Tag: State Sen. Jamilah Nasheed

Sen. RELEASE: Nasheed’s utility amendment generates $10 million annually for St. Louis city

JEFFERSON CITY — The Missouri General Assembly gave final approval to a piece of utility infrastructure legislation that included an amendment from State Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, that will provide an estimated $10 million for the City of St. Louis every year. The Missouri General Assembly truly agreed to and finally passed House Bill 1991, the Uniform Small Wireless Facility Deployment Act. This legislation addresses the use of the right-of-way for the collocation of […]

RELEASE: Senator Jamilah Nasheed calls for indictment following attorney general’s press conference

JEFFERSON CITY — State Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, announced she is calling on the St. Louis circuit attorney to file charges against the governor following the statements made by the Missouri attorney general on Tuesday. The attorney general announced that his office had discovered possible wrongdoing by the governor relating to a charity he founded and a list of the charity’s donors. The attorney general alleges the governor took the donor list and used […]

RELEASE: Senator Nasheed presents legislation to move confederate monuments and ban the sale of Confederate flags

JEFFERSON CITY — State Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, presented legislation to relocate Confederate monuments across the state to a state historical site. Senate Bill 584 requires that Confederate monuments and plaques located across the state to be transferred to the Confederate Memorial State Historical Site in Higginsville, MO. “Let’s stop believing the false narrative that the Civil War was fought over states’ rights,” said Sen. Nasheed. “These people were rebels against our country and […]

RELEASE: Senator Jamilah Nasheed calls for knowingly inducing a suicide to be made a crime

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – State Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, presented Senate Bill 791 to the Missouri Senate’s Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence Committee. Also known as “Kenny’s Law,” this bill would allow a person to be charged with second degree involuntary manslaughter if they knowingly cause someone to commit suicide. This includes causing someone to commit suicide through the use of a cellphone or other electronic device. “Our society has a problem with […]

RELESE: Senator Jamilah Nasheed to host sex trafficking awareness day at the state capitol

JEFFERSON CITY — State Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, announced details surrounding Missouri’s annual Sex Trafficking Awareness Day at the State Capitol. The annual event will take place on Jan. 23, 2018. The event is intended to shine light on the dangers of sex trafficking in Missouri and provide lawmakers and the public with vital information regarding the issue. One in 6 of the 18,500 runways reported to the National Center for Missing and Exploited […]