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Capitol Perspectives: Politically Correct Speech

This football season, when sports reporters confront the question of what to call the Washington Redskins, they’ll experience a conundrum we government reporters have been facing for decades. It is the conflict between accurate speech versus politically correct speech.

11/24/2014

Illinois Capitol

Illinois Legislators Reach Pension Deal

After more than five months of work, Illinois’ legislative leaders announced Wednesday they’ve reached a deal to help solve the state’s $100 billion pension problem, considered the nation’s worst.

11/27/2013

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Missouir Legislators to Decide Party Leadership

Missouri residents are done voting. But the lawmakers they have elected still have some votes to cast.

11/07/2012

Jefferson City, MO

MO Lawmakers Face Busy Final Week

Voter ID, abortion, prescription drugs top list of items to be decided.

05/09/2011

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