Sunday, July 3, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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St. Joseph News-Press: Pro-choice activist delivers powerful voter registration message: “I’m not 100% sure on the whole, you know, act of doing it and everything you need to do” (get around St. Joseph News-Press paywall here)

Orange County Register’s Kaitlyn Schallhorn: Two states, two abortions: Stark contrast between California and Missouri in terminating unwanted children

Columbia Missourian: Primary preview: Who’s on the ballot in 3rd and 4th Congressional, state legislative races

JCNT: News Tribune to hold four state legislative candidate forums (get around Jefferson City News-Tribune paywall here)

P-D: Missouri GOP lawmaker resigns after guilty verdict in medical fraud scheme (get around stltoday paywall here)

Missourinet: Derges resigns from the Missouri House of Representatives

NBC News: Thousands of federal inmates still await early release under Trump-era First Step Act; former Rep. Courtney Curtis (D-Ferguson) says his time credits have not been adequately counted after participating in prison programs

SNL: Greene County programs, projects getting over $100M through state budget, federal funds

KRES/KWIX (Moberly): Introducing new MoDOT Northeast District Engineer Jeff Kroner

P-D’s Harry Levins: Review: Presidential candidate Jason Kander reveals more about struggle with PTSD (get around stltoday paywall here)

P-D’s Aisha Sultan: Women business leaders in St. Louis stand up against Missouri’s dangerous and hurtful pro-life laws (get around stltoday paywall here)

P-D letter: Oakland septuagenarian wants St. Louis to secede from Missouri and join Illinois (get around stltoday paywall here)

P-D letter: St. Louis County woman says Missouri’s pro-life laws will lead to men murdering pregnant women (get around stltoday paywall here)

SNL letter: Springfield sexagenarian says Missouri lawmakers should support abortion for women who want to snuff out “unwanted child”

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