Missouri Rep. Emanuel Cleaver cautioned against reading too much into the stunning defeat Tuesday of 56-year-old Rep. Joe Crowley by political newcomer Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, 28, in New York's Democratic primary.
Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, the state's top law enforcement official, would not specifically say Monday whether he believes people accused of crossing the border illegally have due process rights.
U.S. Rep. Kevin Yoder’s office says that the Overland Park Republican privately met with the secretary of Homeland Security the day before her office moved forward with a plan to end family separations at the southern border.
The Missouri Democratic Party has filed a lawsuit in Cole County in an effort to block Gov. Mike Parson from appointing Senate Majority Leader Mike Kehoe as his lieutenant governor. The party argues that ambiguities in Missouri law require a special election.
Alone in the woods, I stood still in the sunlight and closed my eyes, wanting to remember the moment. And in that instant I was there with my father, as I had been on so many first-spring-days just like this one.