contract http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Mayoral Rivals Spar Over Who Should Negotiate Contracts http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mayoral-rivals-spar-over-who-should-negotiate-contracts <p>Tensions between the two main Democrats running for mayor of St. Louis were on broad display today during a dispute over who should negotiate contracts with St. Louis city employees.</p> Thu, 17 Jan 2013 00:34:38 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 8429 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mayoral Rivals Spar Over Who Should Negotiate Contracts New Mo. House committee to examine state govt. contracts http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/new-mo-house-committee-examine-state-govt-contracts <p>A new temporary committee has been created in the<a href="http://house.mo.gov/default.aspx"> Missouri House </a>to examine how the<a href="http://oa.mo.gov/">&nbsp;Governor&rsquo;s Office of Administration&nbsp;(OA)&nbsp;</a>awards government contracts.</p><p>The Interim Committee on Government Bidding and Contracting may also be used to recommend new legislation for next year&rsquo;s regular session.&nbsp;&nbsp;<a href="http://house.mo.gov/member.aspx?year=2012&amp;district=092">State Representative&nbsp;Sue Allen </a>(R,&nbsp;Town and Country) will chair the committee.&nbsp; She says last year&rsquo;s controversy surrounding former Medicaid contractor SynCare LLC&nbsp;played a part in the committee&rsquo;s creation. Thu, 14 Jun 2012 22:09:51 +0000 Marshall Griffin 3917 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org New Mo. House committee to examine state govt. contracts St. Louis Public Schools superintendent Adams agrees to contract extension http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-public-schools-superintendent-adams-agrees-contract-extension <p>The <a href="http://www.slps.org/slps/site/default.asp">St. Louis Public School District</a> won&#39;t see a change in its superintendent for the next three years.</p><p>The <a href="http://www.slps.org/19621051994153557/site/default.asp">Special Administrative Board</a> of the St. Louis Public School District announced this morning that <a href="http://www.slps.org/19621051994058820/blank/browse.asp?a=383&amp;BMDRN=2000&amp;BCOB=0&amp;c=55291&amp;19621051994058820Nav=|74|&amp;NodeID=74">Kelvin Adams</a>, its current superintendent, has agreed to a three-year contract extension.</p> Tue, 22 Feb 2011 17:40:30 +0000 Kelsey Proud 582 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Public Schools superintendent Adams agrees to contract extension No deal for Pujols today. Now what? http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/no-deal-pujols-today-now-what <p>First basemen Albert Pujols is entering his eleventh season as a St. Louis Cardinal, and now, it&#39;s looking like it might be his last.</p><p>Albert Pujols&#39; spring training deadline for a new contract with the St. Louis Cardinals came and went today without a deal.</p><p>The Cardinals say they tried to reach agreement with Pujols for several months and they are &quot;greatly disappointed&quot; they were unsuccessful. General Manager John Mozeliak says at Pujols&#39; request, no more talks will be held until the end of the season.</p> Wed, 16 Feb 2011 21:22:27 +0000 Adam Allington, Bill Raack & Kelsey Proud 548 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org No deal for Pujols today. Now what?