The new board will have oversight in St. Louis city only and will have no say in nearby Ferguson.
The House committee postponed voting on a bill that would allow nursing home patients to place a camera in their rooms.
Nearly 29 percent of the city’s registered voters cast ballots in the April 7 election – more than three times the previous elections’ averages.
Ferguson could see a majority of black council members after Tuesday’s election.
Do you want the MSD to borrow about a $1 billion, and your sewer rates rise to $61 dollars a month by 2020? Or do you want the district to pay cash as it goes, and your bill go up to $96 dollars a month by 2020?
Fans in Rams jerseys cheer unanimous vote.
The Senate will now have a chance to consider the legislation, but it’s unclear whether it will pass in that chamber.
The dirt is flying in Inglewood, and so is speculation that St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke is charging forward with building a new stadium on the site of the former Hollywood Park.
“I am still a Democrat at heart and I didn’t want to leave,” English said. “I’m still voting the same way I did before; my labor-friendly Democrats won’t have to worry.”
Missouri Alliance for Freedom study shows 70% think public subsidies a “bad idea.”