Abortion Restrictions Pass Missouri HouseThe proposal prohibits anyone from donating fetal tissue from an abortion to scientific research.
Illinois Lawmakers Ponder Proposal to Legalize MarijuanaProposed legislation in Illinois would allow possession of up to an ounce of pot by people who are at least 21 years old.
Missouri House Votes to Extend Donations to Organ Donor FundA proposal to extend a tax checkoff program for organ donations after an emotional speech from a representative with a personal connection to the fund.
Missouri House Passes Bill to Allow Industrial Hemp FarmingMissouri would legalize and regulate growing industrial hemp under a proposal that's passed the state House.
Missouri House Advances Plan for $242M in Extra SpendingAbout $45 million would come from state general revenue, with the rest coming from federal and other funds.
Maryland Heights May Support New IcePlex ProposalCity Spokesman Craig Workman says aldermen largely support the idea, but it's so far unclear what the city can afford.
Missouri House Passes Charter Expansion BillA proposal that would allow charters to operate in more heavily-populated districts such as Springfield and Columbia.
Missouri House Budget Leader Proposes Full Aid for SchoolsThe proposal also includes $36 million more than Greitens' proposal for school transportation.
Missouri House Votes for Local Lobbyist Gift BanIt would prevent any local government official, including superintendents or charter school operators, from accepting lobbyist gifts.
City Mayors, Lawmakers at Odds Over Minimum Wage IncreaseThe legislation was filed last week in response to a Missouri Supreme Court ruling upholding the city's law raising the minimum wage from $7.70 to $10 an hour.
Missouri NAACP, Advocates Slam Discrimination BillMissouri NAACP President Rod Chapel says a proposal to make it harder to sue for discrimination is ``hyped-up Jim Crow.''
VIDEO: Peacock Talks MLS Bid, Says It's St. Louis' 'Opportunity To Win'SC STL's executive committee member had a one-on-one conversation with our Tom Ackerman about how a new multi-purpose facility and MLS team will improve St. Louis' future.