JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) " The Missouri House took a key first step Tuesday toward repealing the state's "prevailing wage" requirement for public construction projects, the latest in a series of moves.. New Zealand Herald
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens said Tuesday that President Donald Trump may be considering whether to halt or delay a federal identification requirement that could soon.. CNSNews.com Also reported by •FOXNews.com
President Donald Trump signed an executive order that will roll back environmental regulations put in place by the Obama Administration. The order includes directing the EPA to suspend, revise, or.. Source: KOZL -
Former St. Peters Mayor Shawn Brown pleaded guilty to one charge of mail fraud after stealing $65,054 from his employer for personal use from April 2011 through May 2014, according to the U.S... bizjournals
The National Rifle Association is investing $1 million of its own money in the Senate confirmation battle over Judge Neil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee.
The group.. Huffington Post
Developing drought tolerant corn that makes efficient use of available water will be vital to sustain the estimated 9 billion global population by 2050. In March 2014, the National Science Foundation.. Science Daily
Robert Murray, owner of the world’s largest private coal company, said this week that he’s told President Donald Trump he can’t single-handedly revive the coal business.
“Can the coal.. Huffington Post
The Dakota Access pipeline is ready to start shipping crude oil from North Dakota’s Bakken play south to Illinois, project operator Energy Transfer Partners said in a regulatory filing yesterday. The.. OilPrice.com
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Blue collar job growth was strong in February, with the total number of jobs in manufacturing, construction, and mining rising by 0.5 percent. (The Bureau of Labor.. Eurasia Review
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lisa A. Rickard, President of the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform (ILR), made the following statement today on passage of H.B. 153 to address expert evidence.. Business Wire
Most people don't enjoy paying taxes, but they are vital to financing important programs and projects from which US citizens benefit.
In a way, taxes are sort of like an investment. Taxpayers.. Business Insider
JOPLIN, Mo. (AP) — A southwestern Missouri teenager has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for fatally shooting his 12-year-old sister. The Joplin Globe (http://bit.ly/2ncOK36 ) reports that.. Seattle Times Also reported by •FOXNews.com
The Internal Revenue Service is seeking civic-minded volunteers to serve on the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (TAP), a federal advisory committee that listens to taxpayers, identifies major taxpayer concerns.. PRWeb
Occupational medicine is a way for employers to improve employee health and reduce costs. Missouri employers like Cartwright Company, Kawasaki, and Park Hill School District are on the forefront of.. bizjournals
Fandango announced a major expansion at CinemaCon on Tuesday, revealing that the online ticketer has added more than 1,000 new screens in the United States. The Los Angeles company now serves 29,000.. bizjournals
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Democratic senator says she is looking into whether drugmakers are contributing to an overuse of pain killers by Americans. Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri is asking U.S... Seattle Times