Wednesday, March 09, 2016

The Senate Minute for March 9: SJR 39

Jefferson City — After nearly 40 hours, debate on Senate Joint Resolution 39 comes to a close. The resolution, upon voter approval, would prohibit the state from imposing penalties on individuals and religious entities who refuse to take part in same-sex marriage ceremonies due to religious beliefs. We’ve included actualities from Sen. Bob Onder, R-Lake St. Louis, and Senate Minority Floor Leader Joseph Keaveny, D-St. Louis, in this feature report narrated by Senate Communications Officer Dean Morgan.

To download the script (.docx) and/or the audio file (.mp3), please click here.