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  • Ministers: Panel should allow feds to investigate

    Ministers: Panel should allow feds to investigate

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 11:34 AM EDT2014-07-16 15:34:42 GMT
    A group of Chicago ministers says a legislative panel probing Gov. Pat Quinn's troubled 2010 anti-violence program should let federal investigators conduct their investigation.
    A group of Chicago ministers says a legislative panel probing Gov. Pat Quinn's troubled 2010 anti-violence program should let federal investigators conduct their investigation.
  • Quinn signs new rules for grants as panel probes

    Quinn signs new rules for grants as panel probes

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 11:32 AM EDT2014-07-16 15:32:20 GMT
    Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has signed legislation overhauling the state's grant oversight and accountability process.
    Gov. Pat Quinn says Illinois will have the "strongest grant oversight" nationwide after widespread problems were identified with his 2010 anti-violence program.
  • House votes to extend moratorium on Internet taxes

    House votes to extend moratorium on Internet taxes

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 5:26 PM EDT2014-07-15 21:26:16 GMT
    The House has voted to make permanent a moratorium that prevents state and local governments from taxing access to the Internet.
    The House voted Tuesday to make permanent a moratorium that prevents state and local governments from taxing access to the Internet.
  • House passes highway bill as deadline looms

    House passes highway bill as deadline looms

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 5:22 PM EDT2014-07-15 21:22:35 GMT
    The House is poised to act on a bill that would temporarily patch over a multibillion-dollar pothole in federal highway and transit programs while ducking the issue of how to put the programs on sound financial...
    With an August deadline looming, the House voted Tuesday to temporarily patch over a multibillion-dollar pothole in federal highway and transit programs while ducking the issue of how to put them on a sound financial...
  • House votes to slash IRS tax enforcement budget

    House votes to slash IRS tax enforcement budget

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 4:48 PM EDT2014-07-15 20:48:29 GMT
    The GOP-controlled House has slashed the budget for the Internal Revenue Service's tax enforcement division by $1.2 billion, a 25 percent cut that would mean fewer audits of taxpayers and make it more likely...
    The GOP-controlled House has voted to slash the budget for the Internal Revenue Service's tax enforcement division by $1.2 billion, a 25 percent cut that would mean fewer audits of taxpayers and make it more likely...
  • Nixon vetoes electronic cigarette measure

    Nixon vetoes electronic cigarette measure

    Monday, July 14 2014 2:18 PM EDT2014-07-14 18:18:30 GMT
    Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has vetoed legislation barring people younger than 18 from buying electronic cigarettes while also exempting the nicotine products from other tobacco sales restrictions.
    Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has vetoed legislation barring people younger than 18 from buying electronic cigarettes while also exempting the nicotine products from other tobacco sales restrictions.
  • Ashcroft's son enters politics for first time

    Ashcroft's son enters politics for first time

    Monday, July 14 2014 1:49 PM EDT2014-07-14 17:49:25 GMT
    Another Ashcroft has entered politics in Missouri.
    Another Ashcroft has entered politics in Missouri.
  • Gov. Quinn repeats call for assault-weapons ban

    Gov. Quinn repeats call for assault-weapons ban

    Sunday, July 13 2014 9:00 PM EDT2014-07-14 01:00:15 GMT
    Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is once again calling for legislation that would ban the sale of assault weapons and high-capacity ammunition magazines.
    Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is once again calling for legislation that would ban the sale of assault weapons and high-capacity ammunition magazines.
  • Documents detail KC effort to land GOP convention

    Documents detail KC effort to land GOP convention

    Sunday, July 13 2014 3:57 PM EDT2014-07-13 19:57:13 GMT
    Site selection officials for the 2016 Republican National Convention were impressed with Kansas City's ability to raise nearly $20 million in cash commitments, but documents show a lack of luxury suites at the...
    Site selection officials for the 2016 Republican National Convention were impressed with Kansas City's ability to raise nearly $20 million in cash commitments, but documents show a lack of luxury suites at the Sprint...
  • Money flowing to Missouri transportation tax group

    Money flowing to Missouri transportation tax group

    Sunday, July 13 2014 1:10 PM EDT2014-07-13 17:10:22 GMT
    Businesses that stand to benefit have begun pouring millions of dollars into a Missouri campaign for a transportation sales tax.
    Businesses that stand to benefit have begun pouring millions of dollars into a Missouri campaign for a transportation sales tax.
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