Must Read- June 14, 2013: Medicare Spending, HGTV's American Flag Tablecloth, MO Legislation

CREATED Jun 14, 2013

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The Obama Administration has finally admitted that the Syrian President is using chemical weapons on the people of Syria.

Senator Ron Johnson, other senators, and the White House are working to find out how big the Medicare entitlement program is.

Common Core:
The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has released their answers to the Common Core meeting held seven weeks ago.

American Flag:
In a segment on 4th of July parties, HGTV suggested using an American Flag as a tablecloth.  After social media backlash, HGTV has apologized.

Missouri Legislation:
The Locke and Smith Foundation reviews legislation to see if it is constitutional.

SB36- Modifies provisions related to juvenile offenders who have been certified as adults and found guilty in a court of general jurisdiction

SB33- Modifies provisions relating to individuals with mental disabilities

SB72- Designates the month of May as "Motorcycle Awareness Month"

SB121- Modifies provisions relating to liquor control laws

SB205- Requires all children over 15 years of age in foster care or in the Division of Youth Services to receive a visit to a state university or community or technical college in Missouri

Eyeball Licking:
Worming, also known as eyeball-licking has become a big fad in Japan.  This fad has caused teenagers to get sick from things like eye-chlamydia.