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Monday, May 23, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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This Week in Missouri Politics: Panel of David Barklage, Jack Cardetti, Gregg Keller and Rep. Rasheen Aldridge (D-St. Louis City) talk with Scott Faughn about congressional redistricting (0:35), Aldridge on “those kind of white angry protesting liberals” (3:00), Keller on keeping St. Charles County whole (4:00), Aldridge on supporting charter schools (7:00), election integrity (8:00), […]

Sunday, May 22, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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TonysKansasCity.com: Kansas City Star seeks breaking news editor focused on race & equity, gives up the pretense of being an objective, news-gathering organization JCNT: Gov. Parson lays out issues with $500 million tax proposal (get around News-Tribune paywall here) JCNT: Recent legislative changes could make college credits even more accessible to high school students (get […]

Saturday, May 21, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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SE Missourian: Schmitt talks illegal immigration, lawsuits at visit with Southeast Missouri Pachyderm Club St. Louis Magazine’s Nicholas Phillips: Eric Schmitt deep dive: Thoughts from Schmitt, friends, enemies and frenemies KWOS: Morning Show with Austin Petersen and John Marsh: 4th Congressional District candidate Sen. Rick Brattin (R-Harrisonville) on Sara Walsh withdrawing from race (0:15), unlikelihood […]

Friday, May 20, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KCUR: Missouri Supreme Court won’t let McCloskeys work with conservative Project Veritas while on probation KC Star: McCloskey reacts after court says he can’t complete community service with conservative group (avoid KC Star paywall by reading syndicated story on McClatchy’s Nebraska site) P-D: At online powwow, St. Louis abortionist tells vice president “a post-Roe reality […]

Thursday, May 19, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: Billy Long on Mundo’s “Politics and a Pint” event June 1 (0:30), optimism about what GOP U.S. Senate primary polls are showing (2:15), why he calls Eric Greitens “Snidely Whiplash” (3:10), where “Shanghai Schmitt” and “Mini Liz Cheney” stand (4:00), why the D.C. “Swamp” backs Hartzler (5:00), John Hancock […]

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Missouri Independent: Dave Schatz accuses GOP primary opponent Eric Schmitt of turning ‘blind eye’ to illegal gambling KCTV (Kansas City): Survey USA poll: Eric Greitens leads GOP candidates ahead of Senate primary; Lucas Kunce leads Trudy Busch Valentine 10%-8% with 63% undecided St. Louis Public Radio: Event promo: Come to St. Louis City today to […]

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Santa Barbara News-Press’ Kaitlyn Schallhorn: Missouri latest state to challenge EPA letting California set emissions standards KC Star: Josh Hawley opposes $40 billion giveaway to Ukraine KC Star: TikTok, Facebook posts lead to charges against Missouri man in Capitol riot Missouri Independent: Appeals court hears arguments over Greitens’ use of self-destructing text message app The […]

Monday, May 16, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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St. Joseph News-Press: Impact of Roe v. Wade decision unlikely to change much in Missouri (get around News-Press paywall here) CDT: Abortion rally hero profile: Freshly-minted MU grad carries sign touting “MY F*CKING MASTER’S DEGREE,” talks career plans: “I ultimately want to do school social work.” Fox4 KC/KC Star: 4 Star Politics: KC Sports Commission […]

Sunday, May 15, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KCUR: Abortion rally organizers says pro-life laws punish “plenty of non-binary, trans-masculine, gender expansive” humanoids KC Star: At KC abortion rally, speakers bring attention to the impact of the Supreme Court’s decision on “black women and transgender and other birthing people” CDT: Abortion rally photo gallery: Woman displays symbolic dead babies on coat hanger; freshly-minted […]

Saturday, May 14, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times: Central Missouri bridge to be named after Blunt KCUR: Up to Date with Steve Kraske: Comedian Jon Stewart urges Missouri senators to back toxic exposure bill The Missouri Times: Schmitt campaign poll shows AG leading GOP primary field St. Joseph News-Press: Campaign overview: Article IV’s “Better Elections Missouri” ranked-choice voting push (get […]

Friday, May 13, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Fox News: On MSNBC, Cori Bush asks Joy Reid why there isn’t ‘sperm regulation legislation’ to control men’s bodies Business Insider: Rep. Cori Bush calls out Biden for not saying the word ‘abortion’ enough in public KSMU: Springfield socialists partner with Planned Parenthood for ‘Defend Roe’ abortion rally; House Minority Leader Crystal Quade (D-Springfield) to […]

Thursday, May 12, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KC Star: Blunt, Hawley vote against Dems’ abortion bill St. Louis Public Radio: Missouri’s waylaid congressional redistricting saga hits another roadblock P-D: Congressional map debate in limbo in Missouri Senate (get around stltoday paywall here) AP: Jay Ashcroft: Redistricting risks election errors; thoughts from Missouri Association of County Clerks & Election Authorities President Shane Schoeller […]

Wednesday, May 11, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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St. Louis Public Radio: Disciplinary panel asks for public reprimand of Gardner over Greitens case Columbia Missourian: Greitens’ attorneys to decide on third-party mediator in custody case P-D: Ousted carpenters chief decries ‘hostile takeover’ of St. Louis union; former capo Al Bond says “six or so” crew members complained about his leadership (get around stltoday […]

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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P-D’s Michele Munz and Josh Renaud: Cori Bush brings millions in federal earmarks to St. Louis, while most Missouri Republicans take a pass (get around stltoday paywall here) The Hill: Greitens internal poll shows him leading Missouri GOP race TonysKansasCity.com: Sen. Josh Hawley blasts ‘scumbags’ threatening Supreme Court justices St. Louis Public Radio’s Jason Rosenbaum: […]

Monday, May 9, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KMBC (Kansas City): Pro-choice activists rally at Country Club Plaza; signs include “Margret [sic] Sanger Over Coat Hanger”, Jesus as abortion advocate, more KSHB (Kansas City): Pro-choice rally: Signs include “Pro-Neutering,” “F*ck You!”, “Roe Vs. Wade Is Only The Begining [sic]” JCNT: Supporters of two state constitutional amendments turn in petition signatures (get around News-Tribune […]

Sunday, May 8, 2022 – Mother’s Day – Missouri political news headlines

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KRES/KWIX (Moberly): U.S. Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer on Federal Reserve, inflation, and positive effects of Trump/GOP tax cuts Harper’s Bazaar: Pro-choice advocates help Missouri’s would–be mothers travel across state lines to snuff out unwanted offspring; Pro-life lawmakers like Rep. Mary Elizabeth Coleman (R-Arnold) stand in the way Joplin Globe: Pro-choice rally draws “over 50” activists; BBW […]

Saturday, May 7, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KWOS (Jefferson City):  The KWOS Morning Show with Austin Petersen and John Marsh: Eric Schmitt on Biden’s Ministry of Truth (0:20), Biden “outsourcing censorship” (1:30), fiscal conservatism and balanced budget amendment (2:45), thoughts on 2023 Missouri state budget (5:15), SCOTUS leak (5:45), updating Missouri Sunshine Laws (7:30), lawsuit against Missouri School Boards’ Association (8:00), Second […]

