Must Read- April 11, 2014: Sebelius Resigns, Adoptions

CREATED Apr 11, 2014 - UPDATED: Apr 11, 2014

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Kathleen Sebelius:
Kathleen Sebelius make an annoucement that she will be resigning from her position as Secretary of Health and Human Services by the end of the year. 

Adoption:
Alabama congressman Holmes said that white people don't adopt black children and if a white family found out their daughter was having a black baby they would force her to get an abortion. 

Obamacare:
A journalist explains his three-day adventure of trying to cancel his Obamacare plan. 

Missouri Politics:
The Locke & Smith Foundation analyzes Missouri legislation for constitutionality. 

HB1939- Exempts any stairway inclined lift owned and operated by a church in the city of Greenfield from safety inspections unless requested by the owner. 

SB988- Requires board members of homeowners associations to be certified by the Commission of Homeowners Association 

HB1976- Prohibits the use of automated traffic enforcement systems beginning August 28, 2014, and allows any political subdivision to complete or terminate any automated traffic enforcement contracts within 1 year 

HB1391- Guarantees the right to conduct and participate in rodeos in this state 

HB1490- Changes the laws regarding academic performance and learning standards in elementary and secondary education  

HB2059- Establishes family intervention orders for the treatment of persons who abuse chemical substances  

Greene County:
Greene County purchased 37-acres in Greene County for over $2.5M.  The gave the land to the parks department for $10 for a 10 year lease so they could create an archery range. 

Joplin Police:
A $733,000 military vehicle, that was used in the war on terrorr, was given to the Joplin Police department.