Sunday, May 21, 2023 – Missouri political news headlines

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Politico: D.C.’s newest status symbol – being banned from Russia; Eric Schmitt makes the list

Brownfield Ag News: Hawley blasts Supreme Court ruling on California’s Proposition 12

The Guardian: Cori Bush among congressional liberals seeking to expand U.S. Supreme Court

KC Star: Profile: Children’s Division Director Darrell Missey is revamping the agency

JCNT: Education bills make way to governor’s desk

JCNT: 2023 legislative session produced light-hearted moments

CDT: Columbia man killed by distracted driving in 2019 has name honored in new law passed by Missouri Legislature

JCNT: State looks to boost participation in workplace safety program

P-D: Charter on a hiring push in Missouri, amid effort to expand rural broadband (get around stltoday paywall here)

Columbia Missourian: MoDOT expected to open westbound Rocheport Bridge by mid-June

JCNT: Task force, state budget eyed as next steps for parking in Jefferson City

P-D editorial: Legislature’s $82 million outlay for early childhood education is a big boost (get around stltoday paywall here)

P-D editorial: Missouri distracted driving bill is better than nothing, but lawmakers should revisit it (get around stltoday paywall here)

JCNT’s Gary Castor: Apply to join our Reader Advisory Board

P-D op-ed: Former Post-Dispatch reporter Paul Wagman: A St. Louis company quietly finances the toxic disinformation ecosphere via right-wing websites – and nobody is protesting at downtown offices yet (get around stltoday paywall here) 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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