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From Barb Shelly:

John Diehl scandal reflects a culture of entitlement in Missouri government

The Missouri General Assembly usually concludes its legislative sessions with a swagger.

Not this year.

When the session ends at 6 p.m. Friday – a deadline set by law – the legislature will draw the curtain on a session that began with an embarrassment, witnessed a tragedy, and concluded with a scandal….

[….]

The Missouri House chamber:

Enterprise, Progress, Honor, Truth, Virtue, Charity.

Zero out of six up to this point ain’t bad, right?

A new leaf?:

House Communications ‏@MOHOUSECOMM

State Rep. Todd Richardson takes the oath of office after being elected Speaker of the #MOHouse. 11:00 AM – 15 May 2015

Previously:

Ruh, roh… (May 13, 2015)

What? We’re all what? May 13, 2014)

A big Diehl in Jefferson City (May 14, 2015)

No Diehl in Jefferson City (May 14, 2015)