Illinois Gov. Quinn Still Pushing For Gun Restrictions"I do think we should revisit the issue of alcohol and guns," he said. "You don't want someone with a weapon loaded who's drinking too much."
The Stan Span Inches Closer to RealityMissouri House members gave the legislation final approval 149-1 on Monday. It now goes to Gov. Jay Nixon.
Illinois Rep. Says Veterans, Not Musial, Deserve Bridge NamesakeJay Hoffman, D-Belleville, said he has great respect for Stan Musial but believes the bridge should be named after the men and women who died for the country.
Battle Shaping Up Over Naming Rights for Mississippi River BridgeEarly in the non-debate there was a ground swell of support for naming the bridge after the late great baseball hall of famer Stan Musial.
Metro East Rep. Files 'Stan Musial Day' LegislationDwight Kay, R-Glen Carbon, says "The Man" had many fans throughout the state, not only for his playing career, but for his legacy as a humanitarian.
Contractor Mistake Forces Additional Work On Bridge RampThe ramp connects westbound Interstate 55-70 to the bridge but when it was was inspected, the cross slope was off.
Area Politicians Push Musial Bridge LegislationRep. Rodney Davis' bill is co-sponsored by Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL) and Rep. Ann Wagner (R-MO).
UPDATED: McCaskill, Durbin & Nixon Endorse KMOX's "Stan Musial Bridge" IdeaMcCaskill (D-MO) said she and Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) will introduce federal legislation requesting that the new bridge be named after the late Cardinal Hall of Famer.
Bleak News For Local Construction CompaniesWe're driving less and we're driving more efficiently and that means less money to pay for the roads we're driving on.
Cable Installation Underway On New BridgeThey'll be going up over the next ten months
UPDATE: Mississippi River Bridge Crane Operator Falls into RiverEmergency crews are searching the Mississippi River near downtown for a worker who reportedly fell in.
New Mississippi River Bridge Is Under BudgetLean construction times help lower project's cost