Greitens Backs Ramped-Up Missouri Abortion BillGreitens earlier this month called lawmakers back to the Capitol for a special session focused on abortion.
Slow Start for Ill. Special SessionIllinois' special legislative session called to address the budget crisis is off to a slow start.
Illinois Budget Special Session UnderwayIllinois lawmakers are back in Springfield today to start a 10 day special session the governor hopes results in a budget agreement.
Specialists Say Greitens Not Focused On Big IssuesDoes Missouri Gov. Greitens calling lawmakers back to focus on abortion fit the bill?
Missouri House Members Toughen Proposed Abortion RegulationsA House vote is expected Tuesday.
Greitens Facing Harsh CriticismMissouri lawmakers' frustrations with the governor and his constant criticism of ``career politicians'' in the state Capitol are boiling over during a special legislative session he called on abortion.
Illinois Governor Calls Special Session to Force Budget Deal"We have tough, urgent choices to make, and the Legislature must be present to make them,'' he said.
As Missouri Debates New Abortion Curbs, Both Sides RallyRepublican Gov. Eric Greitens led an anti-abortion rally in support of proposed new measures such as mandatory annual health inspections of clinics.
Missouri Senate Panel Advances Abortion RegulationsThe proposals could be debated by the full Senate as early as Wednesday.
Missouri Governor Slams Call for InvestigationA bipartisan group of six Missouri state senators is calling for a legislative investigation of Republican Gov. Eric Greitens.
Missouri Lawmakers Return for Special Session on AbortionMissouri Gov. Eric Greitens, in calling for the special session last week, said he wants the local ordinance undone, saying it makes St. Louis ``an abortion sanctuary city.''
Gov. Greitens Calls Special Session on AbortionGreitens announced Wednesday he's calling another special session starting Monday to address a St. Louis ordinance against discrimination based on abortions and pregnancies.