Archive | January, 2014

for the week ending January 24, 2014

Show-Me Set for Columbia: If winter has given you “cabin fever”, we’ve got the cure — the 2014 MTIA Show-Me Expo, set for March 18 to 20 at the Stoney Creek Inn & Conference Center in Columbia. Our venue, a unique cabin-themed conference center just five minutes south of the Mizzou campus, will be the […]

for the week ending January 17, 2014

Industry Issues Filed in Senate, House: A package of industry bills looking to reclaim ground lost in a recent court decision has been filed in both the Missouri Senate and House of Representatives. Following last session’s passage of HB 331 and HB 345, a group of Missouri municipalities sought a court injunction to keep the […]

for the week ending January 10, 2014

Lawmakers Open 2014 Session: Lawmakers returned to Jefferson City Wednesday to open the Second Regular Session of the 97th Missouri General Assembly, a year expected by most to be dominated by election-year politics and marked by an executive branch out of sync with the legislature. Governor Jay Nixon will press hard to extend Medicaid, a […]

for the week ending January 3, 2014

Legislative Dinner Starts the New Year: Thanks to the many telecom company owners, managers and key employees who have already made plans to join us for MTIA’s 2014 legislative reception and dinner. Our annual gathering, set for February 10 at the Jefferson City Country Club, is designed to acquaint state lawmakers with our association, member […]