Coming up on the first anniversary of the tornado in Joplin
Handicapping the Missouri Senate race
The Missouri Record notes that Politico offered its take on the Missouri Senate race, looking at both sides of the aisle.
Kansas GOP lawmakers push income tax cuts forward
The Wichitopekington notes that a Kansas Senate tax committee moved a plan to cut income taxes forward against the objections of Democratic lawmakers.
The Kansas House doesn't need to weigh in on Agenda 21
The Wichita Eagle Blog argues that the Kansas House Federal and State Affairs Committee shouldn't be wasting time with a hearing debating a resolution over the United Nations' Agenda 21.
Missouri House passes teacher seniority bill
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch Political Fix writes that the GOP leadership in the Missouri House helped pass a bill that would tie teacher layoffs to performance rather than seniority.
Could Sanders be a candidate for a Circuit Court bench?
Tony's Kansas City speculates that Jackson County Executive Mike Sanders could be on the short list for a potential Circuit Court judge opening.