Must Read- Jan 10, 2014: Obamacare Orphans, Missouri Tax Lawsuit, Springfield Tax Legislation

CREATED Jan 10, 2014

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Unemployment Benefits:
On Tuesday, President Obama said that no one would pick long-term unemployment checks over a job. 

Nick Ibarra:
Former Springfield council member Nick Ibarra was sentenced to 120 days in prison after two separate incidences. 

Obamacare:
People are finding themselves "orphans" under Obamacare with no records of them signing up for insurance. 

Missouri Taxes:
A lawsuit has be filed against Gov. Nixon's order on Missouri gay couples filing jointly. 

Al-Qaeda:
Al-Qaeda now controls more territory than ever before. 

Oklaahoma Legislation:
A new law was submitted in Oklaahoma allowing kids to have forms of fake guns in school without getting in trouble. 

Missouri Legislative Session:
The Locke & Smith Foundation analyzes Missouri legislation for its constitutionality. 

Missouri's 2014 legislative session started on Wednesday.  

SB 607- Modifies ballot language for the public safety sales tax in Springfield. 

SB 507- Modifies the gubernatorial appointment process for acting directors and the process for filling vacancies in certain state public offices. 

4K Television:
Annoucements are being made about 4K television at CES.

Maryville Rape Case:
Matthew Barnett, the Missouri teen accused of raping a 14-year-old, pled guilty to misdemeanor child endangerment charges. 

Target:
In December Target annouced 40 million customers information had been stolen.  The number has now increased to 70 million.