Missouri Department of Revenue http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Same-Sex Married Couples Living In Mo. Will Be Able To File Joint State Tax Returns http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/same-sex-married-couples-living-mo-will-be-able-file-joint-state-tax-returns <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://gov.mo.gov/">Governor Jay Nixon</a> (D) has issued </span><a href="http://gov.mo.gov/orders/2013/13-14.htm" style="line-height: 1.5;">an executive order</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> directing the <a href="http://dor.mo.gov/">Missouri Department of Revenue (</a></span><a href="http://dor.mo.gov/">DOR</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://dor.mo.gov/">)</a> to accept jointly filed state income tax returns from same-sex married couples living in the Show-Me State.</span></p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 20:48:29 +0000 Marshall Griffin 31447 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Same-Sex Married Couples Living In Mo. Will Be Able To File Joint State Tax Returns Mo. House Committee Releases Report Accusing DOR Of Breaking 2009 Anti-REAL ID Law http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-house-committee-releases-report-accusing-dor-breaking-2009-anti-real-id-law <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A <a href="http://house.mo.gov/">Missouri House</a> committee that spent the summer investigating the Department of Revenue (DOR) is officially accusing the state agency of breaking the law.</span></p> Sat, 26 Oct 2013 02:36:37 +0000 Marshall Griffin 30950 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. House Committee Releases Report Accusing DOR Of Breaking 2009 Anti-REAL ID Law Schweich Says Mo. DOR's Now-Defunct Policy Of Scanning Documents Broke State Law http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/schweich-says-mo-dors-now-defunct-policy-scanning-documents-broke-state-law <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">An audit released Monday finds that the Missouri Department of Revenue (DOR) broke state law with its now-defunct policy of scanning documents of driver's license and conceal-carry applicants.</span></p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 21:11:58 +0000 Marshall Griffin 29763 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Schweich Says Mo. DOR's Now-Defunct Policy Of Scanning Documents Broke State Law Special Mo. House Committee Wraps Up Hearings Into Dept. Of Revenue Scanning http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/special-mo-house-committee-wraps-hearings-dept-revenue-scanning <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A special Missouri House committee appointed to look into why the <a href="http://dor.mo.gov/">Department of Revenue</a> began scanning documents of driver's license and conceal-carry applicants has wrapped up its series of hearings this summer.</span></p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 23:47:21 +0000 Marshall Griffin 29252 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Special Mo. House Committee Wraps Up Hearings Into Dept. Of Revenue Scanning Former Mo. DOR Director Appears Before House Committee Investigating Scanning Controversy http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/former-mo-dor-director-appears-house-committee-investigating-scanning-controversy <p>The final day of hearings into the <a href="http://dor.mo.gov/">Department of Revenue</a>'s now-defunct policy of scanning and storing documents of driver's license applicants featured the agency's former director answering questions under oath.</p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 00:04:04 +0000 Marshall Griffin 28532 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Former Mo. DOR Director Appears Before House Committee Investigating Scanning Controversy Mo. House Committee Grills Nixon Officials Over Scanning Documents & Release Of Conceal-Carry List http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-house-committee-grills-nixon-officials-over-scanning-documents-release-conceal-carry-list <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A <a href="http://house.mo.gov/">Missouri House</a> committee looking into the <a href="http://dor.mo.gov/">Department of Revenue's</a> now-defunct policy of scanning documents of driver's license applicants is finally hearing from top officials from <a href="http://gov.mo.gov/">Governor Jay Nixon</a>'s office.</span></p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 23:21:10 +0000 Marshall Griffin 28498 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. House Committee Grills Nixon Officials Over Scanning Documents & Release Of Conceal-Carry List Mo. House Chief Ends Subpoenas For Gov's Staff http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-house-chief-ends-subpoenas-govs-staff <p>Missouri's top House official has dropped an attempt to subpoena members of Gov. Jay Nixon's administration to testify before a committee he created.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">House Speaker Tim Jones had subpoenaed five current Nixon staffers and his former Revenue Department director to testify about changes that were made in Missouri's procedures for issuing driver's licenses.</span></p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 17:49:30 +0000 The Associated Press 28045 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. House Chief Ends Subpoenas For Gov's Staff Politically Speaking: Nixon's Budget Witholding And Vetos, Dooley's Donations http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/politically-speaking-nixons-budget-witholding-and-vetos-dooleys-donations <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’s Chris McDaniel joins the St. Louis Beacon’s Jo Mannies and Jason Rosenbaum to talk about the week’s politics.</p> Thu, 04 Jul 2013 09:30:00 +0000 Chris McDaniel 27934 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Politically Speaking: Nixon's Budget Witholding And Vetos, Dooley's Donations Nixon Signs Bill Blocking Scanning Of Documents For Driver's Licenses http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/nixon-signs-bill-blocking-scanning-documents-drivers-licenses <p>Perhaps in an effort to put an end to an ongoing political battle over the practice, Gov. Jay Nixon has <a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/13info/pdf-bill/tat/SB252.pdf">signed legislation</a> blocking the Department of Revenue from scanning and storing documents required to get a driver's license.</p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 21:44:56 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 27881 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Nixon Signs Bill Blocking Scanning Of Documents For Driver's Licenses Mo. House Hearings On Driver's License Document Scanning Controversy Begin http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-house-hearings-drivers-license-document-scanning-controversy-begin <p><em>Updated 4:38 p.m.</em></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A Missouri House committee formed to investigate the Department of Revenue’s scanning of driver’s license applicants’ documents has begun two days of hearings into the controversy.</span></p> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 20:17:35 +0000 Marshall Griffin & The Associated Press 27751 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. House Hearings On Driver's License Document Scanning Controversy Begin