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House Democrat Proposes End to Gay Marriage Ban

A Missouri House Democrat has introduced legislation that would repeal the state’s ban on gay marriage.


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St. Louis Democrats Push Back Against Tax Bill Override

“I think it’s going to go right down to the wire,” says Rep. Mike Colona, D-St. Louis. As for the Missouri Senate, Sen. Joe Keaveny hopes the Senate doesn’t even bring the bill up for a vote.


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St. Louis Lawmakers Optimistic About School Transfer Changes

Rep. Mike Colona, D-. St. Louis, says he feels good about the eventual outcome because stakeholders, including parents and children, will have input.



Proposed Bills Look to Criminalize Texting While Driving Regardless of Age

Of the three bills discussed, two would make text messaging while driving a primary offense, allowing an officer to stop a driver solely for texting.