Missourians will see changes to hot topics like school safety, gun regulations and road rules after laws Gov. Jay Nixon signed went into effect this week.
Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, D-University City, has proposed a bill that would create an offense for failing to prevent an illegal firearm possession.
Background checks have doubled since Connecticut shootings.
Durbin asks “Why in the world does anybody need a military assault weapon? Why?
Supporters argue the bill would remove liability from business owners
U.S. Rep. Timothy V. Johnson (R-Urbana) wants to give Illinoisans the option to get a concealed carry permit in other states, and have it valid in Illinois.