Category: Legislative News

2023 Legislative Update – Jan. 27

Priority Legislation Receives Hearings Senate education bills that feature banning critical race theory instruction, developing a Parents’ Bill of Rights,

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2023 Legislative Update – Jan. 23

State of the State Address Kicks Off FY24 State Budget On Wednesday, January 18th, before a joint meeting of the

2023 Legislative Update – Jan. 13

House Rules Adopted and Legislative Committees Week two of the 2023 session of the Missouri General Assembly was primarily filled

MPA 2023 Filed Bills of Interest

As of Friday, Jan. 6, 2023, the following legislation of interest to the Missouri Press Association has been filed

MPA Member Alert: Contact legislators to support the JCPA

Shared from News Media Alliance: There has never been a more crucial time for the Journalism Competition and Preservation Act (JCPA)

Gov. Parson signs bills of interest to MPA, newspapers

Gov. Mike Parson recently signed several pieces of legislation that are of interest to Missouri Press Association's member newspapers.

The Missouri News Network is going to break ground

Missouri News Network Contact: Scott Swafford Email: swaffords@missouri.edu AND Contact: Mark Horvit Email: horvitm@missouri.edu The Missouri News Network is going to break ground Share your story ideas for

’22 Legislative Reports: 2022 Session Concludes, Governor Now Must Take Action

The 2022 Missouri General Assembly adjourned its regular session on Friday, May 13. Per the state’s Constitution, the session

’22 Legislative Reports: Week 17: Senate, House on Fast Pace as End of Session Nears

The Constitutional deadline for approving the new state budget is 6 p.m. Friday, May 6. This week the Senate

’22 Legislative Reports: Week 16: Short Week, Budget Moving, Omnibus Bills on the Horizon

The Easter Holiday, observed Monday, resulted in less than three days of House and Senate activity before adjournment on

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