Friday, May 6, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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JCNT: Faithful gather for comfort, direction on National Day of Prayer; thoughts from Gov. Parson, Rep. Sara Walsh (R-Ashland) (get around News-Tribune paywall here) KC Star’s Daniel Desrochers, Jonathan Shorman and Kacen Bayless: If Missouri’s abortion ban is triggered, showdown over state constitution likely ahead; thoughts from pro-choice and pro-life activists and legislators KCUR: Up […]

Thursday, May 5, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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TonysKansasCity.com: Josh Hawley on Tucker Carlson show: “Abortion is religion for the left” SE Missourian: U.S. Rep. Jason Smith weighs in on leak of SCOTUS abortion ruling draft, wants probe St. Louis Public Radio: Cori Bush wants to get rid of filibuster, weighs in on Ukraine aid TonysKansasCity.com: Kansas City activists, without humor or shame, […]

Wednesday, May 4, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KCMO: Pete Mundo Show: U.S. Rep. Vicky Hartzler on “outrageous, dangerous, unprecedented, and intentional” liberal leak of SCOTUS opinion (0:30), consequences of liberal’s leak (2:45), why a liberal leaked the decision (3:30), debunking myths about what SCOTUS ruling would mean (5:15), relevance to U.S. Senate primary (7:15) P-D: Trudy Busch Valentine vs. Lucas Kunce on […]

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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St. Louis Public Radio: Supreme Court decision could mean near total abortion ban in Missouri; U.S. Senate candidates react KC Star: Draft Supreme Court decision would end nearly all abortion in MO; U.S. Senate candidates react Columbia Missourian: Two Rock Bridge students named semifinalists for U.S. Presidential Scholars Program; Area minorities choose to work hard, […]

Monday, May 2, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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This Week in Missouri Politics: Panel of GOP Reps. Mike Haffner and Brad Pollitt, Dem Rep. Keri Ingle, and Vicky Hartzler campaign manager Michael Hafner talk with Scott Faughn about state budget (1:00), boys playing girls’ sports (7:00), GOP U.S. Senate primary (17:00), Lucas Kunce vs. Trudy Busch Valentine (19:55), Grain Belt Express and eminent […]

Sunday, May 1, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Politico: George Will points to Hawley while arguing senators should be barred from presidency (link via TonysKansasCity.com) Columbia Missourian: Mini-profile: top GOP consultant James Harris leads conservative group’s effort to improve election laws Columbia Missourian: Initiative changes ready for Senate debate, but time is running out P-D: Election official in northeast Missouri faces Highway Patrol, […]

Saturday, April 30, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Brownfield Ag News: Blunt says Midwest needs more river infrastructure spending to keep ag products competitive globally Brownfield Ag News: Judge strikes down Missouri anti-CAFO ordinance KCMO: Pete Mundo Show: Sen. Denny Hoskins (R-Warrensburg) on compromise with Sen. Hageman and how hostile amendment broke the deal (0:55), casinos’ greed and desire for monopoly (6:00), odds […]

Friday, April 29, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KWOS (Jefferson City):  The KWOS Morning Show with Austin Petersen and John Marsh: U.S. Rep. Billy Long on Biden’s “idiotic” immigration policy (0:10), how weak leadership affects illegals’ decisions to invade U.S. (1:45), support for Trump’s “Remain in Mexico” policy (3:45), building the wall (4:15), “bone to pick” with Gov. Parson (8:45), criticisms of Eric […]

Thursday, April 28, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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St. Louis Public Radio’s Jason Rosenbaum: For Missouri Republicans, angst over Eric Greitens is about more than winning in the fall TonysKansasCity.com: Greitens’ ride-along hot mess proves KCPD still suck at politics TonysKansasCity.com: Kansas City Star earns prize for political vendetta against Senator Josh Hawley KC Star: Star’s coverage of Josh Hawley earns prestigious progressive […]

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KC Star: Kansas City Police Department member under investigation for role in Greitens ride-along Missouri Independent: Attorney calls Eric Greitens subpoenas ‘a fishing expedition’ during Boone County hearing P-D: Judge considers records request by Eric Greitens after ex-wife accused him of abuse (get around stltoday paywall here) KC Star: Eric Greitens’ attorney pushes political conspiracy […]

Tuesday, April 26, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: Missouri Times Publisher Scott Faughn on Eric Greitens’ KCPD ridealong controversy (1:45), U.S. Senate GOP primary polling trends (3:00), likelihood of debate (5:05), sports betting bill and VLTs vs. pull tabs (7:25), Parents’ Bill of Rights and critical race theory (9:00), congressional redistricting and “7-1” vs. “6-2” (10:15), how […]

Monday, April 25, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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This Week in Missouri Politics: Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft talks with Scott Faughn about election bill, including photo ID and paper ballots (0:45); why there are no good arguments against photo ID (3:15); big government and mask mandates (4:30); judicial selection (5:45); prohibiting businesses from enforcing vaccine mandates (7:00); school choice (9:45); 2024 governor […]

Sunday, April 24, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Joplin Globe: Vicky Hartzler emphasizes economy, immigration at business roundtable: “We need people to get off the couch and embrace the work ethic again” TonysKansasCity.com: Show-Me Eric Greitens ridealong with KCPD KC Star: Eric Greitens deletes tweets linking to video featuring KCPD ride along. He lacked OK to film TonysKansasCity.com: Residency questions continue to confront […]

Saturday, April 23, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KCUR: After years of chatter, Kansas City will finally build a park over a stretch of I-670 downtown; Mayor Quinton Lucas: ““I think we just name it Roy Blunt Park already” KC Star: Kansas City leaders say they’re ready to build a park over the downtown interstate loop P-D: Regional EPA leaders visit West Lake […]

Friday, April 22, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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P-D: Insurance policy covered sexual assault lawsuit settlement, Steve Roberts’ campaign says; Senate Minority Leader John Rizzo (D-Independence) stands up for Roberts (avoid stltoday paywall here) Missouri Independent: Rep. Wiley Price (D-St. Louis City), censured by Missouri House after ethics investigation, threatens lawsuit KCUR: Up to Date with Steve Kraske: Event promo: Come attend the […]

Thursday, April 21, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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St. Louis Public Radio: Overview of U.S. Senate fundraising St. Louis Public Radio: Politically Speaking podcast: Former state Sen. John Lamping (R-Ladue) with Jason Rosenbaum: overview of top tier GOP U.S. Senate candidates (3:00); why quixotic vanity candidates run for U.S. Senate (5:10); Mark McCloskey (6:30); Dave Schatz laying groundwork for 2024 statewide campaign (7:50); […]

