Political debate persists nearly one year into the pandemic.
Accordingly, here's follow-up on legislation that would limit the power of medical officials and local authorities in public health emergencies . . . Read more:
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Republican senators in Missouri on Wednesday debated ways to check health officials' power in response to their handling of the coronavirus pandemic. One proposal would ensure there are no government-imposed occupancy limits on churches and other places of worship during public health emergencies.