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Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens continues push for lobbyist gift ban in State of the State address

In his first address to a joint session of the Missouri General Assembly, Gov. Eric Greitens on Tuesday night urged lawmakers to overcome years of gridlock and finally ban lawmakers from accepting gifts from lobbyists. The new governor took office Jan. 9.

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Sam Brownback says he's willing to talk about tax policy

The Kansas Governor said Tuesday that he was open to discussing tax proposals.
Hunter Woodall The Kansas City Star
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Sam Brownback says he's willing to talk about tax policy

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Kansas trooper’s dashcam shows semitrailer losing control on I-70

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Missouri's new governor and first lady dance at Inaugural Ball

Eric Greitens sworn in as Missouri's 56th governor 1:18

Eric Greitens sworn in as Missouri's 56th governor