Sunday, July 23, 2023 – Missouri political news headlines

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One America News: Video: US. Rep. Eric Burlison praises bravery of IRS whistleblowers, previews what’s next

P-D: A Missouri church got millions to run meal programs. Then came questions about salaries, spending. (get around stltoday paywall here)

P-D (3/8/23): Feds probe St. Louis-area church, nonprofit that claimed millions in federal food aid (get around stltoday paywall here)

FLASHBACK: 8/27/22: P-D editorial: Missouri’s worst-in-the-nation stinginess toward poor kids speaks volumes; suspecting foul play in summer lunch program is nonsense (get around stltoday paywall here)

Columbia Missourian: Foreign students, attending Mizzou on visas, complain about work rules

SNL: County-level Alzheimer’s prevalence estimates could influence where state spends money

Washington Missourian: New online state map allows users to compare tax rates between communities

JCNT: Rape and Abuse Crisis Service loses state grant, causing delay in starting children’s program

Washington Missourian: MoDOT rejects St. Clair highway annexation plan

P-D editorial: Missouri fumbles $42M, again showing it’s among the worst-run states in America (get around stltoday paywall here)

JCNT editorial: Elder abuse cases growing in Missouri

KC Star editorial: We’re naming the Kansas City police officer who hurt a black man; in some cases, state law doesn’t prevent police from identifying officers (avoid KC Star paywall by reading free syndicated version on Yahoo! News here)

KC Star’s new opinion page editor Yvette Walker (7/2/23): Here’s a workaround for new merit-based college admissions rules: Mention your race in the application essay

KC Star’s Kevin Hardy (6/6/23): Meet the Star’s new opinion page editor: Yvette Walker, assistant dean for student affairs at University of Oklahoma journalism school, handed editorial page job (avoid KC Star paywall by reading free syndicated version on Yahoo! News here)

P-D’s Lynn Schmidt: Attacking government institutions is damaging no matter if it’s Donald Trump or Cori Bush. (get around stltoday paywall here)

KC Star letter: Greenwood septuagenarian says state’s name, image and likeness (NIL) law creates more problems than it solves (avoid KC Star paywall by reading free syndicated version on Yahoo! News 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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