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Opinion: It’s About Questionable Needs Of Those Who Get Government Assistance

Stricter governmental guidelines are needed for a person to receive a government paycheck. These guidelines need to involve stricter limits on what people can do with their free government paycheck. If something isn’t needed for survival, it should not be purchased with the American taxpayer’s dollars.


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Mattingly Considers Clemens Trial Waste of Money

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Capitol Perspectives: Term Limits

If you had to pick one factor to explain the difficulties encountered during the 2012 session of Missouri’s legislature, it would have to be term limits.


Migrant Workers Employed On Colorado's Largest Organic Farm

Minimum Wage, Payday Loan Petitions Submitted

Supporters of raising Missouri’s minimum wage and limiting payday loans submitted petitions Sunday to get the separate measures on the November ballot, beating this weekend’s deadline to turn in signatures.


St. Louis County Health Department Director Dr. Dolores Gunn and County Executive Charlie Dooley (KMOX/File)

$580,231 Discovered in St. Louis County Bank Account

The dollars were deposited in 1985-86, after the sale of the old County Hospital’s land.


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Another Name Added to The Race for Governor

Fred Sauer, who heads Missouri Roundtable for Life, filed Monday with the secretary of state’s office to run in the August Republican primary.


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Iowa Law Officially Replaces “R” Word

Earlier this week, Iowa’s government voted to formally replace the word “retarded” with the term “intellectual disability.”


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Ethics Legislation Still an Issue for MO Lawmakers

Missouri House Democrats are calling for new ethics legislation.


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More Testimony on Redistricting

The districts are being adjusted to reflect population changes from the 2010 census.


Students at a Nebraska high school will now be allowed to pose with guns in their yearbook senior portraits.

Lawmakers Argue Gun Discrimination Bill

The measure would forbid companies from turning people down for jobs or treating them differently because they have a concealed carry permit or have used a firearm in the past.