Illinois House Passes Tax Increases, Automatic Voter RegistrationIllinois legislature passes a tax increase, automatic voter registration as school officials press for full funding
UPDATE: House GOP Abruptly Pulls Troubled Health Care BillHouse Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., withdrew the legislation after Trump called him and asked him to halt debate without a vote, according to Ryan spokeswoman AshLee Strong.
Reardon: Paul Ryan Didn't Know What 'Dabbing' Is, Do You?One of the highest ranking public officials in the country didn't know what 'dabbing' is, our Mark Reardon wanted to find out if more people in the KMOX office knew it.
New Bill Focuses on Testing Students for DyslexiaThe goal is to determine how and when students in Missouri public schools should be tested.
House Passes Mental Health BillRecently the House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed a bill that is getting some praise locally.
Voter ID Proposals Move Forward in Missouri HouseIn a voice vote, lawmakers finalized the language of a bill and a constitutional amendment aimed at requiring a photo ID to vote.
Hirth: House Committee Out of Touch on Sexual Harassment Standards"I don't think they reached out to any victims when proposing or when developing their proposals either," Former LeVota Intern Taylor Hirth said in an interview.
How Partisan is Your Member of Congress? New Index AnswersRodney Davis and Mark Kirk most bipartisan in bi-state. Jason Smith and Dick Durbin most partisan.
Missouri House Speaker Resigns After Intern Text MessagesDiehl on Thursday said he is resigning both from his House speaker's position and from his elected job as a Republican representative from suburban St. Louis.
Missouri House Gives Final Approval to 'Right-to-Work' BillThe Senate will now have a chance to consider the legislation, but it's unclear whether it will pass in that chamber.
Some Skip Conservative Conference, Cite DC WorkThe budget battle in Washington has kept many of U.S. senators and representatives away from a Midwestern conference of conservatives in suburban St. Louis.
Obama: 'Faction Of The Far Right' Trying To Undermine 'Obamacare'President Barack Obama is railing against attempts by, quote, a "faction of the far right" to undermine his health care law.