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Obama’s New Carbon Emissions Rules Draw Mixed Reactions

President’s Obama’s call for a 30 percent reduction in carbon emissions is stirring strong reactions on both sides of the argument.

06/02/2014

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States Move To Blunt Obama Carbon Plan

As President Barack Obama prepares to announce tougher new air quality standards, lawmakers in several states already are trying to blunt the impact on aging coal-fired power plants that feed electricity to millions of consumers.

06/01/2014

This image taken March 31, 2014 in Washington, D.C., shows the home page for the HealthCare.gov internet site. (Photo: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Missouri Lawmakers Back Criminal Background Checks For Obamacare Insurance Guides

Despite a federal court order against their current law, Missouri legislators voted Thursday to toughen requirements even further for people seeking to work as insurance guides under President Barack Obama’s health care law.

05/16/2014

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Lawmakers Demanding Answers After Obamacare Contractor Reportedly Paid Employees To Do Nothing

Several U.S. lawmakers are demanding answers after some Missouri media outlets reported that employees at a center processing applications for health insurance under President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul were paid to do nothing.

05/16/2014

This Dec. 2, 2013 photo shows a woman reading the HealthCare.gov insurance marketplace internet site in Washington, D.C. (Photo: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama-Affiliated Group Deletes Tweet Asking Americans If They Have A Sugar Daddy Paying For Health Care

A group affiliated with President Barack Obama deleted a tweet they posted Monday asking people if they had a “sugar daddy” to pay for medical bills.

04/01/2014

Cardinal Leo Raymond Burke walks on St Peter's square after a cardinals' meeting on the eve of the start of a conclave on March 11, 2013 at the Vatican. (credit: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images)

Vatican Chief Justice: Obama’s Policies ‘Have Become Progressively More Hostile Toward Christian Civilization’

The Vatican’s chief justice feels that President Barack Obama’s policies have been hostile toward Christians.

03/24/2014

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Anti-Obama Mood Hurts Dems In Arkansas Senate Race

It’s voters like Jammy Turner who give Republicans hope of ending an Arkansas political dynasty and taking control of the U.S. Senate this fall.

01/13/2014

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State Lawmakers Plot New Strategy To Defy Federal Gun Regulations

Having failed in an earlier effort to bar federal agents from enforcing gun regulations in Missouri, conservative lawmakers are trying a new tack this year: banding together with other like-minded states to defy certain federal laws at the same time.

01/12/2014

Rep. Vicky Hartzler, R-Mo., heads for a House Republican caucus meeting at the U.S. Capitol Oct. 4, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

GOP Congresswoman Refuses To Be In Same Camera Shot With Obama Photo

Missouri congresswoman Vicky Hartzler is a frequent critic of President Barack Obama. Her concern apparently also extends to his image.

12/18/2013

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Top 10 Most-Viewed St. Louis News Stories of 2013

With 2013 in its final days, KMOX.com is recapping the 10 most-viewed local news stories of the year.

12/15/2013

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