Bill’s sponsor says he’s just following their advice
Wants to make sure taxpayer dollars aren’t spent on drugs
Isom also announces continued downward trend in murders.
Ladue lawmaker also seeks to end income tax for the poor.
Lawmakers have two weeks of work before Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon presents his budget and policy proposals during his annual State of the State.
MoDOT to seek permission from legislature
Lawmakers will return to the state Capitol in November facing gambling expansion, salaries for regional school superintendents and tax breaks for Chicago’s major financial exchanges.
Vows to push for package in 2012 legislative session
Revised plan will keep tax breaks for handling exports.
Roughly 150 bills lawmakers passed this year, about 20 came from those serving in their first term.