Illinois AG to Appeal Denial of Request to Halt Worker PayAttorney General Lisa Madigan said she will appeal the judge's ruling, noting the state's constitution requires an enacted appropriation for state spending.
Greitens to Focus on Job Growth During State of the StateGreitens after just a week in office took action Monday to cut spending he said was necessary to balance the budget. He announced about $146 million in spending cuts.
Greitens Remains Opposed to Funding St. Louis Soccer StadiumSenior adviser Austin Chambers said Greitens met Wednesday in Jefferson City with members of the group SC STL.
Winter Classic Could Generate More Than $18M for St. LouisIt hasn't even happened yet, but the Winter Classic featuring the Blues and Blackhawks at Busch Stadium is already being called a Big Win for the St. Louis region.
New Bill Attacks Corrupt Government LeadersSt. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch says it's time to get tougher on government officials who abuse the public's trust.
Gov. Nixon Urges Voters to Cap Campaign ContributionsThe last time the issue was on the ballot, 70 percent of Missourians supported limiting campaign contributions.
SIU-Carbondale Reports 7.5 Percent Drop in Fall EnrollmentColwell said the goal for fall 2017 is to stem the drop in enrollment and increase the freshman class by 10 percent.
Follow Political Spending in Illinois Through OpenBookIt's been called a 'true portal of transparency for state government, where every dollar donated to a campaign is recorded.'
Illinois Borrows Millions for Building Despite Budget MessIllinois borrowed $550 million Thursday for construction projects, taking advantage of historically low interest rates as the state approaches one full year with a budget.
Local Group Pushes to Unify St. Louis City, CountyThose calling for the unification of St. Louis City and County say they're steadily gaining steam, especially on social media.
Missouri Senate Passes $27 Billion Spending PlanSenators voted Thursday to approve a $27 billion budget for the fiscal year starting July 1.
Missouri House Passes $27 Billion Spending PlanThe Republican-led House passed 13 appropriation bills Thursday over some Democrats' objections.