Missouri's 'Dump Trump' Leader Says Effort Is About Saving GOPCarl Bearden says rank-and-file need to take party back from elites.
Nixon Vows to Veto Sweeping Missouri Gun Rights BillNixon had received more than 4,000 emails, faxes, letters, mail-ins and electronic petitions concerning the bill.
Mark Kirk Won't Support Donald Trump"I have spent my life building bridges and tearing down barriers — not building walls," Kirk said in a statement to Politico.
Nixon Pushing Back on Newly Passed Tax BreaksThe biggest disagreement between Nixon and legislative researchers is over an income tax deduction for federal agricultural disaster payments.
Blunt Responds to Dialing for Dollars FundraisingFlorida Republican Congressman David Jolly says the Republican Party makes members of Congress raise as much as $18,000 a day by making calls.
Presidential Politics At Parkway West2nd Congressional District Republicans pick delegates for national convention
Koster Keeps Fundraising Edge Over GOP Rivals for GovernorDemocratic Attorney General Chris Koster's most recent fundraising has exceeded the combined total of all his Republican opponents in the race for Missouri governor.
GOP Candidates For Governor Talk Ferguson, MizzouCriticism leveled during Q and A session in Jefferson City
Missouri Republican Proposes Birth Control from PharmacistsUnder the measure, a woman would be required to visit a doctor within three years of the pharmacist's initial prescription to continue receiving the contraceptives.
Missouri Lawmakers Pan Governor's Mid-Year Budget RequestBudget officials said Medicaid accounted for about three-quarters of the budget request.
Rauner Backs Democrats' Pension Plan With Union MeasureIllinois Gov. Bruce Rauner said Thursday that he would support a top Democrat's proposal to tackle Illinois' pension crisis, as long as it includes a union-weakening provision aimed at collective bargaining.
Illinois Leaders Report "Minor" Budget ProgressMadigan, Radogno and Durkin described the meeting at Rauner's office in Chicago as cordial and said they will meet again next week.