Paul Curtman http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Missouri House Weighs Role Of Bike Travel In Transportation Spending http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/missouri-house-weighs-role-bike-travel-transportation-spending <p>Missouri lawmakers are weighing what role bicycles should play in the future of transportation spending.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 20:53:12 +0000 Joseph Leahy 35050 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Missouri House Weighs Role Of Bike Travel In Transportation Spending Amid Nationwide Scramble, Missouri Seeks To Stand Out To Nab Boeing's 777X http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/amid-nationwide-scramble-missouri-seeks-stand-out-nab-boeings-777x <p>The opportunity was too good to pass up.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When Boeing decided to move production of its&nbsp;777X&nbsp;passenger plane out of Seattle, states across the country were eager to offer their services. Missouri's political and business leaders were no exception. &nbsp;They simply couldn't miss out on the chance to cement thousands of high-paying jobs for decades to come.</span></p><p></p> Fri, 27 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Jason Rosenbaum 32480 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Amid Nationwide Scramble, Missouri Seeks To Stand Out To Nab Boeing's 777X Politically Speaking: Rep. Curtman On Downsizing Government, Boeing And Taxes http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/politically-speaking-rep-curtman-downsizing-government-boeing-and-taxes <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Every week, St. Louis Public Radio and The Beacon's Chris McDaniel joins Jo&nbsp;Mannies&nbsp;and Jason&nbsp;Rosenbaum&nbsp;to talk about the week’s politics.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 19 Dec 2013 23:15:49 +0000 Jason Rosenbaum & Jo Mannies 32424 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Politically Speaking: Rep. Curtman On Downsizing Government, Boeing And Taxes Mo. House Committee On Downsizing State Govt. Submits Findings To Speaker http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-house-committee-downsizing-state-govt-submits-findings-speaker <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The chair of a&nbsp;Missouri House committee looking at ways to downsize state government says they've handed off their findings to the <a href="http://house.mo.gov/member.aspx?district=110">Speaker's office</a>.</span></p> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 21:21:41 +0000 Marshall Griffin 28592 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. House Committee On Downsizing State Govt. Submits Findings To Speaker Downsizing State Government Tour Ends At Mo. Capitol http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/downsizing-state-government-tour-ends-mo-capitol <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A Missouri House committee looking at ways to downsize state government wrapped up its three-day tour across the state with three meetings Thursday, in St. Joseph, Columbia, and at the State Capitol in Jefferson City.</span></p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 00:35:29 +0000 Marshall Griffin 28366 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Downsizing State Government Tour Ends At Mo. Capitol Touring Committee Seeks Ways To Downsize Missouri State Government http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/touring-committee-seeks-ways-downsize-missouri-state-government <p>An interim committee kicked off its statewide tour in St. Louis County on Tuesday, gathering small business owners and other citizens to voice their ideas for ways to shrink Missouri's government.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The "Missouri House Committee on Downsizing State Government" is chaired by Rep. Paul </span>Curtman<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> (R-Franklin County).</span></p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 19:30:42 +0000 Chris McDaniel 28284 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Touring Committee Seeks Ways To Downsize Missouri State Government Mo. lawmakers propose ban on Islamic law http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-lawmakers-propose-ban-islamic-law <p>Missouri lawmakers have proposed legislation aimed at preventing Missouri courts from applying laws from foreign countries and those based on Sharia, the Islamic religious law.</p> Mon, 14 Mar 2011 19:38:31 +0000 The Associated Press 715 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. lawmakers propose ban on Islamic law