Republican Gov. Eric Greitens faced the first major battle of his political career when he helped Missouri become the nation’s 28th right to work state on Monday.
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens (R.) held his first dinner in the governor’s mansion with foster care families on Tuesday night.
Missouri is one of three states to take up right to work in as many weeks after its House of Representatives passed legislation on Thursday.
A painting that depicts police officers as pigs and has been hanging in a tunnel of the Capitol will be permanently removed next week.
Sheena Greitens, the wife of Missouri’s Republican Governor-elect Eric Greitens, was robbed at gunpoint close to her home on Monday night.
A police officer was killed in Texas and another wounded in Missouri in apparently unrelated ambush-style shootings, while a third officer was shot and wounded in Florida, authorities said on Monday.
Republican Sen. Roy Blunt will retain his seat in the Senate after his Democratic challenger Jason Kander conceded the race Tuesday night.
Just weeks after assuming office as secretary of state in Missouri, Jason Kander approved a legal document allowing a Ku Klux Klan group to become a company.