Nathan Grellner http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Morning headlines: Friday, July 13, 2012 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-friday-july-13-2012 <p><strong>Nixon to take action on bills today</strong></p><p>Mo.&nbsp;Governor Jay Nixon is wrapping up his action on bills passed this year by state lawmakers. He is expected today to approve the few remaining bills. The deadline to sign or veto legislation is tomorrow.</p><p>Among legislation awaiting action from the governor, is a bill that reduces the disparity in prison sentences between people convicted of crack and powder cocaine crimes.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 13 Jul 2012 14:31:16 +0000 Julie Bierach & The Associated Press 4113 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Friday, July 13, 2012