KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The White House confirms President Barack Obama will be in Kansas City on Tuesday and Wednesday to speak about the economy.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Missouri's August primary election is a week from Tuesday (Aug. 5) and if you won't be in your county on election day, you still have time to vote by absentee ballot.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missourians will decide a week from tomorrow if they'll pay more sales taxes to keep money flowing into state roads and bridges.
WASHINGTON -- It is likely the U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether subsidies for insurance coverage under the federal healthcare reform law will continue to be available. Missouri's two Senators discuss the conflicting rulings this week.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster will be in Springfield today, to weigh in on the controversial Right to Farm amendment on the August ballot.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- The nation's veterans are meeting in St. Louis for the annual VFW convention and they are hearing from U.S. Senators about care and benefits for veterans.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A local military expert discusses options for the U.S. after the Malaysian Air shoot-down over Ukraine.
HOLLISTER, Mo. -- Taney County residents have an opportunity to meet the candidates this afternoon.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The State Highways and Transportation Commission has approved a proposed project list for Amendment 7 on the August ballot.
MISSOURI -- The August primary election is less than one month away and Missourians are nearly out of time to get registered to vote.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (D) has vetoed two agriculture bills that, among other provisions, would have added captive deer to the definition of “livestock” in state statutes.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A Cole County judge has dismissed lawsuits challenging two issues on the August ballot, saying the deadline has passed for a court change to the ballot language of those issues as plaintiffs had hoped.
WASHINGTON -- Monday's Supreme Court ruling about contraception coverage under the Affordable Care Act, is bringing reaction from Missouri lawmakers.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The issue of gay marriage seems sure to feature in the 2016 race for governor in Missouri after four same-sex couples were married last week in St. Louis.
WASHINGTON -- The House Judiciary Committee this month approved an act meant to ease regulations for small businesses. It was sponsored by a Missouri Congressman.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A judge has heard the arguments of attorneys who say the language of two issues on the August ballot should be struck down, and attorneys who say it’s too late for that.
WASHINGTON -- Missouri’s junior senator says he’s still waiting for answers, even after getting a reply to his inquiry about the workload at centers processing federal healthcare plan applications.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Republican budget leaders are slamming Governor Jay Nixon (D) for the actions he has taken with the state budget for the fiscal year that begins July 1.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (D) Tuesday vetoed millions of dollars from the budget approved by the Missouri legislature this spring, and put limits on spending millions more.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A political science professor at Drury University says Missouri's Republican Congressional members can learn something from recent primaries, and it isn't to fear the Tea Party.
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Supreme Court has taken away some of the Obama administration's authority to tighten emission standards.
WASHINGTON -- President Obama said Thursday that the United States will not send troops back into combat in Iraq, but said he and his national security team are preparing to take further action if necessary.
WASHINGTON -- Missouri’s members of the Senate Armed Services Committee consider whether, or how much, this country should re-involve itself in Iraq.
WASHINGTON -- Popular TV talk show host Dr. Mehmet Oz is defending his claims of "miracle" weight-loss supplements amid criticism from members of Congress, including Missouri's Sen. Claire McCaskill. .
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- One of the sponsors of the proposed internet security amendment to the Missouri Constitution, says the nation will be watching how Missourians vote on it.
WASHINGTON -- The United States Senate has passed a bill that gives veterans some alternatives if they’ve been waiting too long for treatment at a Veterans Administration hospital.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Arkansans for Compassionate Care is working to legalize medical marijuana in Arkansas. The group needs 62,507 signatures to get on the November ballot.
