Thursday, August 17, 2023 – Missouri political news headlines

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P-D: Cori Bush named in ethics complaint over recent outburst on House floor (get around stltoday paywall here)

St. Louis Public Radio’s Jason Rosenbaum: Hawley hopeful radioactive waste compensation plan can withstand legislative headwinds

P-D: Missouri attorney general asks for congressional hearing on St. Louis-area radioactive waste (get around stltoday paywall here)

SNL: Election conspiracy theories, talk of divine mandate at Mike Lindell’s Springfield event

johncombest_com on Instgram: State Fair H.A.M. Breakfast hype video

JCNT: Mel Carnahan bust installed in memorial garden

P-D: Missouri wanted to ‘push the envelope’ on NIL. It could help Mizzou land star recruits. (get around stltoday paywall here)

Missourinet: Missouri student test scores “not out of the woods”

KCUR: Missouri students still score lower on standardized tests than before the pandemic

SNL: Missouri “Blue Ribbon Commission” offers ways to make teaching more appealing, reduce burnout and stress

Missourinet: 20 school districts excused from taking Missouri’s standardized tests

Missouri Independent: Missouri education board approves ‘innovation waivers’ for districts to opt out of state tests

Stateline, via Missouri Independent: Nearly half of states now allow in-state tuition for illegal aliens – but not Missouri

JCNT: City, state planners split US 54 project into two phases

P-D: St. Charles restarts water treatment system after 2-day shutdown; city officials believe Ameren to blame; EPA in discussions with Ameren (get around stltoday paywall here)

Kaiser Family Foundation’s Samantha Young: Missouri hospitals that redistribute Medicaid money violate law, feds say

P-D letter: Hillsboro septuagenarian unhappy with DSS’ Medicaid renewal process (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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