Republican Success Opens Door to Amending U.S. ConstitutionRepublicans already control Congress, the White House and more governors' offices than they have in nearly a century.
Mo. Supreme Court Keeps Farming, Gun Rights MeasuresMissouri's Supreme Court has upheld two constitutional amendments guaranteeing the right to farm and the right to bear arms.
First Thing on Illinois Ballot - Questions, Not CandidatesIn addition to electing candidates, Illinois voters will be weighing in on five ballot questions.
Missouri Judge Hearing Ballot Measure ChallengesLawsuits are challenging the ballot summaries for measures that would enhance the right to bear arms and impose a three-quarter-cent sales tax for transportation projects.
New Rules for Initiative PetitionsCritics of the bill say the requirement could make it harder for grass-roots campaigns to get questions on the ballot without raising large amounts of money.
Rhetoric Heats Up Over Illinois State Pension BenefitsIllinois House Republicans voted unanimously to make it harder to increase state worker pension benefits.