Day: September 27, 2017

Blunt to hold press conference on introduction of SAFE at Home Act

WASHINGTON– U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.), along with U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar (Minn.), U.S. Representative Jason Smith (Mo.), Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft, and Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon, will hold a press conference tomorrow, Thursday, September 28, 2017, at 4:30 p.m. ET in room SR-485 of the Russell Senate Office Building to announce the introduction of the Safeguarding Addresses from Emerging (SAFE) at Home Act. Press Conference on the SAFE at Home […]

New fresh food kiosks to open at two Metro Transit Centers in North St. Louis County

On Thursday, the Bi-State Development and Metro will launch two fresh food kiosks to North St. Louis County. The initiative will see the implementation of the Link Market Food Kiosk pilot program that will be located at the North Hanley and Wellston Transit Centers in North St. Louis County. The food kiosks will offer healthier food options to Metro transit riders and nearby residents. According to Bi-State Development, this initiative will help provide fresh food who […]

Ed Sheeran to preform at Busch Stadium in 2018

The St. Louis Cardinals are proud to announce multiple GRAMMY® Award-winning global superstar Ed Sheeran will perform at Busch Stadium on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.  This will be Sheeran’s first concert in St. Louis since 2015 and the fourth stop on his 2018 North American stadium tour. To ensure that tickets go to his fans, not scalpers or bots, Sheeran is partnering with Ticketmaster to use the #VerifiedFan system.  Presale registration at […]

Copy and pasting deemed not great for constitutional amendments on podcast

By Michael Layer JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – With Amendment 2 in effect for a few months now, #moleg podcast sat down with Chuck Hatfield, longtime attorney superstar in the Capitol, campaign finance extraordinaire, and a partner at Stinson Leonard Street law firm. The law, which took effect in June, establishes that candidate committees cannot donate to other candidate committees or political action committees (PACs). It also says that labor unions and corporations (both in and […]

Blunt to hold hearing on TSA aviation security reforms

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.), chairman of the Commerce Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security, will convene a hearing tomorrow, Thursday, September 28, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. ET in room SR-253 of the Russell Senate Office Building. The hearing, titled “TSA Modernization: Improvements to Aviation Security,” will examine key reform proposals in upcoming legislation to reform and improve aviation security policy and programs at the TSA. This hearing builds on Committee oversight […]