Wanda Brown http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Mo. House Passes Another Gun Rights Bill http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-house-passes-another-gun-rights-bill <p>The <a href="http://house.mo.gov/">Missouri House</a> has passed yet another bill that would expand the rights of gun owners and reduce the role of the state Department of Revenue.</p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 21:16:40 +0000 Marshall Griffin 25951 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. House Passes Another Gun Rights Bill Mo. House Committee Considers Bill To Revoke Public Assistance To Some Immigrants http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-house-committee-considers-bill-revoke-public-assistance-some-immigrants <p><a href="http://house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HB765&amp;year=2013&amp;code=R">Legislation that would repeal public assistance for some immigrants </a>is being considered by a <a href="http://house.mo.gov/">Missouri House</a> committee.</p> Sun, 14 Apr 2013 11:30:00 +0000 Marshall Griffin 25393 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. House Committee Considers Bill To Revoke Public Assistance To Some Immigrants Mo. House votes to add gun owners to state's protected groups http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-house-votes-add-gun-owners-states-protected-groups <p><a href="http://house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HB1621&amp;year=2012&amp;code=R">Legislation that would add gun owners to the state&rsquo;s list of protected minority groups </a>has passed the <a href="http://house.mo.gov/">Missouri House</a>.</p><p>Under the bill, gun owners&nbsp;who&nbsp;carry their firearms with them in a lawful manner&nbsp;(i.e.&nbsp;possess a concealed-carry permit)&nbsp;cannot be fired, denied benefits, or otherwise discriminated against.&nbsp; It was sponsored by&nbsp;<a href="http://house.mo.gov/member.aspx?district=116&amp;year=2012">State Rep.&nbsp;Wanda Brown </a>(R,&nbsp;Cole Camp). Thu, 08 Mar 2012 21:38:03 +0000 Marshall Griffin 3232 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. House votes to add gun owners to state's protected groups