With all the craziness and attacks against Missouri's middle class being pre-filed by the General Assembly this week, it is worth taking some time to acknowledge exceptional legislation and the good guys sponsoring it. Here is a look at some common sense ideas that should be discussed come January.
Speaker Tim Jones is no stranger to controversy and pushing debunked conspiracy theories. For years he's pushed stories from high profile birthers like Orly Taitz and Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio, even going so far as to join Taitz's lawsuit challenging President Obama's birth certificate.
"LGBT advocates in Missouri launched a website today designed to promote anti-discrimination bills at the legislature -- and the support these proposals are now getting from a select group of Republican lawmakers. Progress Missouri and PROMO, the statewide gay rights group, chose a clear message: FiredForBeingGay.com."