map http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Morning headlines: Tuesday, August 14, 2012 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-tuesday-august-14-2012 <p><strong>MAP scores released</strong></p><p>The St. Louis school district could be a year away from regaining partial accreditation.&nbsp; Missouri&#39;s Annual Performance Reports, or MAP scores, have been released today.&nbsp; They show that St. Louis city schools have met seven standards, including one academic standard.&nbsp;</p><p>Education Commissioner Chris Nicastro says they&#39;re looking for sustained improvement over time.</p> Tue, 14 Aug 2012 14:20:35 +0000 Julie Bierach, Marshall Griffin & The Associated Press 4312 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Tuesday, August 14, 2012 Mo. House, Senate negotiators fail to agree on redistricting maps http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-house-senate-negotiators-fail-agree-redistricting-maps <p><a href="http://www.house.mo.gov/">House</a> and <a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/">Senate</a> negotiators have failed to reach an agreement on a congressional redistricting map before today&rsquo;s self-imposed deadline.</p><p>Republican House&nbsp;leaders had wanted a compromise map ready to pass before Easter Weekend, in order to have time to override a potential veto from Democratic <a href="http://governor.mo.gov/">Governor Jay Nixon </a>during the regular session. Fri, 22 Apr 2011 11:22:54 +0000 Marshall Griffin 1017 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. House, Senate negotiators fail to agree on redistricting maps Mo. Senate begins redistricting debate http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-senate-begins-redistricting-debate <p>The congressional redistricting map passed by the <a href="http://www.house.mo.gov/">Missouri House </a>last week is now in the hands of the <a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/">State Senate</a>.</p><p>And the consensus so far is that both Democrats and Republicans don&rsquo;t like it. Wed, 13 Apr 2011 00:53:30 +0000 Marshall Griffin 940 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. Senate begins redistricting debate Mo. House committee releases alternate redistricting map http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-house-committee-releases-alternate-redistricting-map <p>A <a href="http://house.mo.gov/">Missouri House</a> committee tasked with redrawing the state&#39;s congressional districts has released<a href="http://www.house.mo.gov/largemap.aspx?map=2"> an alternate map</a> submitted by Democrats on the committee.</p><p><a href="http://www.house.mo.gov/largemap.aspx?map=1">The first map</a>, favored by the committee&#39;s Republican majority, was made public last Wednesday. Mon, 04 Apr 2011 00:02:43 +0000 Marshall Griffin 865 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. House committee releases alternate redistricting map Negative feedback for Mo. House committee's redistricting map http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/negative-feedback-mo-house-committees-redistricting-map <p>A <a href="http://www.house.mo.gov/default.aspx">State House</a> committee&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.house.mo.gov/largemap.aspx">plan to redraw Missouri&rsquo;s congressional districts </a>is drawing fire from both urban and rural residents and from both political parties.</p><p>The state is losing a seat in Congress based on the latest <a href="http://2010.census.gov/2010census/data/">U.S. Census </a>figures. Thu, 31 Mar 2011 23:22:54 +0000 Marshall Griffin 855 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Negative feedback for Mo. House committee's redistricting map First Mo. congressional redistricting maps released http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/first-mo-congressional-redistricting-maps-released <p>A GOP-chaired House committee on redistricting has released the first map showing how Missouri&rsquo;s congressional districts may soon look.</p><p>Missouri <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-il-lose-seats-congress-st-louis-districts-suspected-targets-reapportionment">is losing a seat in Congress</a>, dropping from nine to eight, based on figures from the <a href="http://2010.census.gov/2010census/data/">2010 census</a>. Wed, 30 Mar 2011 23:57:43 +0000 Marshall Griffin 842 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org First Mo. congressional redistricting maps released