Mark Reardon: A Major Heroin Epidemic In The U.S.
A Missouri group backing a tax hike for roads suspends its signature gathering. Bill McKenna is a former member of the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission. He’s now co-chair of Missourians for Safe Transportation and New Jobs.
State Representative Mike Moon of Mt. Vernon is filing articles of impeachment against Missouri Governor Jay Nixon over special elections.
Heroin is making a comeback in the U.S. and now is getting more attention following the death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman. What do the heroin numbers look like? Matt Pearce of the Los Angeles Times tells us. KMOX’s Megan Lynch updates us on the series she did last year on KMOX about heroin in the St. Louis area.