Casey Guernsey http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Mo. Gen. Assembly Sends Targeted Prevailing Wage Bill To Gov. Nixon http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-gen-assembly-sends-targeted-prevailing-wage-bill-gov-nixon <p>The Missouri General Assembly has sent <a href="http://gov.mo.gov/">Governor Jay Nixon</a> (D)&nbsp;legislation that would provide a targeted roll back of the state's prevailing wage.</p> Tue, 07 May 2013 01:29:42 +0000 Marshall Griffin 26138 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. Gen. Assembly Sends Targeted Prevailing Wage Bill To Gov. Nixon Mo. House Passes Bill Criminalizing Enforcement Of Federal Gun Laws http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-house-passes-bill-criminalizing-enforcement-federal-gun-laws <p>The Missouri House has passed legislation that declares any future federal ban on semi-automatic weapons or large capacity clips is "unenforceable" in Missouri.</p> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 05:26:47 +0000 Marshall Griffin 25761 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. House Passes Bill Criminalizing Enforcement Of Federal Gun Laws Mo. House Passes Bill Allowing Some Schools To Waive Prevailing Wage http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-house-passes-bill-allowing-some-schools-waive-prevailing-wage <P>The <A href="http://house.mo.gov/default.aspx">Missouri House</A> has passed legislation <A href="http://house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HB34&amp;year=2013&amp;code=R">that would allow some school districts to exempt themselves from the prevailing wage requirement</A> for construction and maintenance projects.</P> <P>The sponsor,&nbsp;<A href="http://house.mo.gov/member.aspx?district=002&amp;year=2013">State Representative&nbsp;Casey Guernsey</A> (R, Bethany), says it will allow rural schools in particular to be able to afford much-needed expansions and upgrades. Fri, 01 Mar 2013 00:43:19 +0000 Marshall Griffin 9764 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. House Passes Bill Allowing Some Schools To Waive Prevailing Wage