Sunday, February 25, 2024 – Missouri political news headlines

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Columbia Missourian: “When She Votes” coalition of liberal groups hosts inaugural meeting; gals gab about gun control, empowerment, make big plans

KOMU (Columbia): League of Women Voters, NAACP anchor “nonpartisan” women’s empowerment group TKC debates KCUR’s Sam Zeff on sketchy SCIENCE of gun control Kansas City pro-war progressives rally in support of Ukraine

JCNT: Mid-Missouri districts seek to attract, retain teachers with four-day school week

P-D: Rocky rollout for Missouri’s grant program for students; some parents complain about delays in receiving “free” school supply handouts (avoid stltoday paywall by reading Combest-archived version here) archives: Search tag: biting the hand that gives handouts

JCNT: Missouri launches new broadband coverage map

JCNT: Missouri Department of Mental Health’s relocation of rehabilitation program at Fulton hospital several years out

Columbia Missourian: New motion in transgender lawsuit names Mun Choi, Richard Barohn as defendants

Missourinet: State will use federal funds to evaluate orphaned oil and gas wells

JCNT editorial: Expedite passage of veteran suicide bill

St. Joseph News-Press editorial: Debate over four-day school week shouldn’t be framed solely in terms of what’s best for teachers or what they want

SNL op-ed: Show-Me Institute’s James Shuls: Survey says Missourians prefer a five-day school week

Columbia Missourian’s David Webber: A modest proposal for Missouri gun control

P-D’s Tony Messenger: For (phony) gun laws in Missouri, words don’t matter. The sky is purple too; on Jay Barnes, Andrew Bailey, and the Second Amendment Preservation Act (avoid stltoday paywall by reading Combest-archived version here)

P-D letter: Oakville sexagenarian disagrees with Eigel on KC shooting, wants “sensible” gun control laws (avoid stltoday paywall by reading Combest-archived version here)

P-D letter: Glen Carbon, Ill. man says KC shooting disproves “good guy with a gun” theory (avoid stltoday paywall by reading Combest-archived version here) John Combest: Stalking, Harassment, Internet Trolling: A Guide to Recovering and Rebuilding After Online Attacks – available in paperback ($12.99) and Amazon Kindle ($7.99)

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