Wednesday, April 20, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times’ Scott Faughn: April 2022 Tipsheet: Statewides: U.S. Senate, state auditor, 2024 GOP gov primary KC Star: Eric Greitens leads Missouri Republican Senate field in campaign legal expenses Investigate Midwest’s Johnathan Hettinger, via Missouri Independent: Foreign investment in U.S. cropland nearly tripled in past decade, USDA data shows; Former Lt. Gov. Joe Maxwell […]

Tuesday, April 19, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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SNL: Here’s how much money Missouri’s U.S. Senate candidates raised in the early months of 2022 The Missouri Times: In new ad, Hartzler says Greitens should apologize to Trump AP: Greitens undeterred by abuse allegations in GOP Senate race SNL: 7th Congressional District race attracts cash from Johnny Morris, SPS board and more The Missouri […]

Monday, April 18, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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This Week in Missouri Politics: Sen. Paul Wieland (R-Imperial) talks with Scott Faughn about the “Wieland Caucus” (0:15), breakdown in Senate decorum and trust (2:45), term limits (4:30), pro-life legislation (6:15), congressional redistricting (7:15), Jefferson County executive campaign (8:00); panel of Rep. Tony Lovasco (R), Jim Murphy (R), Bridget Walsh Moore (D) and Carpenters Union’s […]

Easter Sunday, April 17, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KC Star: Q1 campaign finance reports: U.S. Senate; 4th Congressional District GOP primary; Sam Graves and Emanuel Cleaver P-D: Lacy Clay endorses Steve Roberts in 1st Congressional District Democratic primary; Former congressman on angry anti-Roberts crusaders: “I don’t know what rock these people crawled out from under, but they need to go back” (hop over […]

Saturday, April 16, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Missouri Independent: A look at U.S. Senate candidates’ personal financial disclosures; Trudy Busch Valentine gets extension, won’t have to reveal details of inherited wealth until July The Missouri Times: Quarter 1 2022 Report: Statewides The Missouri Times: Quarter 1 2022 Report: PACs The Missouri Times: Quarter 1 2022 Report: State Senate The Missouri Times: Quarter […]

Good Friday, April 15, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Missouri Independent’s Jason Hancock: ‘Defunding the police is totally wrong’: Trudy Busch Valentine sees Senate race as a chance to heal divisions SNL: Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Lucas Kunce picks up endorsements ahead of Missouri primary election St. Louis Public Radio: St. Louis on the Air with Sarah Fenske: Book-signing event promo: California woman who […]

Thursday, April 14, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Fox4 KC: First Lady Jill Biden visits Whiteman Air Force Base in Missouri WhiteHouse.gov: Prepared remarks for First Lady Jill Biden at Knob Noster High School KCMO: Pete Mundo Show: Eric Greitens summarizes Kim Gardner situation, including George Soros involvement (1:10); how he’s “much wiser” than he was four years ago when he underestimated “nasty RINOs” (4:00); […]

Wednesday, April 13, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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SNL: U.S. Senate candidate Lucas Kunce (D): No “skeletons in my basement”; Dem criticizes GOP field, Trudy Busch Valentine, current U.S. Senate Democratic leadership P-D: Busch beer heiress Trudy Busch Valentine says she’ll “absolutely” start talking to voters sometime soon (hop over Post-Dispatch paywall here) KCMO: Pete Mundo Show: Billy Long on Trump’s statement and […]

Tuesday, April 12, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KCMO: Pete Mundo Show: Vicky Hartzler on Missouri Cattlemen’s Association endorsement (0:45); issues facing Missouri family farms (3:00); Kit Bond endorsement (4:45); response to Greitens PAC ads on immigration (7:00) Politico: Greitens’ fade reorders Missouri U.S. Senate race; Vicky Hartzler is surging in the state’s GOP primary; thoughts from GOP consultant James Harris Missouri Independent: […]

Monday, April 11, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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P-D: Prosecutors want prison time for 3 St. Louis-area residents involved in Capitol riot (hop over Post-Dispatch paywall here) SNL: Greene County Dems meet for first time in three years; organizers explain plan to win state legislative races; U.S. Senate candidate Lucas Kunce speaks, Trudy Busch Valentine absent; U.S. Senate candidate Spencer Toder explains being […]

Sunday, April 10, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Columbia Missourian: Republican candidates speak at annual Boone County Lincoln Days banquet TonysKansasCity.com: 2016 U.S. Senate runner-up Jason Kander shows off new pink floral romper TonysKansasCity.com: Kansas City Star imposes ‘supply chain’ charge on subscribers KRES/KWIX (Moberly): Rep. Louis Riggs (R-Hannibal) expects rural areas to be well represented in budget Columbia Missourian: Legalizing sports wagering […]

Saturday, April 9, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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St. Joseph News-Press’s Mark Zinn: Trump’s shadow looms in U.S. Senate primary: Thoughts from Danny Laub, others (hop over News-Press paywall here) Missouri Independent: No signs of support for Greitens in Missouri county where abuse charges will be heard; Vicky Hartzler, Billy Long and Mark McCloskey make Senate pitches at Boone County Lincoln Day dinner […]

Friday, April 8, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KMIZ (Columbia): Democrat officeholders, U.S. Senate candidates praise confirmation of Biden’s SCOTUS diversity pick The Missouri Times: Missouri Cattlemen’s Association endorses Vicky Hartzler for U.S. Senate, Scott Fitzpatrick for state auditor KC Star: Greitens’ Department of Public Safety was given heads up on governor’s alleged abusive behavior; Drew Juden dismissed letter from then-Sen. Jamilah Nasheed […]

Thursday, April 7, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KCMO: Pete Mundo Show: Eric Schmitt on takeaways from local school board elections (1:15); liberal lies about critical race theory (3:30); why AG’s office sued Missouri School Boards’ Association (3:45); reaction to Sheena Greitens’ statements (5:45); thoughts on recent polling and advantages over other candidates (6:30); relationship with Trump (8:00) The Missouri Times: Schmitt launches […]

Wednesday, April 6, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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NY Times: Eric Greitens tests the limits of the Trump scandal-survival playbook; Comments from Peter Kinder, James Harris; plus brief overview of Trudy Busch Valentine vs. Lucas Kunce KC Star: Photos show Eric Greitens’ abuse of child, Sheena Greitens says in new court document SNL: ‘A brazen attack,’ ‘a flat-ass lie’: Congressional map battle stirs […]

Tuesday, April 5, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times: Former Sen. Kit Bond endorses Vicky Hartzler for Senate Missouri Independent: Sheena Greitens says she has photos, records to document abuse by former Missouri governor P-D: Sheena Greitens accuses ex-Gov. Eric Greitens of launching ‘campaign to destroy my reputation’ (hop over Post-Dispatch paywall here) St. Joseph News-Press: Greitens allegations raise alarm among […]

Monday, April 4, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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ABC News: Sen. Roy Blunt on “This Week with George Stephanopoulos”: Video and transcript SE Missourian: Recap of ABC News interview: Roy Blunt to vote ‘no’ on Biden’s Supreme Court nominee St. Louis Public Radio: EPA reverses course on herbicide ban in Missouri and 7 other states; thoughts from Missouri Dept. of Agriculture’s Christi Miller, […]

