Confusion over how anti-abortion bill could affect St. Louis
July 13, 2017
Updated: July 14, 2017 3:17pm
FILE – In this June 14, 2017, file photo, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens addresses the crowd during an anti-abortion rally in the Statehouse in Jefferson City, Mo. Missouri lawmakers are considering a lengthy abortion bill to add more regulations to the procedure and target a St. Louis ordinance banning discrimination based on reproductive health decisions. Greitens said he called lawmakers back to the Capitol in part because of the local ordinance. (David Carson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP, File)
FILE – In this June 14, 2017, file photo, Missouri Gov. Eric…
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri lawmakers are at a standstill on broad anti-abortion legislation more than a month after Republican Gov. Eric Greitens called them into a special session to deal with abortion issues.
But the governor also says media outlets have mischaracterized how the ordinance would…