Sunday, September 5, 2021 – Missouri political headlines
Published in Missouri Political News - Daily Headlines. Tags: Ameren Missouri, Cori Bush, Critical race theory in Missouri schools, David Kelley Missouri, David Sater, Eric Schmitt, Kansas City Star liberal bias, Kevin McDermott, liberal media bias in Missouri, Luke Nozicka, Mike Sutherland, Missouri 2022 U.S. Senate race, Missouri political journalism, Missouri state employee remote work policies, Report for America sponsored content, Vicky Hartzler.
AP/Report for America’s Mohamed Ibrahim: “Squad” pledge Cori Bush joins Rashida Tlaib, Ayanna Pressley on Minneapolis junket; Activists complain about energy pipeline’s effects on climate change, Indian tribes, etc.
JCNT: Gov. Parson, state agencies negotiate remote work policies
JCNT: Annual Missouri Medical Marijuana report documents growth
JCNT: Missouri Senate leadership preparing for quiet veto session
SNL: What last Wednesday’s Texas abortion ruling means for Missouri
SE Missourian: Missouri Department of Mental Health grant enables new drug and alcohol recovery center in Cape Girardeau
JCNT: State employee profile: DNR regulatory analyst Jessica Klutts transitions to COVID-19 surveillance
Washington Missourian: Ameren seeks to increase electric rates for residential, commercial customers
SNL: Want to donate a Christmas tree for the governor’s mansion in Jeff City? Here’s how.
JCNT: LGBTQ history exhibit relocated from Capitol to state building
Joplin Globe op-ed: New leadership for state parks, via Mike Sutherland and David Kelly, an optimistic sign for Missouri
SNL op-ed: Vicky Hartzler: Congress needs to investigate Afghanistan, not Jan. 6
P-D’s Kevin McDermott: AG Eric Schmitt is willing to sicken children for his U.S. Senate bid; Columnist again rehashes details of his January COVID saga, including the terror of “coughing fits”
KC Star’s Luke Nozicka: A travesty: Falsely-accused Kevin Strickland’s mother laid to rest as he remains in prison
P-D letter: Maryland Heights septuagenarian thinks Gov. Parson should have called special session on veterans’ home pay raises
SNL letters: Dr. Mary Byrne responds to letter from Critical Race Theory supporter; former state Sen. David Sater (R-Cassville) supports Eric Schmitt for U.S. Senate, touts candidate’s pro-life record
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