Sunday, April 3, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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St. Louis Public Radio: Food prices will see biggest increase in 14 years, according to report from University of Missouri’s Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute TonysKansasCity.com: KC Star teases new anti-Hawley series, focused on “insurrection”; Plus, roundup of Hawley’s “Protect Act of 2022” coverage Brownfield Ag News: Missouri, other states are developing a plan […]

Saturday, April 2, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KC Star: Mail with donations stolen from Lucas Kunce’s campaign office, police say KWOS (Jefferson City):  The KWOS Morning Show with Austin Petersen and John Marsh: 1st Congressional District candidate Steven Roberts, Jr. (D): Why he’s challenging Cori Bush (0:20); why support for military and defense matters to St. Louis region (1:10); inoculation against Cori […]

Friday, April 1, 2022 – April Fool’s Day – Missouri political news headlines

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TRIGGER ALERT: APRIL FOOL’S DAY SE Missourian: U.S. Rep. Jason Smith says no on troops, yes on Ukraine aid KC Star: ‘Your president told us to be here,’ Missourian charged in Donald Trump’s Jan. 6 riot shouted at police  KMOX (St. Louis): At Your Service: Brad Young: Heritage Foundation’s Hans von Spakovsky on the true […]

Thursday, March 31, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times: While Missouri Republican Party remains silent, women Republican State Committee members speak out on latest Greitens abuse allegations Fox4 KC: New Missouri U.S. Senate poll shows three-way GOP tossup KC Star: Missouri U.S. Senate news roundup: Vicky Hartzler edges Eric Greitens in new Trafalgar Group poll; Gov. Parson stops short of calling […]

Wednesday, March 30, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KC Star’s Bryan Lowry and Daniel Desrochers: Sen. Josh Hawley says he missed a call from Trump on morning of Jan. 6 insurrection (avoid KC Star paywall via McClatchy DC site here) KC Star’s Daniel Desrochers: Analysis of Trudy Busch Valentine’s campaign rollout: “Her launch was rocky” (avoid KC Star paywall via McClatchy DC site […]

Tuesday, March 29, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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P-D: St. Louis beer heiress joins Democratic primary for U.S. Senate; Scott Sifton bows out to make way for Trudy Busch Valentine (hop over Post-Dispatch paywall here) AP: Busch beer heiress Trudy Busch Valentine enters Missouri U.S. Senate race KC Star: Scott Sifton drops out of U.S. Senate race; former state senator throws support behind […]

Monday, March 28, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Fox4 KC: Examining Eric Greitens’ future: Thoughts from consultants John Hancock (R) and Michele Watley (D) This Week in Missouri Politics: Senate Minority Leader John Rizzo (D-Independence) on GOP Senate leadership rewarding Senate Conservative Caucus’ “bad behavior” (2:00), outlook for rest of session (5:30), sports betting bill (6:30), Dems’ chances against Eric Greitens (7:15), impact […]

Sunday, March 27, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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TonysKansasCity.com: Missouri Scout/Remington Research (Schmitt) poll shows Schmitt leading Greitens KMIZ (Columbia): Sen. Roy Blunt visits Boonville bakery, talks Russia-Ukraine, energy, inflation and broadband KRES/KWIX (Moberly): Rep. Louis Riggs (R-Hannibal) gives update on broadband legislation, critiques state Senate’s workrate JCNT: Local government officials, MoDOT’s Patrick McKenna oppose GOP effort to repeal gas tax (hop over […]

Saturday, March 26, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KFEQ (St. Joseph): Graves says Biden sanctions against Russia have come up short CDT: Vicky Hartzler takes tour of EquipmentShare after invite from outgoing Mayor Brian Treece Fox 4 Kansas City: Greitens blames political rivals for allegations from ex-wife; Reaction from Democratic consultant Michele Watley, GOP consultant John Hancock KMBC’s Mike Mahoney: Eric Greitens claims […]

Friday, March 25, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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SE Missourian: U.S. Rep. Jason Smith says he’s working to get Missourians out of Ukraine KCMO: Pete Mundo Show: Kellyanne Conway says Trump’s note on Billy Long is “the most definitive statement that any of the U.S. Senate candidates in Missouri” has received from Trump (1:30); other candidate putting “phony, fake polls” in front of […]

Thursday, March 24, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times: Trump asks if Missourians are appreciating, considering Billy Long in U.S. Senate bid SNL: ‘Just askin’: Trump floats support of Billy Long in Senate race, but no endorsement yet The Hill: Trump touts Long in Missouri Senate race amid Greitens allegations (link via TonysKansasCity.com) KC Star: Trump praises Billy Long, but says […]

Wednesday, March 23, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KC Star’s Daniel Desrochers: ‘Questioning your discretion and judgement:’ Hawley goes after Ketanji Brown Jackson The Missouri Times: Exclusive: Vicky Hartzler campaign launches agriculture leadership team; Top endorsers in MO ag community include Charlie Kruse, Richard Fordyce, Barry Bean, Brian Klippenstein, Kathy Chinn, Denny Mertz 97.1 FM (St. Louis): Marc Cox Morning Show: Former state […]

Tuesday, March 22, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times: Greitens ‘belongs in handcuffs, not the Senate’: Hawley, other Republicans call on Greitens to drop out of U.S. Senate race AP: Ex-wife accuses Greitens of abuse as part of custody battle AP: Greitens faces calls to end U.S. Senate bid SNL: New allegations against Greitens draw fresh criticism from Republicans, calls to […]

Monday, March 21, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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P-D: St. Louis City Director of Public Safety to give update on Cora Faith Walker’s death; St. Louis County councilman calls for Missouri State Highway Patrol to investigate (hop over Post-Dispatch paywall here) St. Louis Public Radio: St. Louis recorded hundreds of overdose deaths during the pandemic Fox4KC: “4 Star Politics” show: Missouri Democratic Party […]

Sunday, March 20, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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P-D: Source: St. Louis Fire Department turned over to DEA report on death of Cora Faith Walker (hop over Post-Dispatch paywall here) CDT: New state Senate lines could set up Stephen Webber vs. Judy Baker Democratic primary: Baker downplays Webber as threat, says former state rep has been out of the picture for years JCNT: […]

Saturday, March 19, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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St. Louis Public Radio: Hundreds celebrate former state Rep. Cora Faith Walker’s life and advocacy work in St. Louis P-D: Cora Faith Walker remembered by St. Louis-area leaders, family and friends (hop over Post-Dispatch paywall here) P-D’s Jess Bogan: Profile: Why Cori Bush won’t back off her call to ‘defund the police’ (hop over Post-Dispatch […]

Friday, March 18, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Scott Faughn: TWMP Column: Cora Faith Walker 1984-2022 KC Star: Hawley’s critique of Biden SCOTUS pick earns rebuke from White House press secretary Jen Psaki Washington Missourian: Gov. Parson to headline fundraiser for U.S. Senate hopeful Dave Schatz (hop over the Missourian’s paywall here) SE Missourian: Local gun store struggles to stock inventory; Store owner […]

