JEFFERSON CITY * Just as Democrats predicted, legislation that would reverse an ethics reform initiative approved by voters in November has surfaced in the Republican-led Missouri Legislature. In a maneuver engineered by Rep. Dean Plocher, R-Des Peres, a proposal initially introduced to ban lobbyists from giving any gifts to lawmakers has been amended to include changes in the way the state draws its political map.
Thursday, April 18, 2019
Clean Missouri Trashed In Jeff City
Talk of "ethics" in politics is always a bad joke but here's the latest slap in the face to votes and a reminder that Democracy is mostly just for giggles in this part of the world and everywhere else . . . Checkit: