New York Governor: Return of Fourth of July Fireworks

Maryam Shah

Governor Cuomo Announces Return of Fourth of July Fireworks to Empire State Plaza and Jones Beach New York (STL.News) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that the New York State Office of General Services and New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation are joining with partners again to celebrate Independence Day… […]

Florida Lottery: Kimberly Franklin & Gary Moore won $1 Million

Maryam Shah

~ Players From Lakeland and Zephyrhills Become Millionaires Playing the Florida Lottery! ~ Tallahassee, FL (STL.News) The Florida Lottery announces that Kimberly Franklin, 63, of Lakeland and Gary Moore, 61, of Zephyrhills each claimed $1 million Scratch-Off top prizes at the Tampa District Office. Franklin claimed a $1 million top prize playing the $5… […]

Michigan Lottery: Francisco Lamas Wins $100,000

Maryam Shah

MI (STL.News) A Rockford man feels blessed after winning a $100,000 Powerball prize from the Michigan Lottery. Francisco Lamas, 51, matched the four white balls and the Powerball – 19-28-46-50-54 PB: 09 – in the June 9 drawing to win a $50,000 prize.  Thanks to the Powerplay, the prize was multiplied… […]

Texas Governor Abbott Vetoes SB 237 (87R)

Maryam Shah

Austin, TX (STL.News) Pursuant to Article IV, Section 14, of the Texas Constitution, I, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, do hereby disapprove of and veto Senate Bill No. 237 as passed by the Eighty-Seventh Texas Legislature, Regular Session, because of the following objections: Senate Bill 237 would add criminal trespass to the… […]

Texas Governor Abbott Vetoes SB 36 (87R)

Maryam Shah

Austin, TX (STL.News) Pursuant to Article IV, Section 14, of the Texas Constitution, I, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, do hereby disapprove of and veto Senate Bill No. 36 as passed by the Eighty-Seventh Texas Legislature, Regular Session, because of the following objections: Hazing on campus is a serious problem that deserves… […]

Texas Governor Abbott Vetoes HB 4218 (87R)

Maryam Shah

Austin, TX (STL.News) Pursuant to Article IV, Section 14, of the Texas Constitution, I, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, do hereby disapprove of and veto House Bill No. 4218 as passed by the Eighty-Seventh Texas Legislature, Regular Session, because of the following objections: Texas prizes the freedom of parties to enter into… […]

Texas Governor Abbott Vetoes SB 1109 (87R)

Maryam Shah

Austin, TX (STL.News) Governor Greg Abbott Pursuant to Article IV, Section 14, of the Texas Constitution, I, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, do hereby disapprove of and veto Senate Bill No. 1109 as passed by the Eighty-Seventh Texas Legislature, Regular Session, because of the following objections: Senate Bill 1109 would require every school… […]

Texas Governor Abbott Vetoes SB 474 (87R)

Maryam Shah

Austin, TX (STL.News) Governor Greg Abbott Pursuant to Article IV, Section 14, of the Texas Constitution, I, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, do hereby disapprove of and veto Senate Bill No. 474 as passed by the Eighty-Seventh Texas Legislature, Regular Session, because of the following objections: Texans love their dogs, so it is… […]

Texas Governor Abbott Vetoes SB 1458 (87R)

Maryam Shah

Austin, TX (STL.News) Governor Greg Abbott Pursuant to Article IV, Section 14, of the Texas Constitution, I, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, do hereby disapprove of and veto Senate Bill No. 1458 as passed by the Eighty-Seventh Texas Legislature, Regular Session, because of the following objections: Senate Bill 1458’s goal of having model… […]

Texas Governor Abbott Vetoes SB 281 (87R)

Maryam Shah

Austin, TX (STL.News) Governor Greg Abbott Pursuant to Article IV, Section 14, of the Texas Constitution, I, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, do hereby disapprove of and veto Senate Bill No. 281 as passed by the Eighty-Seventh Texas Legislature, Regular Session, because of the following objections: The author of Senate Bill 281 is… […]

Texas Governor Abbott Vetoes SB 1772 (87R)

Maryam Shah

Austin, TX (STL.News) Governor Greg Abbott Pursuant to Article IV, Section 14, of the Texas Constitution, I, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, do hereby disapprove of and veto Senate Bill No. 1772 as passed by the Eighty-Seventh Texas Legislature, Regular Session, because of the following objections: Senate Bill 1772 offered a program that… […]

Kentucky: Fruehauf to Reestablish in Bowling Green

Maryam Shah

Frankfort, KY (STL.News) Gov. Andy Beshear announced semi-trailer and equipment manufacturer Fruehauf Inc. plans to locate its first U.S. facility in nearly 25 years in Bowling Green with a $12 million investment expected to create 288 full-time jobs in the years ahead. “The nearly 300 jobs to be created through this project will… […]

Connecticut Governor Lamont: Plan To Deliver Faster Trains

Maryam Shah

HARTFORD, CT (STL.News) Governor Ned Lamont and Connecticut Transportation Commissioner Joseph Giulietti today revealed TIME FOR CT, the actionable plan to deliver the Lamont administration’s vision for safe, reliable, and fast train service in Connecticut – saving people up to 10 minutes in their commutes by 2022.  The plan also shows that with… […]

Florida Governor Bolsters Alzheimer’s & Dementia Funding

Maryam Shah

JACKSONVILLE, FL (STL.News) Governor Ron DeSantis highlighted a more than $12 million increase in Alzheimer’s and dementia funding, bringing the state’s total commitment to over $51 million for the 2021-2022 Fiscal Year, furthering his strong commitment to the advancement of research needed for this disease.  Florida is the only state in the… […]