Thursday, March 17, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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SNL: $50 million for Missouri State renovations among Blunt’s earmarks in new federal budget The Missouri Times’ Scott Faughn: Analyzing the new Missouri Senate map, district by district St. Joseph News-Press: State Senate candidates respond to new districts; Comments from Tony Luetkemeyer, J. Eggleston, Delus Johnson The Missouri Times: Fraternal Order of Police announces Tim […]

Wednesday, March 16, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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JCNT: U.S. Rep. Vicky Hartzler to host ceremony honoring Vietnam veterans’ service TonysKansasCity.com: Hawley fighting Politico over Capitol riot fist pump photo P-D: Beneficiary of St. Louis carpenters union’s millions faced previous financial trouble (hop the Post-Dispatch paywall here) JCNT: Missouri Senate map further aligns Capital City, lake KWOS (Jefferson City):  The KWOS Morning Show […]

Tuesday, March 15, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Columbia Missourian: Former Missouri senators lecture about lack of bipartisanship in politics; John Danforth and Claire McCaskill gab about Josh Hawley, discuss support for ranked-choice voting JCNT: Supporters of ‘ranked-choice’ elections confident in Missouri initiative; Better Elections Missouri’s Scott Charton says group will collect enough signatures to appear on ballot AP: Book publisher begins campaign […]

Monday, March 14, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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This Week in Missouri Politics: U.S. Rep. Ann Wagner talks with Scott Faughn about her trip to Ukraine border (0:15); what Ukraine wants from U.S. (2:55); why Putin will “never” conquer Ukraine (4:45); “no-fly zone” (6:50); why Biden is responsible for high gas prices (8:00); relative positioning of Russia vs. China (11:30); congressional redistricting (13:20); […]

Sunday, March 13, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times: Eric Schmitt brings in $1.6M at Mar-a-Lago event with Trump St. Louis Public Radio: St. Louis on the Air with Sarah Fenske schedule: Wednesday show to feature Sheena Greitens on China SNL: Biden appointee recognized as USA TODAY’s Women of the Year honoree from Missouri; Robin Carnahan thanks Roy Blunt for his […]

Saturday, March 12, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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St. Louis Public Radio: Former state Rep. Cora Faith Walker (D-Ferguson), age 37, has died P-D: Cora Faith Walker, a top St. Louis County official and former state lawmaker, dies at 37 Missourinet: Blunt questions top intelligence team about China’s role with Russia KC Star: Congress brought back spending earmarks. Here’s what Blunt, Graves and […]

Friday, March 11, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Santa Barbara News-Press’ Kaitlyn Schallhorn: U.S. Rep. Ann Wagner praises sanctions on Russia, but says she wished they had been imposed earlier KC Star’s Daniel Desrochers: Josh Hawley and other Republicans are calling for American energy independence, but it wouldn’t actually drop prices KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: Democratic U.S. Senate primary candidate Lucas […]

Thursday, March 10, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Newsweek: Cori Bush joins Ilhan Omar in voting against Russian oil ban; Comments from Omar, no explanation from Bush CNN: Cori Bush joins Ilhan Omar and 15 Republicans voting against ban on Russian oil, coal and natural gas KC Star: Josh Hawley says he has concerns about Ketanji Brown Jackson’s record on Guantanamo Bay P-D: […]

Wednesday, March 9, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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AP: Gov. Parson announces trade trip to UK, Ireland SNL: Gov. Parson to travel to United Kingdom, Ireland on first trade mission since pandemic JCNT: Kehoes share love of reading with grade schoolers The Missouri Times: Chief Justice Paul Wilson gives State of the Judiciary Address St. Louis Public Radio: Missouri chief justice emphasizes cooperation […]

Tuesday, March 8, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Missourinet: Hawley bill intended to ramp up U.S. fuel production, drive down Russian share of market Brownfield Ag News: Ag groups sue EPA over vehicle emission standards; Comments from Missouri Corn Growers President Bradley Schad KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: Eric Greitens on potential Trump endorsement (3:20); Mitch McConnell and Missouri Senate “RINOs” (4:45); […]

Monday, March 7, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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This Week in Missouri Politics: Jim Talent talks with Scott Faughn about Russia’s military errors (0:50); why Missourians should care (2:30); two reasons why Russia will lose (4:30); U.S. expanding its commitments while weakening its power (8:00); panel of Rep. Tony Lovasco (R-O’Fallon) and Rasheen Aldridge (D-St. Louis City), Carpenters’ Mark Dalton and St. Louis […]

Sunday, March 6, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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SNL: Greene County Lincoln Day photos: U.S. Senate and 7th Congressional candidates, Tim Garrison, area activists SNL: Greene County to receive $2.1 million from Missouri opioid settlement with Johnson & Johnson Columbia Missourian: Proposed $500 million in state budget could boost retirement fund KMMO (Marshall): Sen. Denny Hoskins (R-Warrensburg) sponsoring MASBDA, Missouri Rural Workforce Development […]

Saturday, March 5, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KC Star: Truck convoy has only 3 big rigs passing through Kansas City, but receives huge support P-D: Dave Schatz on Cori Bush vs. Steve Roberts Democratic congressional primary, GOP infighting, more The Missouri Times: AIPAC to host Jefferson City reception celebrating American-Israeli relationship SNL: Earth Day Festival in Springfield will host League of Women […]

Friday, March 4, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times: Missouri officials continue to show support for Ukraine, condemn Russia’s invasion JCNT: Missouri ending financial relations with Russia; retailers urged to pull Russian products Columbia Missourian: Gov. Parson talks employment rates, Ukraine at Missouri Press Day SNL: Missouri moves to cut financial ties with Russia as war in Ukraine intensifies Missouri Independent: […]

Thursday, March 3, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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SNL: Roy Blunt, Josh Hawley issue statements on Biden’s U.S. Supreme Court diversity nominee P-D: Biden’s call to ‘fund the police’ prompts criticism from Rep. Cori Bush Joplin Globe: Every GOP U.S. Senate candidate – except Eric Greitens – accepts invitation to speak at Joplin Lincoln Day Dinner; top state officials, 7th Congressional and state […]

Wednesday, March 2, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KC Star: Josh Hawley sits out State of the Union because he didn’t want to be tested for COVID-19 KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: U.S. Rep. Billy Long on being relegated to gallery for SOTU viewing KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: U.S. Rep. Vicky Hartzler on being punished by Twitter for stating biological […]

Tuesday, March 1, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times: Exclusive: Vicky Hartzler endorsed by pro-life activist Abby Johnson Fox4 KC: Twitter blocked Missouri’s U.S. Rep. Hartzler for ‘violating rules’ (link via TonysKansasCity.com) KC Star’s Daniel Desrochers: Missouri U.S. Senate candidate suspended from Twitter after anti-transgender post; “’Men pretending to be women’” is a statement often used to reject the identity of […]

