Originally published on Mon April 28, 2014 9:15 pm
The mayors of St. Louis and Kansas City traveled to the the Missouri Capitol Monday to speak out against legislation to nullify federal gun laws within the Show-Me State.
St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay, a Democrat, calls the legislation "absurd, embarrassing and reckless."
Originally published on Thu September 13, 2012 2:57 pm
Mayors from 19 cities and towns are in St. Louis this week to launch a new initiative aimed at bringing greater attention to issues affecting the Mississippi River.
A total of 41 mayors, so far, have formally agreed to the partnership, which is set to begin lobbying congress in March of next year.
St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay said mutual interests trump party politics.