WASHINGTON - Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO), who chairs the Senate's Consumer Protection panel, will lead a hearing today on weight-loss and diet scams.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missouri voters will decide five constitutional amendments in August - from a sales tax for transportation, to the right to keep private electronic communications private.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- House Republican leaders accuse Governor Jay Nixon (D) of using fear tactics and overblown numbers in his assessment of the ten tax break bills he vetoed last week, but they don’t yet know if their party will seek to overturn his vetoes.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Opposition has developed within the Missouri agriculture industry to a proposed “right to farm” constitutional amendment.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark.-- The polls are open until 7:30 tonight for Arkansas Primary runoff elections.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The top leaders of the Missouri legislature suggest it’s time to review whether all of the things exempt from sales taxes should continue to be exempt.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Governor Nixon has launched a statewide attack on a series of Republican tax cuts enacted at the end of the legislative session, emphasizing his calculations of the damage the cuts will do to local services.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Governor Jay Nixon (D) will veto legislation that proposed changes regarding Missouri’s 1993 student transfer law.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missourians will decide later this year if they want a new kind of lottery ticket.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The legislature has voted to eliminate a state committee overseeing the Medicaid program, or as it’s called MO HealthNet.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Critics of the bill that proposes change to Missouri’s student transfer law say it doesn’t fix anything, and want Governor Jay Nixon to tell lawmakers to try again.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Governor Jay Nixon (D) has offered a statement on the bill that would increase the waiting period for abortions in Missouri from one day to three.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The state legislature has sent voters a proposal to allow six business days of early voting before general elections. The proposal cleared the House Wednesday, a day after it was approved in the Senate.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Missouri's two U.S. Senators send a letter to the Secretary of the Veterans Administration demanding answers about the care at the St. Louis VA hospital.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The Missouri Senate has voted to triple the amount of time a woman wanting an abortion has to wait to get one, increasing the waiting period to 72 hours from the presently-mandated 24.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The Missouri legislature has proposed a ban on the sale of electronic cigarettes to people under 18. The proposal is aimed at preventing young people from being exposed to nicotine.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- People who have worked for eight years to modernize Missouri’s criminal laws say Governor Nixon’s promise not to veto the criminal code bill marks a change in their work, not an end to it.
NIXA, Mo. - A recount of the recent vote on a Capital Improvement Sales Tax in Nixa is planned for Tuesday in Ozark.
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS-- Early voting is underway around Arkansas and so far, more than 20,000 Arkansans have voted early in the May primary election.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- This year's effort to force voters to show a photo-ID at the polling place has been blunted in the state Senate.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The Missouri House voted 108-46 Tuesday to overturn Gov. Jay Nixon's veto of tax cut Senate Bill 509.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The Missouri legislature could finish the override of Gov. Jay Nixon's tax bill veto later today.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Selected representatives and senators will meet in conference this week to work out differences between the two chambers’ budget proposals.
LITTLE ROCK, AR - Candidates for Arkansas Governor covered their plans for dealing with jail overcrowding and crime Thursday in Little Rock.
LITTLE ROCK, AR -- New poll from conservative-leaning Rasmussen Reports gives Democrat Mike Ross an edge in the race for Arkansas governor.
"I am complimented that Mr. Hutchinson would think so much of my education policy, that he would try to dress it in a different set of clothes and call it his own."
The statement was made by Ross spokesperson Brad Howard.
Republican candidate for governor says his Workforce PREPARE Plan emphasizes that skills and training are key to economic growth.
WASHINGTON COUNTY, Ark. --- Nearly a dozen candidates are running for office in Arkansas, but you won't find them campaigning for Tuesday's primary elections.
Arkansas voters will head to the polls Tuesday for a primary election that will be the first big test for the state's voter identification law.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Voters in Arkansas go to the polls on Tuesday, May 20. The polls will be open from 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. These are the key races to watch in Tuesday's Primary.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- When people head to the polls Tuesday to vote in the Arkansas primary, they’ll find the majority of contested races on the Republican side of things. The GOP has races with multiple candidates at the national, state and local level.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Watch the attached video of the April 19 debate between the Republican candidates for Arkansas Governor featuring Curtis Coleman and Asa Hutchinson.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Watch the attached video of the April 19 debate between Republican candidates for Arkansas Attorney General featuring Patricia Nation and Leslie Rutledge.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Watch the attached video of the April 19 debate between the Republican candidates for Arkansas's 4th District congressional seat featuring Tommy Moll and Bruce Westerman.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Watch the attached video of the April 19 debate between the Republican candidates for Arkansas 2nd District Congress featuring Ann Clemmer, French Hill and Colonel Reynolds.