Sunday, October 29, 2023 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Heartlander’s Michael Ryan: Hawley Senate resolution condemns ‘scumbag’ Hamas terrorists and their campus cheerleaders

Columbia Missourian’s Nakylah Carter and Brian Chou: MU students reflect on end of race-based scholarships; minority students say end of racist policies led to “emotional wreckoning” and weeping

SNL: Greene County’s Shane Schoeller among crowded field of GOP candidates for MO Secretary of State

SNL: Foreign farmland ownership likely topic in next legislative session; thoughts and proposals from Bill Eigel, Crystal Quade, Mike Haffner, Doug Beck, Missouri Chambers Phillip Arnzen, Josh Hawley, others

JCNT: Competitive recruitment of officers driving up salary budget lines across state, county, city agencies

JCNT: Missouri counties are on the front line of the state’s mental health response; Sheriff says Cole County Jail ‘not set up for mental health work’

Columbia Missourian: New MU study claims rural Missourians have less medical care than they did 100 years ago

JCNT: State commission to hear cases for housing development tax assistance

JCNT: Fall festival draws crowd to Governor’s Mansion

P-D: Retired Democratic lawmaker Stacey Newman renovates Richmond Heights loft (to avoid stltoday paywall, open an “Incognito” or “Private” window browser, then Google the article title “Retired lawmaker renovates Richmond Heights loft”)

P-D editorial: Mayor is right to resist bad ideas on homelessness, but she must offer good ones; one proposal would violate state law

P-D’s Lynn Schmidt: St. Louis’ radical progressives like Cori Bush show why the national Democratic Party needs a Sister Souljah moment

KC Star op-ed: LGBTQIA* activist/former KC Public Schools teacher “demands” Rep. Brad Pollitt (R-Sedalia) and DESE change foundation formula and send more money to urban schools

SNL letter: Salem septuagenarian celebrates SCOTUS ruling on Missouri’s Second Amendment Preservation Act (SAPA) 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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