the additional cost of providing all-day kindergarten in Kansas ...
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt is warning of a scam related to the partial shutdown of the federal government.Pruitt ...
Opponents of a right-to-work measure packed the Capitol halls as Missouri's Republican leaders pushed to send the measure...
A new report shows Missouri revenues are lagging behind growth projections as the state enters the final two months of its bu...
Some Kansas lawmakers want to keep some money from being transferred away from transportation projects amid the state budget ...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has signed a $26 billion operating budget for next fiscal year that had been passed by the Le...
Missouri Senate Majority Leader Ron Richard says he plans to bring up right-to-work and voter photo ID measures as the Legisl...
Legislation making Oklahoma the fourth state in the nation to require women to wait at least 72 hours before receiving an abo...
Kansas lawmakers are considering increasing the state sales tax as the Legislature gathers proposals to close a looming budge...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has vetoed a measure that would cut the weeks of unemployment benefits available to workers who l...
45 months is all the time the MissouriHouse and Senateagrees a person should need to get back on their feet and become self-s...
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback says he'll join Florida Governor Rick Scott's lawsuit against the Obama administration ...
The American Hospital Association has disclosed spending $212,000 on television advertisements praising Kansas Senator Pa...
Governor Mary Fallin is criticizing the federal courts for allowing gay marriage in Oklahoma, saying the decision by the U.S....
Volunteers across the nation are being shown gratitude by the mayors in the communities in which they serve as part of a Mayo...
Governor Sam Brownback says recent changes in how Kansas Court of Appeals judges are chosen have led to a more democratic pro...
The Oklahoma House has passed legislation that would make Oklahoma the fourth state in the nation to require women to wait at...
Several hundred advocates and disabled Kansas residents have rallied at the Statehouse for preserving spending on social serv...
A measure to raise the gas tax to fund transportation in Missouri is moving forward after a narrow vote in the Senate.Senator...
A plan to use up to $50 million in bonds to fund a new home for veterans in Missouri may head to Missouri voters to decid...
Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin is planning to tour Army barracks at Fort Sill where hundreds of immigrant children are being h...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon says he has concerns about a bill that would triple the amount of time Missouri women must wait f...
Missouri Supreme Court judges say the state Department of Revenue went too far to tax a fitness club.The high court on Tuesda...
Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt is telling legislators that defending a new anti-abortion law in court could cost the s...
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has vetoed legislation that would have required a 72-hour waiting period for women seeking aborti...
If the American public wants action on the IRS scandal, it will take a Republican Congress. So says Missouri Congressman Bill...
The lone Democrat to vote for a Missouri income tax cut says he is reconsidering his support because of concerns raised by Go...
During his visit to Kansas City on Wedensday, President Obama told Republicans to "stop hating" and work with him o...
The names of Democratic candidates will appear first on the ballot in November's general election in Oklahoma.Oklahoma El...
The woman who wants to be the next lieutenant governor of Kansas was in Galena this afternoon. Jill Docking is a financial ad...
Kansas is expected to increase taxes to close a budget shortfall, but Republicans who control the Legislature don't yet a...
Kansas smokers are upset about plans to sharply increase the cigarette tax to help fill a budget hole. Governor Sam Brownback...
The Missouri Senate will now have a chance to consider stopping unions in the state from collecting fees from non-members. Th...
Washburn University and The Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla is among a dozen campuses added to the gro...
The Missouri Legislature has passed a $26 billion spending plan for next fiscal year.The budget approved Thursday (3/23) ...
Former First Lady Laura Bush will be in the area Wednesday night (4/22/15), giving a speech at Pittsburg State University at ...
"That's OK, we're going to do a tax cut anyway."Missouri Senate Majority Leader Ron Richard responding to G...
The latest campaign finance reports show Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin has topped more than $3 million in contributions t...
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