Monday, February 28, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Fox News: Missouri GOP Senate showdown: At CPAC, Schmitt says Greitens baggage ‘definitely a concern’ This Week in Missouri Politics: Missouri Farm Bureau President Garrett Hawkins talks with Scott Faughn about annual state legislative briefing (0:45); Roy Blunt and Statesman of the Year Award (2:00); rural broadband funding (3:45); property rights and eminent domain (8:15); […]

Sunday, February 27, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Washington Missourian: Blunt talks infrastructure, Amtrak funding, broadband internet – and what might make him endorse in the GOP U.S. Senate primary KC Star: One trucker convoy pulls the plug, but another is scheduled to roll through Missouri March 3-4 to protest federal vaccine mandates JCNT: Missouri House GOP seeks to transform elections JCNT: Governor […]

Saturday, February 26, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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St. Joseph News-Press: Roy Blunt visits the 139th Airlift Wing, talks Russia-Ukraine Fox News: Missouri GOP U.S. Senate showdown: At CPAC, Eric Greitens says he’s the ‘only real’ Trump candidate in race (link via TonysKansasCity.com) AP Pennsylvania reporters Jeff McMillan and Marc Levy: In attacking trans people like University of Pennsylvania champion swimmer Lia Thomas, […]

Friday, February 25, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KC Star: Missouri congressional delegation calls for severe sanctions on Russia SNL: Russia vs. Ukraine: Collection of quotes from elected officials/communications staffers P-D: Russia vs. Ukraine: Collection of quotes from elected officials/communications staffers P-D: Former St. Louis Blues player Jim Campbell files as Republican for 4th Congressional District seat KSGF (Springfield): Nick Reed Show: Angela […]

Thursday, February 24, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times’ Kaitlyn Schallhorn: Letter from the editor: A goodbye to Missouri The Missouri Times: Roy Blunt named 2021 Statesman of the Year Brownfield Ag News: Blunt, addressing Missouri House, says state is positioned to be world ag leader JCNT: Blunt encourages lawmakers to work together for benefit of state Fox 2 (St. Louis): […]

Wednesday, February 23, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times: Schmitt holding fundraiser at Mar-a-Lago JCNT: Filing Day recap: U.S. Senate, local state legislative candidates Missouri Independent: Filing Day recap: Comments from U.S. Senate candidates, 4th Congressional District’s Sara Walsh (R), 7th Congressional District’s Alex Bryant (R) St. Louis Public Radio: Filing Day recap: Comments from U.S. Senate candidates, Sara Walsh, Bill […]

Tuesday, February 22, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Combest: Happy Filing Day, losers! How to Win an Election Silver Medal (Without Really Trying): A step-by-step guide for #moleg candidates KWTO (Springfield): Vicky Hartzler on Russia-Ukraine status (2:50); what Biden should have done (3:15); what the U.S. should do now (4:00); why Putin doesn’t respect Biden (6:00); her work to boost military spending (8:00); […]

Monday, February 21, 2022 – Presidents Day – Missouri political news headlines

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This Week in Missouri Politics: St. Louis City Mayor Tishaura Jones talks with Scott Faughn about spending federal money (1:00); spending Rams lawsuit money (2:45); when she’ll acknowledge end of COVID pandemic (4:00); enforcing mask mandate “where we need to” (5:40); city’s murder culture (6:30); relationship with Gov. Parson (10:50); thoughts on St. Louis Post-Dispatch […]

Sunday, February 20, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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P-D: Independent ‘must’ run for Missouri Senate seat, Danforth says, citing poll he paid for; 85-year-old also endorses Better Election’s ranked-choice voting proposal SNL: Conservative pastor Alex Bryant joins southwest Missouri’s congressional race TonysKansasCity.com: MAGA Mark Alford denounces Hillary and supports truckers CDT: U.S. Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-Maryland) relives Trump impeachments during University of Missouri […]

Saturday, February 19, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KFEQ (St. Joseph): U.S. Rep. Sam Graves says U.S. needs to project strength to keep Russia from invading Ukraine 97.1 FM (St. Louis): Mark Reardon Show: Mary Elizabeth Coleman (R-Arnold) on Billy Long vs. Josh Hawley controversy (7:45); thoughts on which U.S. Senate candidate she’s voting for (8:30); Eric Greitens’ strength in Jefferson County (9:15); […]

Friday, February 18, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: Josh Hawley on endorsement of Vicky Hartzler, reaction to Billy Long’s criticism KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: Eric Greitens on Josh Hawley’s endorsement of Vicky Hartzler (1:00); Trump supporters’ preference for him (1:15); his “30-point lead” (2:00); praise for Billy Long (4:15); recent trip to Mar-a-Lago (8:00); efforts […]

Thursday, February 17, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times:  Schmitt endorsed by Ted Cruz for U.S. Senate KC Star: Billy Long says Josh Hawley is a liar. Hawley says Long just can’t take bad news. (evade KC Star paywall via McClatchy DC site here) SNL: U.S. Senate race roundup: Billy Long vs. Josh Hawley, Ted Cruz backs Eric Schmitt, PAC endorses […]

Wednesday, February 16, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Fox News: Ted Cruz backs Eric Schmitt in Missouri U.S. Senate primary KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: Billy Long says Josh Hawley lied about endorsing Vicky Hartzler (0:45); “The Swamp” coalescing behind Hartzler (2:50); meeting with Hawley last Wednesday (3:15); how state party organizers set up Lincoln Day debate to “rattle” him, Schmitt and […]

Tuesday, February 15, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Missourinet: GOP U.S. Senate candidates discuss policy priorities at Missouri Lincoln Day forum AP: Fresh off Hawley endorsement, new Vicky Hartzler ad takes on “woke liberals’” attack on sports: “Women’s sports are for women, not men pretending to be women” SNL’s Galen Bacharier: ‘Women’s sports are for women,’ Vicky Hartzler says in new Senate ad […]

Monday, February 14, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KCUR: Cori Bush says landlords collecting overdue rent is “a death sentence” for black women This Week in Missouri Politics: Senate Majority Leader Caleb Rowden (R-Columbia) talks with Scott Faughn about redistricting impasse (0:45); downside of 7-1 maps (1:45); strengthening Ann Wagner’s district (7:00); thoughts on Conservative Caucus calling him a RINO even though they […]

Sunday, February 13, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times: Hartzler nabs Hawley’s endorsement as candidates face off at Lincoln Days; Long comes out swinging at Hartzler following forum Missouri Independent: Josh Hawley endorses Vicky Hartzler in GOP primary for Missouri U.S. Senate seat Columbia Missourian: U.S. Senate hopefuls vie for GOP nomination in Lincoln Days debate KC Star: Hawley endorses Hartzler […]

Saturday, February 12, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Official 2022 Missouri Lincoln Day Bingo Card St. Louis Public Radio:  St. Louis on the Air with Sarah Fenske:  Mizzou attorney, engineer want more federal regulation of farmers’ fields Columbia Missourian: Small business owner John Martin (R) announces candidacy for state representative in District 47 JCNT: Gov. Parson to higher ed: Maintaining relationships are […]

