NP Spotlight is a regular (weekly-ish) feature providing updates on local and statewide legislation and governance, links to significant information, and general news about Northland Progress. Northland Progress announces action plans, “In for 10” with Jason Kander Northland Progress has announced plans to combat vote suppression, support ethics reform, and…

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NP Spotlight is a regular (weekly-ish) feature providing updates on local and statewide legislation and governance, links to significant information, and general news about Northland Progress. The 2017 session of the Missouri General Assembly came to a dramatic close on Friday, May 12, and the consequences of the legislature’s…

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NP Spotlight is a regular (weekly-ish) feature providing updates on local and statewide legislation and governance, links to significant information, and general news about Northland Progress. Despite efforts by some, MO Senate punts on ethics reform For years, local pundits, politicians and members of the public have called for…

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NP Spotlight is a regular (weekly-ish) feature providing updates on local and statewide legislation and governance, links to significant information, and general news about Northland Progress. Republican split leads to full funding for Missouri public school formula For the first time since its adoption twelve years ago, it looks…

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NP Spotlight is a regular (weekly-ish) feature providing updates on local and statewide legislation and governance, links to significant information, and general news about Northland Progress. MO Senate to vote on “tax credit scholarship” (AKA private school voucher) bill this week As reported in last week’s Spotlight, despite the…

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NP Spotlight is a regular (weekly-ish) feature providing updates on local and statewide legislation and governance, links to significant information, and general news about Northland Progress. Wednesday, May 24 @ KC Improv in Zona Rosa – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway Mark your calendars for the next Northland Progress…

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NP Spotlight is a regular (weekly-ish) feature providing updates on local and statewide legislation and governance, links to significant information, and general news about Northland Progress. Corruption continues in Jeff City, Auditor Galloway to investigate while Gov. Greitens “shoots blanks” Conflicts of interest and dark money continue to cloud the…

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NP Spotlight is a regular (weekly-ish) feature providing updates on local and statewide legislation and governance, links to significant information, and general news about Northland Progress. MO House Republicans vote down Medicaid expansion, deny 300,000 low-income Missourians health care Despite U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan’s statement that the Affordable…

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The Greater Kansas City AFL-CIO is hosting a training event Wednesday, March 29 at IBEW 124, 303 E. 103rd Terrace, Kansas City, MO 64114. Training will be provided for voter registration and signature gathering for a petition to put the anti-union “right to work” law on the ballot and let…

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NP Spotlight is a regular (weekly-ish) feature providing updates on local and statewide legislation and governance, links to significant information, and general news about Northland Progress. House narrowly approves charter school expansion, northland legislators split on the issue On Thursday morning, the Missouri House of Representatives narrowly approved a…

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