The Associated Press - Law & Lawmakers
Supreme Court rejects Missouri man with 241-year prison term
WASHINGTON (AP) The Supreme Court has turned down an appeal from a man who committed robbery and other crimes on a single day when he was 16 and now isn't eligible for parole until he's 112 years old.
Apr 23 1:48PM AP

Missouri lawmakers consider withholding bills from Greitens
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) Missouri's Senate leaders are considering holding off on sending bills to Gov. Eric Greitens amid multiple investigations into the governor's personal and professional life.
Apr 20 11:11PM AP

Missouri legislators approve numerous changes to elections
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) Missouri legislators approved numerous changes Thursday to local elections, including allowing voters to request absentee ballots by email.
Apr 20 9:32PM AP

Missouri legislature approves several election changes
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) The Missouri Legislature has approved a bill that makes several changes to local elections.
Apr 20 6:52PM AP

Missouri bill lowers income taxes for Guard and reserves
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) The Missouri Legislature has passed a bill to lower income taxes for some members of the military.
Apr 19 10:25PM AP

Missouri House passes bill on Sunshine Law investigations
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) Missouri's attorney general would have new authority in investigations of potential Sunshine Law and open records law violations under a bill passed by the House.
Apr 19 8:17PM AP

Missouri Senate approves Greitens' ethics commission nominee
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) The Missouri Senate has approved one of Gov. Eric Greitens' nominees for the Missouri Ethics Commission.
Apr 19 6:57PM AP

Missouri Senate tax cut plan stalls over cost concerns
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) A proposed Missouri tax overhaul to cut state personal and corporate income taxes and eliminate some deductions stalled Thursday amid concerns over an estimated $126 million price tag, signaling Republican-led efforts to change state tax policy this year could be in trouble.
Apr 19 6:56PM AP

Missouri governor banks on public backing in not resigning
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) Accused of sexual and political misconduct, Republican Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is defying calls to resign from top lawmakers in his own party while instead banking on steady support from the voters who backed his populist campaign against "corrupt insiders" and "career politicians.
Apr 18 10:30PM AP

Missouri House passes tax overhaul
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) Missouri House members have passed legislation to cut the current income tax rates of 6.25 percent for businesses and 5.
Apr 18 6:33PM AP

Missouri House moves to strengthen open records law
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) The Missouri House gave initial approval Tuesday to a bill that would beef up the state's open records law.
Apr 18 1:43AM AP

Missouri House passes tax overhaul
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) Missouri House members have passed legislation to cut the current income tax rates of 6.25 percent for businesses and 5.
Apr 18 1:20AM AP

AP NewsAlert
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) Missouri Republican legislative leaders call on GOP Gov. Eric Greitens to resign; Greitens says he won't quit.
Apr 18 12:32AM AP

The Latest: House Democrat again asks Greitens to resign
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) The Latest on allegations against Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens (all times local):
Apr 17 5:17PM AP

AP-MO--Missouri News Coverage Advisory, MO
Good morning! Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in Missouri. Heather Hollingsworth is on the desk. Questions about today's coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to 800-852-4844 or 816-421-4844 or apkansascity@ap.
Apr 17 2:59PM AP

Recent Missouri editorials
The Independence Examiner, April 13
Apr 17 1:01PM AP

Missouri lawmakers return to work under Greitens cloud
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) Missouri lawmakers head into the final weeks of this year's legislative session with allegations of sexual misconduct against Gov. Eric Greitens threatening to distract from Republicans' legislative agenda.
Apr 17 4:14AM AP

The Latest: Greitens campaign pays $25,000 to law firm
ST. LOUIS (AP) The Latest on the investigation of Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens (all times local):
Apr 17 12:13AM AP

Missouri ethics nominees: No promises made to Greitens
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) Gov. Eric Greitens' two nominees to the Missouri Ethics Commission said they did not promise anything to anybody in exchange for their nominations.
Apr 16 7:40PM AP

Missouri considers unprecedented addiction help for moms
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) The Missouri Senate is considering a bill that would extend Medicaid for new mothers struggling with addiction, a notable expansion for a state that did not expand Medicaid after the Affordable Care Act passed in 2010.
Apr 14 6:15PM AP