- Senate blocks change to military sex assault cases Updated: Mar-06-14 9:17 pm
- Senate set to vote on military sexual assault bill Updated: Mar-05-14 6:52 pm
- Missouri governor endorses Keystone oil pipeline Updated: Mar-03-14 4:43 pm
- Mo. GOP stresses unity as potential primary looms Updated: Feb-22-14 1:38 pm
- Brunner contemplating Mo. gubernatorial campaign Updated: Feb-14-14 3:57 pm
WASHINGTON - Bowing to the Pentagon, the Senate agreed after impassioned debate Thursday to leave the authority to prosecute rapes and other serious crimes with military commanders in a struggle that highlighted the growing role of women in Congress.
WASHINGTON - The Senate is heading for a showdown over contentious legislation to curb sexual assaults in the military by taking away the authority of senior commanders to prosecute rapes and other serious offenses.
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is in favor of the proposed oil pipeline route through the middle of the United States, joining other Midwestern governors who are urging President Barack Obama to approve its construction.
SPRINGFIELD, Missouri - A potential Republican primary for Missouri governor was stirring concern among some party activists Saturday as hundreds of Republicans gathered for an annual conference - unity being its unofficial theme.
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Former U.S. Senate candidate John Brunner said Friday that he is considering running for Missouri governor in 2016, which could lead to a multi-candidate Republican primary for what will be an open office.