Missouri Senate Debate Could Make a Return Next Week on Proposed Changes to Initiative Petitions

The Missouri Senate has not voted yet on a proposal that would make it tougher to approve a vote of the people through the initiative petition process.

Debate on the proposal could make a return next week because it is a priority for many Republicans.

Initiative petitions are a way to propose laws and constitutional amendments without receiving support from Missouri lawmakers.

Democrats have been blocking a vote on the measure, including Kansas City Senator Lauren Arthur…

Warrensburg Senator Denny Hoskins says changes to protect the Missouri Constitution are very important to ensure our elections are not bought by special out of state interests.