Friday, February 11, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Official 2022 Missouri Lincoln Day Bingo Card Missouri Independent: Cori Bush among liberals adding new demands for Biden’s SCOTUS pick KCUR: Up to Date with Steve Kraske: Legal MO 2022’s Jack Cardetti promotes his recreational marijuana ballot initiative, with support from UMKC Law School’s Ellen Suni KCUR: Up to Date with Steve Kraske: The […]

Thursday, February 10, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times:  Jason Smith officially announces re-election bid SE Missourian: With pass on Senate bid, Smith hopes to serve as ‘strong voice’ in aim for Ways and Means chairman KC Star: Rep. Jason Smith passes on U.S. Senate bid to run for reelection to House of Representatives TonysKansasCity.com: MO AG Schmitt fights GoFundMe over […]

Wednesday, February 9, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: 4th Congressional GOP candidate Taylor Burks on background (1:15); campaign priorities including foreign relations and election security (2:15); thoughts on Russia-Ukraine (6:00) Columbia Missourian:  Democrats David Smith, Kathy Steinhoff announce candidacies in new House districts The Missouri Times: Redistricting Rumble: Senate begins marathon debate on congressional maps; Live blog […]

Tuesday, February 8, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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93.9 The Eagle: Wake up Columbia with Branden Rathert and Stephanie Bell: Billy Long previews this week’s U.S. Senate debate at Lincoln Day: speculation that Schmitt and Greitens are “living in Joe Biden’s basement” (12:15); criticism of “Shanghai Schmitt” (12:50); why Vicky Hartzler is not a true conservative (14:30); congressional redistricting maps (8:00); YouTube controversy […]

Monday, February 7, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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SNL: 7th Congressional GOP primary campaign fundraising update – plus associated PACs This Week in Missouri Politics: Sen. Bill Eigel (R-Weldon Spring) talks with Scott Faughn about opposition to Donald Kauerauf (0:45); never receiving a call from Gov. Parson (2:45); congressional redistricting (4:30); how Caleb Rowden should deal with the Conservative Caucus (9:55); Panel of […]

Sunday, February 6, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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JCNT: USDA Director Tom Vilsack to visit Lincoln University tomorrow SNL: Q4 2021 U.S. Senate fundraising totals – including associated PACs P-D: Schmitt criticizes Jones after mayor’s “#GurlBye” dismissal of domestic assault victim KSDK (St. Louis): “#GurlBye”: St. Louis mayor and domestic violence victim trade barbs on social media JCNT: 20% of state workforce would […]

Saturday, February 5, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times: Schmitt, Greitens release dueling China ads to air during Olympics Brownfield Ag News: Missouri Farm Bureau calling for farmer support against the EPA and Army Corps of Engineers reinstating WOTUS JCNT: MoDOT: Cold temperatures have slowed road clearing Missouri Independent: Bankruptcy of failed Missouri factory project nears end after 10 years in […]

Friday, February 4, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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AP: Lucas Kunce raises most candidate committee funds among Senate hopefuls in Missouri Missouri Independent: Pro-Greitens PAC hits Eric Schmitt on China in ad airing during Olympics opening ceremony The Missouri Times:  Sam Alexander endorsed by Michael Flynn in CD 7 race The Missouri Times:  How Trish Gunby and Sara Walsh balance the Legislature and […]

Thursday, February 3, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KC Star: White House’s Psaki accuses Hawley of ‘parroting’ Russia propaganda in Ukraine letter Fox4 KC/Kansas City Star “4Star Politics”: SCOTUS vacancy: Dave Helling and John Holt talk with KC political consultant Michele Watley and KU law prof The Missouri Times: League of Conservation Voters Action Fund endorses Lucas Kunce in U.S. Senate race JCNT: […]

Wednesday, February 2, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KC Star’s Daniel Desrochers: Analysis: 2022 U.S. Senate candidate quarterly reports: fundraising and spending for campaign committees and PACs KC Star: Jack Danforth denounced Hawley for his role in Jan. 6. His daughter donated to him. SE Missourian: Local “Moms Demand Action” chapter promotes “National Gun Violence Survivors Week” Missouri Independent: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation […]

Tuesday, February 1, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times:  Schatz raises $1.16M, with personal investment, in first 45 days of campaign The Missouri Times:  Schmitt brings in $1.7M in latest fundraising cycle Columbia Missourian’s Ken Midkiff: Critiques of GOP U.S. Senate campaigns: Vicky Hartzler has outraised all other candidates, Dave Schatz has not put in much effort, other factual inaccuracies 97.1 […]

Monday, January 31, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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This Week in Missouri Politics: DHSS Section for Medical Marijuana Regulation Director Lyndall Fraker talks with Scott Faughn about medical marijuana processes, limits on availability, more; Panel of Reps. Raychel Proudie (D-Ferguson) and Brian Seitz (R-Branson), KWOS host Austin Petersen and The Heartlander editor Christian Rehder on congressional redistricting (12:00); mask mandates (20:30) SNL: How […]

Sunday, January 30, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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P-D: How Jefferson County turned from safe Democratic area to GOP stronghold; 2016 U.S. Senate runner-up Jason Kander (D) declines phone interview One America News Network: Video: RINOs, their consultants and Democrats are trying to skew Missouri’s redistricting maps to favor the Democrat Party; Interview with Sen. Bob Onder (R-Lake Saint Louis) on Blaine Luetkemeyer […]

Saturday, January 29, 2022 – Missouri political headlines

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The Missouri Times:  YouTube removes Billy Long ad for violating “election integrity policy” SNL: Blunt visits Greene County, talks Dems’ elections bill and SCOTUS; Comments from Greene County Clerk Shane Schoeller SNL: Springfield couple sentenced to house detention for Jan. 6 riot at U.S. Capitol SNL: Indicted GOP Rep. Tricia Derges denied dismissal of charges, […]

Friday, January 28, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: Josh Hawley on Breyer’s resignation (1:15); “quota politics of the woke left … it’s not about qualifications” (4:15) KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: Vicky Hartzler on Breyer’s resignation (0:45); Dems’ attempt to divert attention away from economy (2:00); how SCOTUS opening could allow Biden to dump Kamala Harris […]

Thursday, January 27, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Missourinet: Reactions to Breyer retirement: Hawley doesn’t want “a woke activist”; Cori Bush says whites and men need not apply KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: First “Politics and a Pint” event of 2022 to feature U.S. Senate candidate Mark McCloskey KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: Mark McCloskey gives update on U.S. Senate campaign, […]

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Brownfield Ag News: U.S. Rep. Sam Graves calls for halt on new Waters of the U.S. rule KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: Eric Greitens on congressional redistricting (1:30); criticism of “lobbyist-led leaders” in Missouri House (3:30); thoughts on ranked-choice voting (11:30); feelings about “RINOs” and “the swamp” (throughout) Missouri Independent: Appeals court orders St. […]

