UPDATE: Missouri House approves plan for new congressional districts

Wednesday, April 6, 2011 | 10:06 p.m. CDT; updated 4:25 p.m. CDT, Thursday, April 7, 2011

JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri's representatives voted mostly along party lines and with limited debate Wednesday to pass a map that eliminates a St. Louis congressional district held by Democratic U.S. Rep. Russ Carnahan.