Illinois Governor Vetoes Prison Room and Board LawsuitThey proposed the legislation saying the practice is unfair, overly punitive and Illinois collects less from the lawsuits than it costs to pursue them.
Rauner Asks Voters to Beseech Democrats for Budget ActionLawmakers adjourned their spring session May 31 without reaching a budget deal with Rauner for the second straight year.
Federal Trial over Ferguson-Florissant School Board Election UnderwayThe trial is expected to last the rest of the week.
Online Commercial Released to Legalize Pot in MissouriThe goal is to get a medicinal marijuana measure on the November 2016 ballot.
House OKs GOP Bill Blocking Planned Parenthood FundsA divided House voted Friday to block Planned Parenthood's federal funds for a year, as Republican leaders labored to keep GOP outrage over abortion from spiraling into an impasse with President Barack Obama that could shut down the government.
Iran Deal Will Survive in Congress Despite GOP OppositionIsrael also has railed against the deal, arguing that its conditions would keep Iran perilously close to developing nuclear weapons.
Midday Check on St. Louis Municipal Primary Shows Few ProblemsSome technical glitches with voting machines reported, and bad weather holds down turnout.
St. Louis County Executive Recount BeginsRick Stream gets his recount today, but will it be enough for him to seize the St. Louis County Executive seat?
Stream Considers Recount in St. Louis County RaceA Republican state lawmaker who lost his bid for St. Louis County executive by fewer than 1,700 votes says he may request a recount.
New Voting System In St. Clair County Gets "Two Thumbs Up"The new voter system in St. Clair County had a test run during Tuesday's election.
Metro Transit Workers Authorize Strike Voting for authorization of a strike will continue today in Soulard.
Vote for TIAM in St. Louis Magazine's A-List PollCongrats to Doug McElvin and Debbie Monterrey for being finalists in St. Louis Magazine's A-List Readers' Choice Poll 2013!