Show-Me No Ethics In Missouri???

State house update . . . Promises of reform following scandal plagued 2016 from the GOP and Democrats have quickly been forgotten in Jeff City:

Goodbye to all that? Missouri lawmakers dragging feet on lobbyist-gift ban

Free stuff from lobbyists - anything from free meals to concert and game tickets to trips abroad - are part of the perks of being a lawmaker. Such gifts, though, have been on the chopping block for a couple of years, with Missouri Republican legislative leaders and now Gov.