Opinion: GOP A Party Without A PlanWith one month to go before we reach the fiscal cliff, Republicans are going to have to figure out how to do something serious for a change instead of grandstanding and avoiding specifics.
Opinion: The Fourteenth Amendment SolutionSpeaker John Boehner believes he holds a strong hand in fiscal cliff and debt limit talks. He is, once again, taking the global economy hostage and playing politics with the U.S. debt limit.
Charlie Brennan - Tuesday, August 2ndDavid Sanborn, legendary jazz saxophonist...Prof. Steve Fazzari on the debt limit agreement...Paula Gianino of Planned Parenthood and Nancy Valko, R.N. with Mo. Nurses for Life, on health insurance plans covering birth control, without co-pays...the Washington Post's Greg Jaffe on how new debt limit will affect military spending.
Total Information PM - The Debt Battle on Capitol HillTotal Information PM
Akin Supports Revised Boehner BillRep. Todd Akin says the balanced budget amendment made the difference.
Mo. Treasurer Says State Money SecureClint Zweifel is confident that state taxpayer money is safe, even if Washington fails to do its job.
Akin Will Not Support Republican PlanSpeaker John Boehner's debt limit bill is up for a vote today, but its future is still uncertain.
The Mark Reardon Show - Debt Limit Talks, St. Louis County New Hires, Hate Crimes
Blunt: Deficit Reduction Plan Not Helpful NowThe U.S. Senator says the plan is unlikely to affect current debt ceiling negotiations.
McCaskill Says McConnell Has 'Lost His Mind' On Debt Talks“This is when we’re supposed to show the country that we’re capable of governing, not figuring out the best strategy for [McConnell] to become majority floor leader."
Total Information PM - U2 at Busch, Debt Limit TalksVicky Bryant tells us about the U2 concert at Busch Stadium next weekend and Reid Wilson tells us about the President's conference on debt limit negotiations.
The Mark Reardon Show - Debt Limit Talks, The President's Horrible MistakeIllinois Senator Mark Kirk tells us about debt ceiling negotiations and Publisher Sherman Frederick tells us about the President's Horrible Mistake,