Posts Tagged State governments

Judge weighing Missouri lawmaker lawsuit over Rams stadium

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri state lawmaker asked a judge to block Gov. Jay Nixon from working on plans to build a new NFL stadium in St. Louis, calling the effort a misuse of taxpayer dollars for an “illegal purpose.”

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California bill seeks to make cheerleaders team employees

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers are sending Gov. Jerry Brown a bill making it clear that professional cheerleaders are sports team employees.

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PawSox stadium opponents to rally at state house

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Opponents of a new stadium for the Pawtucket Red Sox want lawmakers to know where they stand as the legislative session ends.

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