Archive | February, 2012

Labor Unions Slam Slay

The St. Louis Labor Council unanimously passed a resolution Thursday night slamming St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay for his poor union record and his recent effort to change benefits for city firefighters. The full text of the resolution: Whereas, the Fire and EMS Professionals of St Louis, International Association of Firefighters, Local 73 is the [...]

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VIDEO: Feb 17th Board of Aldermen meeting

The February 17, 2012 meeting of the St. Louis Board of Aldermen:

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VIDEO: Nixon calls for new ethics legislation [Updated]

Gov. Jay Nixon today called on the General Assembly to pass strong ethics legislation that restores the ethics provisions of Senate Bill 844, reinstates strict contribution limits, and bans legislators from acting as paid “political consultants” for fellow legislators. The Governor outlined these pillars of a strong ethics bill at a news conference in his [...]

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