Show-Me Democracy By Lawsuit

Here's quick look at gridlock under GOP Super Majority rule wherein lawmakers "put the system on trial" in order to attempt to achieve consensus . . . Read more:

St. Louis city, county sue to block new Missouri gun law

O'FALLON, Mo. - St. Louis and adjoining St. Louis County have filed a lawsuit seeking to block Missouri's new law barring state and local authorities from enforcing federal gun laws. The suit filed Monday argues that the Republican-backed law would increase the risk of gun violence.

Lawyers make cases in suit over Missouri Medicaid expansion

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - If Missouri conservatives don't want to fund a voter-approved expansion of the state's Medicaid program, they can either propose another constitutional amendment that would gut it or cut funding to the existing program completely, a lawyer for three would-be new recipients told a judge on Monday.

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