Lawmakers look to close public info

Legislation would withhold the identities of state executioners.
Monday, June 11, 2007 | 2:00 a.m. CDT; updated 3:37 p.m. CDT, Monday, July 21, 2008

JEFFERSON CITY — The state has laws making most government records and meetings open to the public, ensuring that taxpayers — and the media who inform them — have access to data about how their officials are conducting business.