Eric Schmitt

10:05 am
Wed May 15, 2013

Liquor Franchise Legislation Stalls In Missouri Senate

Luke Runyon Harvest Public Media

Legislation to redefine the relationship between liquor distributors, wholesalers and retailers has stalled in the Missouri Senate.

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3:59 pm
Fri March 8, 2013

Home Brewers Bill Passes Mo. Senate

Chris Prewitt KCUR

Legislation that would allow home brewers to bring home-made beer to festivals has passed the Missouri Senate. 

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9:18 am
Wed February 27, 2013

Missouri Senate Works Late On Tax Credit Bill

Missouri State Capitol building.
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The Missouri Senate spent several hours Tuesday night working on a wide-ranging tax credit bill, which they gave first-round approval to around 3:20 Wednesday morning.  The Senate bill would drastically cut incentives for Historic Preservation and low income housing.

Historic Preservation tax credits would be capped at $45 million  a year, instead of the current $140 million, and low income Housing incentives would be capped at $50 million a year. 

The bill is sponsored by Republican Senator Eric Schmitt of St. Louis County.

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9:27 am
Fri February 1, 2013

Missouri Senate More Open To Tax Credits

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The Missouri Senate passed two sets of tax credit legislation.  So far this year, the Senate may no longer be the place where tax credits go to die.

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