JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri senators are only one week from starting the next legislative session. Many of the items they intend to tackle in the coming year are repeat proposals from previous years. The Second Regular Session of the 99th General Assembly will begin at noon on Wednesday, Jan. 3. We’ve included actualities from Missouri Senate President Pro Tem Ron Richard, R-Joplin, and Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.