St. Louis, MO – At a suburban St. Louis hotel, Mrs. Bush spoke about her husband's plans to institute permanent tax relief and strengthen education.
The First Lady also touched on issues of particular importance to women. She called for medical liability reform, noting that obstetricians face some of the highest malpractice insurance premiums in the industry:
St. Louis, MO – Two unions have ratified a new, four-year contract with Laclede Gas Company.
Members of the Paper, Allied-Industrial, Chemical and Energy Workers International Locals 5-6 and 5-194 have been working without a contract for two weeks. They had turned down a proposal from the company on August 1st.