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Missouri Senator Dan Hegeman: Improving Missouri’s Business and Legal Climates

Missouri State Senator Dan Hegeman represents parts of northern Clay County. For more information on our Opinion Section and why we publish these updates from legislators please click HERE. Our judicial system was founded on the principle that a person is innocent until proven guilty. Unfortunately, recent Supreme Court rulings …

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Senator Claire McCaskill: 15 in 15′

United States Senator Claire McCaskill

Senator Claire McCaskill is the senior United States Senator from Missouri. This is a recap of 2015 that she sent out to start the year. For more information on our Opinion Section please click here. 2015 was a year that showed—even in a time when gridlock and paralysis seems like the norm in …

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State Senator Kurt Schaefer Seeks to End St. Louis and Kansas City Earnings Tax

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Sen. Kurt Schaefer, R-­Columbia, has pre-­filed a bill for the 2016 legislative session that would repeal the St. Louis and Kansas City earnings tax. The bill, Missouri SB 575 (2016), is no surprise to those who read Schaefer’s interim letter to senate colleagues demanding action against Kansas City and …

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8/31/15 Missouri Business Today from the Missouri Department of Economic Development

The Northland News

The following information is from the Missouri Department of Economic Development.  Missouri food businesses announce local expansion plans Two Missouri-based food businesses recently announced plans to invest and grow their local workforce. In order to increase production, Kansas City-based industrial food equipment manufacturer Shick USA will expand to a nearby …

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Representative Ken Wilson: August 2015 Capitol Report

Missouri State Representative Ken Wilson represents district 12 in the Missouri State House of Representatives. This is his August Capitol Report. In it he discusses his position on the bonding efforts and the proposed prescription drug registry. For more information on our Opinion Section please click here. Position on Stadium Bonding Efforts Governor Nixon …

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Senator Rob Schaaf Declares Position on Second St. Louis Rams Stadium

The Northland News Commentary

Senator Rob Schaaf represents Buchanan and Platte Counties in the Missouri Senate. This is a letter that he sent to Governor Jay Nixon regarding the potential bonding of a second football stadium for the St. Louis Rams. For more information on our Opinion Section please click here. JEFFERSON CITY — Senator Rob …

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Clay County Missouri “In The News” July 29, 2015

Clay County Missouri Map

It’s been a slow few days with some of the other news outlets with regards to Clay County. Southwestern Hearing Centers, a St. Louis based provider, will be opening a store in North Kansas City. This will be one of eleven stores opened in the metro. From the St. Louis …

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