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Missouri attorney general sues city over ticket quotas

Dec. 9, 2019 6:58 PM EST

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri's attorney general on Monday announced he's suing the city of Marshfield for allegedly using traffic ticket quotas to generate revenue. In the lawsuit, Republican Attorney General Eric Schmitt's office claims that Marshfield's police chief pressured officers to write...

Minnesota governor pursuing more electric cars for the state

Nov. 9, 2019 1:06 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gov. Tim Walz is on a crusade. He wants to lower carbon emissions from Minnesota's transportation sector, and says his latest plan to adopt California rules for tailpipe emissions could help make a dent, in part by invigorating a lagging market for electric vehicles. "If we had more...