Sunday, May 5, 2024 – Missouri political news headlines

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YouTube: Missouri Republicans elected Sophie Shore chair of the Missouri Republican State Convention in Springfield yesterday. Here’s that time in November she put a couple cultural enrichers in their place. (via Brad & John Show)

Brownfield Ag News: Eminent domain bill passes Missouri House

KWIX (Moberly): Rep. Louis Riggs (R-Hannibal) says state is facing growing number of broadband defaults: “Reverse auctions are great for toilet paper and paper towels … not great for a service like broadband internet”

JCNT: Missouri House seeks to modernize government notice delivery

P-D: Busch Stadium needs renovations. Should St. Louis taxpayers kick in? Comments from Cardinals execs, Show-Me Institute’s David Stokes, Jay Ashcroft campaign manager Jason Roe, others (avoid stltoday paywall by reading Combest-archived version here)

KC Star: Can a neighbor film you with a drone camera? Can the police? What Missouri laws say (avoid KC Star paywall by reading free syndicated version on AOL here)

P-D editorial: AG Andrew Bailey’s bullying finally gets push-back. His other victims should follow suit. (avoid stltoday paywall by reading Combest-archived version here)

JCNT editorial: Lieutenant Governor’s office’s “Buy Missouri” elevates collaboration

SNL op-ed: U.S. Rep. Eric Burlison is running cover for genocide in Gaza

SNL op-ed: League of Women Voters of Southwest Missouri’s Joan Gentry: Don’t believe Missouri Republicans trying to redefine ‘majority rules’; lawmakers should focus on “environmental pollution,” a “fair budget,” etc.

St. Joseph News-Press op-ed: Quality Schools Coalition CEO Dean Johnson: Passage of Senate Bill 727 is a significant legislative achievement

P-D’s Lynn Schmidt: Schools should be neutral territory in the culture wars; GOP state rep candidate Jason Jennings was wrong, but Parkway Central principal showed the proper path (avoid stltoday paywall by reading Combest-archived version here)

Brownfield Ag News’ Cyndi Young: On Missouri’s casino signature-gatherers and the true meaning of sustainability

SNL letters: West Plains sexagenarian disagrees with Eric Burlison on “woke” schools; Springfield octogenarian says Osage casino signature-gatherers use deceptive tactics 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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