http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Workplace discrimination bill being blocked in Mo. Senate http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/workplace-discrimination-bill-being-blocked-mo-senate <p>A group of Democratic State Senators is blocking<a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/12info/bts_web/Bill.aspx?SessionType=R&amp;BillID=9271"> a bill that would redefine Missouri&rsquo;s workplace discrimination standards</a>.</p><p>Among those&nbsp;taking part&nbsp;in the&nbsp;filibuster&nbsp;are<a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/12info/members/mem05.htm"> Robin Wright-Jones </a>(D,&nbsp;St. Louis)&nbsp;and&nbsp;<a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/12info/members/mem14.htm">Maria Chappelle-Nadal&nbsp;</a>(D,&nbsp;University City).&nbsp; They talked about several other topics besides the discrimination bill on the Senate floor Wednesday, including America&rsquo;s immigration policies. Wed, 25 Jan 2012 23:17:00 +0000 Marshall Griffin 2944 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Workplace discrimination bill being blocked in Mo. Senate