Some say the personal attacks, the unwillingness to compromise, the filibustering — all stem from lawmakers having to conduct their business in too little time.
Despite promises on both sides of the aisle to pass health care legislation, no bill passed in 2009.
John Yettaw tried to see Aung San Suu Kyi before and failed. "Everyone is very angry with this wretched American," Suu Kyi's attorney, Kyi Win, told reporters. "He is the cause of all these problems."
The aparment was nominated in February.
The surgeon and his brother were convicted.
The officer admitted taking money from a beauty shop.
Police said the boy was supervised.
The man's reason for being in St. Charles is unknown.
Missourian reporters scoured the state for the best trips we could find at a fair price. We hope our readers find something worthwhile among the stories in this travel guide.
Major health care and economic development bills may not be passed before the legislative session ends Friday. Lawmakers did pass bills concerned with public defender workloads and public schools.
The bill expands tax incentives for Missouri businesses, while it imposes new restrictions on some tax credits, letting Republicans and Democrats claim success.
The bill, passed Friday, would give unemployed workers an extra 20 weeks of benefits.
The bill includes sex offenders, young people who text message while they drive, cattle rustlers and river runners who take beer bongs or kegs with them on the water.
A bill sent to Gov. Jay Nixon would require Missouri's two private jails to notify local and state law enforcement of escapes.
Bikes and motorcycles that are not heavy enough to trip some automated traffic light sensors would be allowed to run red lights that have been on unreasonably long. But it's not quite so simple as that.
Flash flooding led to the closing of roads in several northern Missouri counties. No damage or injuries had been reported, officials said.
The legislation approved Friday would permit more frequent bingo games and lower taxes on game cards.
A political symbol of democracy in Myanmar has been moved from house arrest to prison and is being charged with violating the terms of her detention on suspicion of sheltering a Missouri man who swam across a lake to sneak into her residence.
Turbulent agricultural conditions in the Midwest contributed to the tightened farm credit, the agency said.