Saturday, July 10, 2021 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times:  Here’s who Gov. Parson appointed to Missouri’s redistricting commissions

KRES/KWIX:  Blunt vows broadband will be included in any federal infrastructure package

P-D:  Cori Bush’s Denver junket includes lessons on eliminating police from 911 responses

The Missouri Times:  Capitol Briefs:  Missouri among states suing Google over alleged antitrust actions

Brownfield Ag New:  MO Ag Director Chris Chinn:  Room for ag to expand in state;  Lt. Gov. Mike Kehoe led study on improving ag profit potential

KC Star:  Gov. Parson to sign KC police emancipation bill, other legislation

St. Joseph News-Press:  Gov. Parson signs bill to protect businesses from COVID liability

The Missouri Times:  All the bills Gov. Parson has signed in 2021

Missouri Independent:  Gov. Parson vetoes wide-ranging bill that included marijuana business tax break

Missouri Independent:  Gov. Parson vetoes bill ending EPA-mandated emissions testing near St. Louis

Missouri Independent:  Gov. Parson vetoes bills amending Sunshine Law, allowing lobbyist campaign contributions

AP:  Missouri governor vetoes public records bill

The Missouri Times:  From emission inspections to Sunshine Law changes, here’s what Gov. Parson vetoed in 2021

SNL:  Missouri House, Americans for Prosperity file amicus briefs in Medicaid case

P-D:  House leaders ask Missouri Supreme Court to scrap Medicaid expansion

SE Missourian:  Missouri bicentennial:  Military tensions led to riot in 1917

P-D:  After court decision wiped out its approval, Spire pipeline could mark national ‘tipping point’

AP:  State health officials:  Local officials lead virus fight

Missouri Independent:  State health officials expect weeks of rising China virus cases due to Delta variant

JCNT:  State officials:  Missouri heading toward widespread COVID-19 infection

KC Star:  State, regional China virus update

P-D:  State, regional China virus update

St. Joseph News-Press:  Missouri Department of Conservation reports floodwaters caused natural fish kill along Missouri River near Columbia

JCNT:  Missouri Department of Conservation busts illegal paddlefish operation

JCNT editorial:  State, county give needed boost to public defenders

P-D editorial brief:  Group of citizens declining China virus vaccine, who marched in Webster Groves parade, are “idiots”

Missouri Independent op-ed:  Phill Brooks:  Missouri’s Medicaid history

P-D letter:  Jacksonville, Fl. sexagenarian calls Missouri’s Josh Hawley “a scoundrel and a criminal”

P-D letter:  Creve Coeur septuagenarian wonders why Post-Dispatch and other “social warriors” give blacks a free pass on gun violence

P-D letter:  St. Peters septuagenarian mocks Gov. Parson’s July 2020 “dang mask” remark, says Missourians should wear a mask every time they leave their house

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