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SLU Professor Receives $5 Million “Happiness” Grant

The grand will fund a collaborative effort to find more about humans happiness and well-being.

07/02/2015

Photo Credit: Getty Images/Maria Toutoudaki

New Minimum Wage Proposal: Still $15 Per Hour, Longer Wait

City Alderman Shane Cohn has filed a substitute that would raise the city’s minimum wage to $8.25 immediately, which would match Illinois.

06/24/2015

- OCTOBER 11:  Inspired by the August 9 death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, demonstrators march through downtown to protest racial injustice on October 11, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. Brown, an 18-year-old black man, was not armed when he was shot and killed by Darren Wilson, a white Ferguson police officer.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

St. Louis Youth Advocates Track Ferguson Donation Money

Advocates for Youth say the money has been going to employment, recreation, health and education.

06/15/2015

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Illinois Survey Supports Tax on Sugary Drinks

The Illinois Alliance to Prevent Obesity wants to raise taxes on sweet tea, sports drinks and other sugary beverages in the state.

05/28/2015

CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 4: Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner declares victory during his election night gathering while incumbent Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn is yet to concede on November 4, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. Rauner leads by over 170,000 votes with 98 percent reporting. (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

Rauner Says His Agenda Will Make Illinois More Competitive

“We must avoid slipping further behind other states in the quality of our children’s education, the capacity of our economy to grow, and our ability to care for our state’s most vulnerable,” Rauner told members of the General Assembly.”

02/04/2015

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MO Auditor Offers Advice To Joplin Officials

Schweich to hold meeting on best way to use recovery dollars.

07/25/2011

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How Has Missouri Been Using Stimulus Dollars?

State Auditor Tom Schweich to release study Thursday.

03/24/2011

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