Sunday, September 25, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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St. Joseph News-Press: Hawley seeks harsher fentanyl sentencing

CDT: Drag queen troupe parodies Catholic Church, performs mock prayer and praises abortions at PrideFest: Faux nun: “I know that not every baby should be carried to term”

Columbia Missourian “Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies” minor Taten James: Glitter-covered bodies stroll along the colored booths of the Mid-Missouri PrideFest; local activist “identifies as aromantic and asexual”

Columbia Missourian’s “social justice reporter” Valerie Nava: Community comes together to fight Missouri Republicans’ racist, transphobic book ban; Local “gender-fluid, non-binary lesbian” with pronoun “they” decided upon its sexuality at age six (6)

JCNT: IT upgrades to overhaul state’s computer systems (get around Jefferson City News Tribune paywall here)

JCNT editorial: With hemp research and production, Lincoln University and Missouri see the opportunity to meet a unique need (get around Jefferson City News Tribune paywall here)

JCNT editorial: Treatment court graduates worthy of celebration (get around Jefferson City News Tribune paywall here)

P-D letter: Florissant sexagenarian calls Missouri Republicans’ tax cut plans “ridiculous,” wants more money for teachers (get around stltoday paywall here)

KC Star letter: Woman who lives in Kansas City, KS complains about Missouri Legislature and state’s voting safeguards

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