workers' comp http://kcur.org en Missouri House Speaker Delivers Legislative Report Card http://kcur.org/post/missouri-house-speaker-delivers-legislative-report-card <p>A few weeks after the end of the 2013 legislative session, Missouri House Speaker Tim Jones offered a report card to Springfield residents. It was one of 17 planned stops this week throughout southern Missouri.</p><p>The Republican from Eureka used two large poster boards displaying various legislative accomplishments as talking points. Among them were the approval of bills for paycheck protection, prevailing wage, and reform of the financially troubled Second Injury Fund, of which the Speaker says he’s most proud.</p> Thu, 30 May 2013 14:39:46 +0000 Scott Harvey 37622 at http://kcur.org Top Of The Morning News: Wednesday, April 4, 2012 http://kcur.org/post/top-morning-news-wednesday-april-4-2012 <p>A newcomer upsets an education veteran for a spot on the Kansas City School Board, Cass County voters pass a half-cent sales tax to upgrade emergency dispatch systems, and more election results and headlines from KCUR.</p><p> Wed, 04 Apr 2012 13:43:39 +0000 Maria Carter 15408 at http://kcur.org