Drive to GIVE this Saturday to Help Raise Money; Grand Opening of the Hospital Expansion

Be Driven to Give Come to Ranken Jordan, test drive a new Lincoln and Dave Sinclair Lincoln and The Lincoln Motor Company will donate $20 to Ranken Jordan. It is that simple! No sales pitch, no purchase necessary. RSVP Event Details DATE October 7, 2017 TIME 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. LOCATION Ranken Jordan Pediatric…

St. Louis Aldermen Consider Bill Controlling Police Response; City Prosecutor Wants Police Investigative Unit

ST. LOUIS (KTRS) St. Louis aldermen are considering a bill that would limit police respond to protests. Police have drawn criticism for using chemical agents and dispersing crowds in demonstrations since mid-September, when a judge acquitted white former police officer Jason Stockley in the 2011 shooting death of black drug suspect Anthony Lamar Smith. Alderwoman Megan…

Conservatives Threaten Rauner With Primary Over Abortion Law

By JOHN O’CONNOR, AP Political Writer SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Conservatives furious about Gov. Bruce Rauner’s expansion of taxpayer-funded abortion in Illinois are threatening to put up a challenger against the first-term governor in next spring’s Republican primary. The new House Republican floor leader, Rep. Peter Breen of Lombard, called a primary “inevitable” after Rauner agreed…