KSMU News http://ksmu.org/articles/Capitol%20News en Lawmakers Send Criminal Code Revision to Governor http://ksmu.org/article/lawmakers-send-criminal-code-revision-governor-82702 <p>Missouri lawmakers have sent Governor Jay Nixon a bill that would rewrite the state&rsquo;s criminal code for the first time in more than 30 years. Marshall Griffin has details.</p> <p><a href="http://ksmu.org/article/lawmakers-send-criminal-code-revision-governor-82702" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Capitol News Business Politics Person Location Person Party Marshall Griffin no Thu, 24 Apr 2014 22:46:48 +0000 Marshall Griffin 82702 at http://ksmu.org Horses, River Access, and a Debate: the Ozark National Scenic Riverways Plan http://ksmu.org/article/horses-river-access-and-debate-ozark-national-scenic-riverways-plan-82244 <p>The Ozark National Scenic Riverways consists of 134 miles of crystal-clear, spring-fed rivers in south-central Missouri. The Riverways are run by the National Park Service. But as KSMU&rsquo;s Jennifer Davidson reports,&nbsp; the Park Service&rsquo;s new General Management Plan is causing waves across the state. Here&rsquo;s the second half of our series.</p> <p><a href="http://ksmu.org/article/horses-river-access-and-debate-ozark-national-scenic-riverways-plan-82244" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Capitol News Candidate Position Company Location Ozark National Scenic Riverways Punctuation Jennifer Davidson no Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:43:30 +0000 Jennifer Davidson 82244 at http://ksmu.org As Controversy Heats Up Over Federal Riverways Plan, Lawmakers Eye a Bill That Would Return Land to Missouri http://ksmu.org/article/controversy-heats-over-federal-riverways-plan-lawmakers-eye-bill-would-return-land-mi-82197 <p>There&rsquo;s a controversy brewing in the central Ozarks region between locals and the federal government.&nbsp; The two have been at odds many times before, but this time, it&rsquo;s gone a step further. KSMU&rsquo;s Jennifer Davidson reports in the first half of our two-part series on the new management plan for the Ozark National Scenic Riverways.</p> <p><a href="http://ksmu.org/article/controversy-heats-over-federal-riverways-plan-lawmakers-eye-bill-would-return-land-mi-82197" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Capitol News Arts and Entertainment Business Culture Diversions Economy Education Election Environment Interviews Local History Ozarks Culture People and Places Missouri Jennifer Davidson no Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:34:01 +0000 Jennifer Davidson 82197 at http://ksmu.org Medicaid Expansion Stalled — But Not Dead — In Missouri Legislature http://ksmu.org/article/medicaid-expansion-stalled-not-dead-missouri-legislature-82081 <p>Supporters of Medicaid expansion in Missouri continue to work toward swaying opponents in the General Assembly over to their side. Marshall Griffin takes a closer look.</p> <p><a href="http://ksmu.org/article/medicaid-expansion-stalled-not-dead-missouri-legislature-82081" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Capitol News Medicaid Business Economy Education Health Politics Person Party 111th United States Congress Federal assistance in the United States Hospitality Marshall Griffin no Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:30:02 +0000 Marshall Griffin 82081 at http://ksmu.org Faith Community Rallies in Springfield for Medicaid Expansion http://ksmu.org/article/faith-community-rallies-springfield-medicaid-expansion-81758 <p>With the theme of human dignity and moral leadership, a Thursday night rally by Springfield Faith Voices aimed to convince the Missouri Legislature to expand Medicaid. KSMU&rsquo;s Scott Harvey was there and has this report.</p> <p><a href="http://ksmu.org/article/faith-community-rallies-springfield-medicaid-expansion-81758" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Capitol News Business Economy Health Politics Religion Person Party Federal assistance in the United States Religion Scott Harvey no Fri, 11 Apr 2014 04:26:37 +0000 Scott Harvey 81758 at http://ksmu.org