released First Mo. congressional redistricting maps released By Marshall Griffin • Mar 30, 2011 Marshall Griffin, St. Louis Public Radio A GOP-chaired House committee on redistricting has released the first map showing how Missouri’s congressional districts may soon look. Missouri is losing a seat in Congress, dropping from nine to eight, based on figures from the 2010 census. Former Ill. Gov. Ryan to remain in prison By Kelsey Proud & The Associated Press • Dec 21, 2010 A federal judge has ruled that former Illinois Gov. George Ryan must remain in prison. Ryan's attorneys want elements of his conviction tossed based on a U.S. Supreme Court decision curtailing anti-fraud laws - known as "honest services" laws.