Margo McNeil http://kcur.org en Missouri House Passes Bill Allowing Guns In Parked Cars On Business Property http://kcur.org/post/missouri-house-passes-bill-allowing-guns-parked-cars-business-property <p>The <a href="http://house.mo.gov/">Missouri House</a> has passed yet another bill that expands the rights of gun owners, less than 24 hours after passing legislation aimed at blocking the federal government from enforcing federal gun laws in the Show-Me State.</p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 14:13:12 +0000 Marshall Griffin 35731 at http://kcur.org Missouri House Passes $25 Billion Budget http://kcur.org/post/missouri-house-passes-25-billion-budget <p>Missouri’s budget for the next fiscal year has been passed by the State House.&nbsp; While Medicaid expansion has dominated most of the debate, spending hikes were approved in other areas.</p><p>The nearly $25 billion spending plan adds an extra $65 million for K-12 schools, although the spending hike still falls short of fully funding the state’s public school formula.&nbsp;</p><p>Republican Mike Lair of Livingston County chairs the Appropriations committee on Education.</p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 15:22:29 +0000 Marshall Griffin 34289 at http://kcur.org Missouri House Passes $25 Billion Budget