Saturday, May 20, 2023 – Missouri political news headlines

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St. Louis Public Radio: Cori Bush, Emanuel Cleaver, Sierra Club criticize Missouri DNR pollution plan Congress Lady Cori Bush starts slavery reparations bidding at 14 trillion bucks

johncombest_com on Twitter, yesterday: KC Star reporters Jonathan Shorman and Kacen Bayless, along with Editor Greg Farmer, refuse to admit error in Jay Ashcroft/Bill Eigel/Mike Kehoe story

JCNT: Local lawmakers name state employee raises among victories

Missourinet: Child care tax credits left behind when Missouri lawmakers adjourned for the year; comments from Rep. Brenda Shields (R-St. Joseph)

KWIX (Mid-Missouri): Rep. Danny Busick (R-Newtown) on property tax freeze for seasoned citizens

JCNT: Missouri commission brainstorms how to improve school culture, climate

Columbia Missourian: Holes remain in Missouri boarding school laws

Missouri Independent: Bill tightens licensing rules in wake of GOP lawmaker’s medical fraud conviction

Missouri Independent: Changes to Missouri donor privacy law would restore access to state contracts

P-D: Maplewood school district allows boys to compete in girls’ sports, setting up clash with Missouri bill (get around stltoday paywall here)

P-D: St. Louis City aldermen condemn proposed Missouri rules on transsexual surgeries (get around stltoday paywall here)

AP: Here are the states protecting minors from transsexual surgeries and hormones

St. Louis Public Radio: Event promo: Purchase your tickets now to see St. Louis’ premier black LGBTQIA* chorus

St. Louis Public Radio: Gov. Parson taps former federal prosecutor Gabriel Gore as new St. Louis circuit attorney

P-D: Gov. Parson names attorney Gabe Gore to replace Kim Gardner as circuit attorney (get around stltoday paywall here)

P-D: Friends, colleagues cheer new St. Louis Circuit Attorney Gabe Gore (get around stltoday paywall here)

AP: Missouri governor picks ex-federal prosecutor to replace Kim Gardner as St. Louis circuit attorney

St. Joseph News-Press: MoDOT set to update the public on the Rocheport Bridge project

St. Joseph News-Press editorial: Good grief! Another whiff on sports gambling John Combest: Stalking, Harassment, Internet Trolling: A Guide to Recovering and Rebuilding After Online Attacks – available in paperback and Amazon Kindle

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