Capitol Perspectives: Politically Correct SpeechThis football season, when sports reporters confront the question of what to call the Washington Redskins, they'll experience a conundrum we government reporters have been facing for decades. It is the conflict between accurate speech versus politically correct speech.
Affordable Care Act's 2nd Enrollment BeginsMissouri Congressman Lacy Clay was on hand to meet people signing up in St. Ann on Saturday
What Has The Affordable Care Act Accomplished A Year Later?With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?
Lawmaker Challenges Birth Control RulingA Missouri lawmaker is upset because his state-provided group health insurance requires abortion-inducing drugs, sterilization and birth control.
Mo. Governor Vetoes Bill Requiring Criminal Background Checks For Obamacare NavigatorsMissouri Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed legislation Monday that would have limited who could work in the state as a health insurance guide and blamed a national conservative group for injecting an error into the model legislation.
SCOTUS Hobby Lobby Decision Has Ripple Effect on St. Louis ArchdioceseThe St. Louis Archdiocese has been granted a preliminary injunction so it won't have to provide its employees mandatory birth control coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
Hospitals See Increase in ER Visits after ObamacareOfficials with St. Anthony's Medical Center say they saw record patient volumes in their Emergency Department in March, April and May.
Illinois Health Campaign Among Nation's CostliestPresident Barack Obama's home state agreed to spend $33 million in federal money promoting his health care law.
Lawmakers Await Answers on Processing CenterReports said employees are being paid to do very little work at a suburban St. Louis processing center for President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.
Financial Impact of Affordable Care Act Hits Uninsured PatientsBarnes Jewish Hospital has started charging co-pays to uninsured patients, no matter how poor.
Illinois Adds Health Care Benefits to Gay Marriage Green LightIllinois' health insurance marketplace is now allowing gay and lesbian couples to enroll for private coverage.
Wagner Calls for Resignation of VA SecretaryWagner said that Secretary Shinseki has failed to fulfill his mission at the VA.