Barbara Shelly

May 13, 2014 10:23 AM

The Missouri Senate after dark: What got traded and why

Missouri Senate Democrats — all nine of them — gave up their fight to block a noxious three-day waiting period for abortion services in exchange for holding off a voter photo ID law for another year. Also, they conceded to putting a sham early voting bill to the statewide ballot in exchange for Senate Republicans dropping an anti-union measure for the session.

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