Missouri House of Representatives http://kcur.org en How You Get Out Of Speeding Tickets In Kansas City http://kcur.org/post/how-you-get-out-speeding-tickets-kansas-city <p>Getting out of a speeding ticket in Kansas City comes down to lying, being honest and Bazooka bubble gum, according to feedback from our listeners.</p><p>While we don’t condone speeding, a current proposal in the Missouri House of Representatives <a href="http://www.house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HB1215&amp;year=2014&amp;code=R">to increase the interstate speed limit to 75 mph</a> made us curious about your speeding experiences. &nbsp;</p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 16:16:13 +0000 Alyson Raletz 50566 at http://kcur.org How You Get Out Of Speeding Tickets In Kansas City Tell KCUR: Have You Ever Tried To Get Out Of A Speeding Ticket? http://kcur.org/post/tell-kcur-have-you-ever-tried-get-out-speeding-ticket <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>An effort to increase speed limits in Missouri has us curious about your history with speed in the Show-Me state.</p><p>Missouri could become more lead-foot friendly if a proposal to increase the maximum speed limit on rural interstates, from 70 to 75 mph, makes it through the Missouri Legislature this year.</p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 13:51:43 +0000 Alyson Raletz 50363 at http://kcur.org Tell KCUR: Have You Ever Tried To Get Out Of A Speeding Ticket? Smith Elected To Open Congress Seat In Southeast Missouri http://kcur.org/post/smith-elected-open-congress-seat-southeast-missouri <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Republican Jason Smith easily won a special election on Tuesday to fill Jo Ann Emerson’s vacant seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.</span></p> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 15:32:06 +0000 Jacob McCleland 37967 at http://kcur.org Smith Elected To Open Congress Seat In Southeast Missouri Missouri Legislature's Hot-Button Issues http://kcur.org/post/missouri-legislatures-hot-button-issues <p></p><p>Things have been <strong>heating up</strong> in Jefferson City during this <strong>legislative session</strong>.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 23:00:00 +0000 Beth Lipoff & Steve Kraske 34922 at http://kcur.org Missouri Legislature's Hot-Button Issues Missouri House Elects New Speaker http://kcur.org/post/missouri-house-elects-new-speaker <p>The <a href="http://www.house.mo.gov/" target="_blank">Missouri House of Representatives</a> has a new speaker: <a href="http://www.house.mo.gov/member.aspx?district=089&amp;year=2012" target="_blank"><strong>Tim Jones</strong></a>. &nbsp;Jones is a Republican from Eureka, Mo.</p><p> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 17:33:03 +0000 Stephen Steigman & Steve Kraske 28227 at http://kcur.org Missouri House Elects New Speaker