Thousands of people from labor unions and religious advocacy groups convened at the Missouri Capitol Tuesday.
Charlie hosts a GOP Senate candidates forum — Rep. Todd Akin, St. Louis Businessman John Brunner and former Mo. State Treasurer Sarah Steelman — the candidates face-off! Also, Charlie talks wtih Republican Presidential Candidate Rick Santorum about tomorrow’s Missouri caucuses; and with Actor Hal Holbrook, who will be performing at the Touhill Center tonight; and with two representatives of Occupy St. Louis about last night’s arrests.
It may seem like an easy enough question: what is the federal minimum wage?
A Missouri House member is seeking to expand a law that exempts businesses from being charged for the unemployment benefits of some short-term employees.
Missourians for Responsible Lending and Give Missourians A Raise kicked off the two initiative petition campaigns at a joint event Saturday.
It needs another vote before moving to the Senate.
Matt Robins, executive director of the American Majority, gives us the latest on the budget battle in Madison, and we hear from Missouri Congressmen Russ Carnahan and Jo Ann Emerson, Missouri Senator Jason Crowell, and Vintage Vinyl owner Lew Prince.