Allison Kite | Missouri Independent
Allison Kite is a data reporter for The Missouri Independent and Kansas Reflector, with a focus on the environment and agriculture. A graduate of the University of Kansas, she’s covered state government in both Topeka and Jefferson City, and most recently was City Hall reporter for The Kansas City Star.
Gov. Mike Parson says the bill would put Missouri out of compliance with the Clean Air Act, costing millions in federal funding.
Republican lawmakers responded with outrage by moves in Kansas City and St. Louis to reshuffle police funding.
The federal agency is investigating whether Missouri violated civil rights in issuing an air quality permit.