A federal judge will hear a lawsuit challenging Missouri’s ban on gay marriage after state Attorney General Chris Koster intervened in the case and moved it out of state court.
Where the two parties differ is on what’s causing the problem.
Opponents of Missouri’s Right to Farm constitutional amendment were weighing a recount request Wednesday, a day after the measure appeared to pass by the slimmest of margins.
Illinois used $3.7 million from the federal funds awarded to the state in the wake of Hurricane Ike to set up a small business loan program under the NRI.
John Britton died Tuesday at a Jefferson City hospital after an extended illness.
FBI Director James Comey said in a visit to Springfield that stopping violent crime and public corruption are priorities in the region.
More than 800 transportation projects will be in limbo with the failure of Amendment 7, the $.75 sales tax.
Steve Stenger had a landslide victory over incumbent Charlie Dooley in the St. Louis County Executive’s race, winning with 66 percent of the vote.
A proposed transportation sales tax has been defeated in Missouri. Voters rejected proposed Constitutional Amendment 7 to impose a three-quarters cent sales tax that was projected to raise at least $540 million annually over the next decade.
Missouri voters have decided to bolster legal protection of electronic communications through a state constitutional amendment on digital privacy. Amendment 9 was approved as voters went to the polls Tuesday.