Heads Up, Missouri!
By MO Democrats
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Based in Jefferson City, Heads Up, Missouri! brings state policy to the fore. The core five hosts are Sen. Jill Schupp, Sen. Kiki Curls, Rep. Deb Lavender, Rep. Lauren Arthur, and Rep. Tracy McCreery.
||CleanVeto Session: An Epic Failure||Sen. Schupp, Rep. McCreery, Rep. Lavender, and Rep. Crystal Quade lament the legislature's failure to save in-home health care services for 8,300 Missourians.||10/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpecial Session 2: The Fate of Repro Rights||Sen. Schupp, Rep. McCreery and guests from NARAL Missouri and Planned Parenthood Advocates discuss the fate of reproductive rights in Missouri||9/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRep. Martha Stevens on Rural Health Policy||Representative Martha Stevens, of Columbia, is joined by Missouri Rural Crisis Center's Dina Van Der Zalm||6/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpecial Session: Utilities||The Governor called a special session to push controversial utilities legislation.||5/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHeads Up in the Interim||The legislative session has wrapped and here's what you can expect of Heads Up, Missouri! in the interim.||5/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek of May 10, 2017||Midweek update on the last week of session featuring: PDMP, circuit breaker, and REAL ID||5/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek of April 26, 2017||This week delves into the more wonky aspects of the budget process.||5/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek of April 19, 2017||Rep. McCreery and Sen. Schupp are joined by Jill Kline and Alex Townsend to discuss industrial hemp, CBD, and diversity in the Democratic Party.||4/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek of April 12, 2017||This week we discuss the dangerous state of gun legislation and the litany of conflict of interest legislation moving through the body||4/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek of April 5, 2017 (pt 2)||Part two features the representatives, who finished their version of the budget.||4/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek of April 5, 2017 (pt 1)||In part one, it's only Senators. They start the discussion by dissecting the out of left field comments made about women on a... zoo tax bill.||4/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek of March 22, 2017||This week delves into the budget and public defender funding, PDMP, and Medicaid expansion.||4/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek of March 15, 2017||This week, the conversation is centered around the budget||3/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpecial Episode: Are Puppy Mills Making a Return? ft. Amanda Good||Amanda Good, with the Missouri Humane Society, discusses HB 384 and SB 331.||3/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek of March 8, 2017||The legislature decided to go after the minimum wage, and other policy concerns.||3/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek of March 1, 2017||Rod Chapel, the President of the NAACP MO, comes by to talk about SB 43 and HB 552.||3/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek of February 22, 2017||The legislators discuss SB 98, a so-called "bathroom bill", REAL ID, and House education legislation.||2/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpecial Episode: What is SB 28? ft. Sidney Watson||Sidney Watson from Saint Louis University joins Sen. Schupp and Rep. McCreery to discuss the impact of SB 28 and what Medicaid, Medicare, and the state of health care looks like in Missouri.||2/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek of February 15, 2017||There's a full house this episode, with Rep. Gina Mitten joining in on the conversation.||2/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek of February 8, 2017||After so-called "right to work" is signed into law, the Senate starts in on more anti-worker legislation. Sen. Gina Walsh stops by as well||2/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpecial Episode: What is Tort "Reform" Exactly?||This special episode does a deep dive on a set of bills moving through the House and Senate, known as tort "reform"||2/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek of January 30, 2017||The fourth week of session focused on collateral source rule and "right to work" but derailed a little by HCR 4. The House heard ethics legislation.||2/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek of January 9, 2017||It's the first week of legislative session, and it's already busy.||1/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWeek of January 2, 2017||Five Democratic elected officials explain why this podcast and why now||1/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
These female legislators explain things in such a great way. I learn so much in every episode! Thank you for doing this, women!