Voter ID objections fall

“Racist” and “discriminatory” — if these are not fighting words, at the minimum they set a tone that is sure to make wel...

July 6th, 2016 |  


Koster should speak up for Missourians

Missourians are poorly served when Attorney General Chris Koster does not at least put up a fight against overreaching federal authorities dictating b...

July 6th, 2016 |  


When state law clashes with federal rulings

Four years after a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on juvenile offenders, a Missouri senator is working to bring Missouri into compliance before the session...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Proactive school policies on bullying, suicide

A state law to help schools identify bullying and signs of potential suicide is a proactive policy already practiced by a number of districts.Gov. Jay...

June 30th, 2016 |  


New law improves student safety

It took too long, but Missouri lawmakers and Gov. Jay Nixon have strengthened the protections afforded to students threatened by bullying.A measure Ni...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Combat sex trafficking; protect victims

Gov. Jay Nixon’s signature “dotted the i and crossed the t” on legislation to ramp up the fight against sex trafficking and enhance ...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Our View: Lunatic fringe will not dictate who we become

Our View: Lunatic fringe will not dictate who we become

As a global community, it seems we still don’t get it.Perhaps it emanates from some compelling need to place blame after tragic acts such as thi...

June 14th, 2016 |  


Our view: Remembering the founding of our nation

There are many ways to mark the founding of our nation.As America gears up for what is arguably the second biggest secular holiday of the year, the Fo...

July 4th, 2015 |