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AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka holds a news conference to announce the "Workers Stand for America" campaign and event at the National Press Club July 12, 2012 in Washington, DC. Trumka and other labor leaders said that working people, both union and non-union, are invited to participate in the event August 11 in Philadelphia, two weeks before the Republican and Democratic party national conventions  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

AFL-CIO President Trumka in Town for Statewide Convention

H predicts there will not be a regime change in Illinois this November.

09/15/2014

Missouri Education Commissioner Chris Nicastro

Missouri Education Commissioner to Resign

Missouri Education Commissioner Chris Nicastro said Monday that she plans to resign later this year, ending a tenure during which she repeatedly came under criticism as the state adopted new school accreditation standards and dealt with struggling districts.

09/15/2014

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Missouri Offers Grants to Help Cities Fix Streets

Cities and towns short on extra cash could get state help to improve street safety and other infrastructure issues.

09/15/2014

Ann Callis

Where Does Congressional Candidate Ann Callis Live?

Report: Former judge has homes in Troy, Ill. and Kirkwood, Mo.

09/14/2014

Protestors display signs during a peaceful rally in Canfield Apartments and along West Florissant Avenue in Ferguson, Missouri  on August 23, 2014 as the community prepares to rebuild and heal after the days of unrest following the shooting death of Michael Brown Jr. by Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson on August 9th.     (Michael B. Thomas/AFP/Getty Images)

New Focus On Minority Voting After Michael Brown’s Death

Local elections hardly ever get the turnout of national elections

09/13/2014

Photo: Getty Images,  Jordan McAlister

Capitol Perspectives: He’s No Cato the Younger

Unless he chooses to run for the state Senate in two years, the legislature’s recent veto session may mark the statehouse conclusion for one of the most politically collaborative lawmakers I’ve covered.

09/12/2014

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell (R) walks the sidelines prior to the game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Green Bay Packers at CenturyLink Field on September 4, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

16 Women U.S. Senators Write Goodell

Missouri’s Claire McCaskill did not. She tells KMOX she called commissioner instead.

09/11/2014

Photo: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

Mo. Legislators Pass New Gun Laws

Prospective gun owners in Missouri will be able to apply for conceal-and-carry permits at an earlier age after a bill was passed in both the House and Senate.

09/11/2014

President Barack Obama delivers a prime time address from the Cross Hall of the White House on September 10, 2014 in Washington, DC.  Vowing to target the Islamic State with air strikes "wherever they exist", Obama pledged to lead a broad coalition to fight IS and work with "partner forces" on the ground in Syria and Iraq.  (Photo by Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images)

Mo. & Ill. Reps React To ISIS Attack Message

President Obama spoke to American public, Wednesday night, laying out case for more military action

09/10/2014

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Mo. House Overrides Abortion Veto

If Senate does same, state would have one of nation’s longest waiting periods

09/10/2014

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Ferguson City Council Holds First Meeting Since Police Shooting Death Of Michael Brown

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