Must Read- Jan. 27, 2014: GOP Primary, Kevin Elmer, MU Class on Kanye West
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GOP Presidential Primary:
Out of the Republican National Committee winter meeting came new rules for the primary election.
- RNC tightens 2016 primary calendar, rules. (The Hill)
- RNC moves to shrink 2016 primary calendar. (Washington Post)
- Krauthammer: RNC plans will make "huge difference." (Fox News)
Queen Latifa officiated the wedding of multiple couples at the Grammys.
- VIDEO: Macklemore and Madonna perform "Same Love" as 33 couples we live on air. (Hollywood Reporter)
Panhandling, smoking on the Square, skateboarding ban, and National Guard drug enforcement could all be voted on tonight by the Springfield city council.
- Four controversial bills could be voted on by Springfield City Council. (KSPR)
- Council bill 2013- 320, Panhandling. (City of Springfield)
- Council bill 2013- 321, Smoking on Square. (City of Springfield)
- Council bill 2013- 322, Skateboarding ban. (City of Springfield)
- Council bill 2014-004, National Guard and Drugs. (City of Springfield)
- Springfield police- National Guard analyst program needs to be carefully monitored. (News-Leader)
Rep. Kevin Elmer:
Kevin Elmer, Representative of District 139, will not run for re-election. He has decided he would like to run for judge in Christian County.
Kansas Sperm Donor:
Kansas law requires a licensed physician to be involved in an artificial insemination process. Because of this law, William Marotta may have to pay child support for helping a lesbian couple, with his sperm donation, even though he waived his parental rights.
MU is now offering an english class on rappers Jay-Z and Kanye West.
- University of Missouri English class teaches the poetry of Jay-Z, Kanye West. (Riverfront Times)