Every group of people has a right to choose their compatriots according to their core values and beliefs starting on a very small scale, such as within a family or friends, to the levels of city, state and country, a Missourian reader writes.
Bert Malone, vice president of Missouri Public Health Association, thinks investing in public health funding will strengthen the nation's health infrastructure.
With elections Tuesday, voters need to keep in mind some important things.
The senator's support of cap-and-trade system and EPA regulations could cost Missouri residents.
U.S. representative candidate Teresa Hensley's stance on environmental and farm issues shows she's a match for Missouri's Fourth District.
The drop-off in Missouri judicial retention elections was 16 percent in 2010.
The increased tax will reduce the number of smokers, especially among young people; provide programs to reduce and prevent tobacco use; and will provide needed funds for public education at all levels, elementary, secondary, college and university.
The new carts cause problems for residents with disabilities and senior citizens.
As education leaders, our job is to cultivate the student as a whole, to help them grow and thrive personally, and to care for their health and safety so that one day, their contributions can benefit all of society.
If Mitt Romney and other Republicans are elected in November, the super-rich will score another victory in their class war against the middle and lower classes.
We support Proposition 1 for children’s vital services in mental health, crisis intervention, and child abuse.
Proposition 1 will establish a Community Children's Service Fund in Boone County to provide support for the emotional and mental health needs of our children.
Missouri's eminent domain reform bill does not really protect landowners, as Koster touts.
The League of Women Voters wants everyone to prevent partisan judicial selections and vote no on Amendment 3.
Janet Thompson brings a sense of civic responsibility and professional ethics to the race for Northern District Boone County Commissioner, Columbia resident Russel Breyfogle writes.
Janet Thompson has all the right attributes to serve as the Northern District Boone County Commissioner.
Missouri residents fear Section 537.340 of the Missouri Revised Statutes will infringe on property and due process rights.
A common aspect of Halloween costumes are over-the-counter colored contact lenses, which can potentially cause serious eye infection, injuries and blindness.
With a stock of nuclear weapons on both sides, conflict over missile defense shields and strategic war plans with nuclear strike options, U.S.-Russian relations haven't entirely left the Cold War behind.
The candidates for Boone County Northern District Commissioner have been polite and to the point, which has allowed people to learn more about them and their plans for office, Rocheport resident Rob Fleming writes. Fleming supports Janet Thompson because he has seen her intellect and work ethic firsthand.