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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SNL’s Galen Bacharier: Springfield-area races kick off 2022 election year loaded with cash: Recap of quarterly campaign finance numbers, with zero (0) PAC data for GOP legislative or statewide candidates The Missouri Times: Tempers flare in public Senate showdown as redistricting fight looms KRES/KWIX (Moberly): Rep. Louis Riggs (R-Hannibal) on Senate Republicans’ redistricting skirmish: “Street […]

Monday, January 24, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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SNL’s Andrew Sullender: A new PAC called VOTE 417 supports ‘voting rights’ candidates in southwest Missouri; How you can join and help the fight against oppressive GOP proposals KSGF (Springfield): Nick Reed Show: Why the Springfield News-Leader should change its name to the “DNC Newsletter” (1:15); Latest anti-GOP piece on Billy Long (7:15); other examples […]

Sunday, January 23, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Brownfield Ag News: Missouri lock and dam investment to boost ag export value; Thoughts from Missouri Corn Growers’ Ben Travlos Columbia Missourian: Local calendar: U.S. Senate candidate Scott Sifton (D) to speak on campus Tuesday afternoon P-D: State auditor campaign finance reports: Scott Fitzpatrick vs. David Gregory P-D: Preview: This week’s congressional redistricting fight KSGF […]

Saturday, January 22, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times:  Quarter 4 2021 Report: Statewides The Missouri Times:  Quarter 4 2021 Report: PACs The Missouri Times:  Quarter 4 2021 Report: State Senate The Missouri Times:  Quarter 4 2021 Report: State Representative POLITICO Playbook: Suspicious Trump weighs dual endorsements in Missouri, other states (link via Dave Drebes’ weekday subscription news service, MoScout.com) SE […]

Friday, January 21, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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AP: Army Corps to spend $732M on Mississippi River lock upgrade; Blunt praises funding The Missouri Times:  Vicky Hartzler endorsed by Christian author Eric Metaxas SNL’s Galen Bacharier: Despite no evidence, Billy Long’s new ad promotes election conspiracy theories AP: Missouri Senate candidate ad falsely claims stolen election The Missouri Times: Congressional redistricting debate hosted […]

Thursday, January 20, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times:  Billy Long releases new ad touting early support for Trump KC Star: Emanuel Cleaver says he tested positive for COVID after being “vaccinated and boosted” KC Star: Kansas City military veteran sentenced for Capitol riot KWOS (Jefferson City):  The KWOS Morning Show with Austin Petersen and John Marsh: 4th congressional district candidate […]

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times: Scott Sifton (D) visits every Missouri county during U.S. Senate campaign TonysKansasCity.com: It pays to protest: KC politico fam nets $100K payday after police use pepper spray at KC riot P-D: Union Strong: St. Louis Police Officers’ Association’s Jeff Roorda to run in GOP state Senate primary JCNT: Missouri State of the […]

Tuesday, January 18, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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This Week in Missouri Politics: Panel of Reps. Ashley Bland Manlove (D) and Mary Elizabeth Coleman (R-Arnold), Democratic strategist and lobbyist Jane Dueker and GOP consultant Jim Gwinner discuss congressional redistricting machinations (1:00); Supreme Court rulings on vaccine mandates (8:15); charter school funding and foundation formula (17:30); pro-life legislation (24:45) KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo […]

Monday, January 17, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Missouri MLK history: Gov. John Ashcroft establishes Dr. Martin Luther King Day as state holiday in 1986, attested to by Secretary of State Roy Blunt TonysKansasCity.com: Project Veritas adds Kansas City Star to “Wall of Shame” (6:00) after paper retracts charges SNL: Missouri Senate searches for compromise amid early session grievances and discord KRES/KWIX (Moberly): […]

Sunday, January 16, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: Sen. Josh Hawley on Dems’ filibuster scheme and voting rights (1:00); Dem senators “wanting to get off the (Biden) train” (2:25); bill to ban “insider trading” by members of Congress (4:30); how inflation and Dems’ spending is “waking folks up”(8:30) JCNT: State of State to detail Gov. Parson’s priorities, […]

Saturday, January 15, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KC Star’s Daniel Desrochers: Hawley says he wouldn’t have voted for January 6 resolution honoring Capitol staff The Missouri Times:  Mark Alford brings in $200K+ since announcing congressional bid The Missouri Times:  Profile: New Missouri Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence CEO Cheryl Robb-Welch P-D: Two Missouri Democrat lawmakers, both “vaccinated and boosted,” catch COVID […]

Friday, January 14, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Politico: Former U.S. Rep. Lacy Clay (D) registers as a foreign agent, will lobby for South Korean business group (via Morning Consult’s Eli Yokley) SNL: Schmitt celebrates ruling against Biden vaccine mandate for large employers Missouri Independent: Supreme Court hands Schmitt, other AGs a split victory on vaccine mandates KC Star: Missouri locksmith who dressed […]

Thursday, January 13, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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St. Joseph News-Press: Hawley expresses concern with COVID test availability The Missouri Times:  Redistricting committee approves congressional map that doesn’t split Ray County St. Louis Public Radio: Missouri House committee advances 6-2 Republican majority congressional redistricting map TonysKansasCity.com: KC mayor earns Politico love via Zoom call; Quinton Lucas calls Missouri AG Eric Schmitt a “charlatan”; […]

Wednesday, January 12, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Missourinet: Blunt wants answers from Biden Administration’s education secretary on how taxpayer dollars are being used Fox Business: U.S. Rep. Jason Smith says his inquiries of Biden re: $6 trillion in COVID spending have been met with “crickets” (via Media Research Center) KRES/KWIX (Moberly): U.S. Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer says jobs report shows economy slowing Brownfield […]

Tuesday, January 11, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: U.S. Rep. Vicky Hartzler (R) on COVID and in-classroom learning (0:55); parental involvement in schools (3:15); victory in Navy SEALs forced-vaccination case (4:30); upcoming Supreme Court ruling on federal vaccine mandate (6:30); track record as congresswoman (8:15) TonysKansasCity.com: Former KC Star scribe Barbara Shelly’s anti-Greitens piece for The Pitch: […]

Monday, January 10, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Videos: 17 years ago today: Matt Blunt sworn in as governor; spot your favorite modern-day lobbyists, retirees and (still)-elected officials (via johncombest_com on Instagram) The Missouri Times: Bill Irwin, retired Navy SEAL captain, running for Congress in CD 4 This Week in Missouri Politics: House Majority Floor Leader Dean Plocher (R-Des Peres) talks with Scott […]

Sunday, January 9, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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TonysKansasCity.com: Steve Kraske, Micheal Mahoney, Pete Mundo and others discuss KC’s decision to pass on 2024 GOP Convention, weigh in on Missouri legislative session and mask mandates TonysKansasCity.com: Petty Kansas City Star snips at Pompeo weight loss KRES/KWIX (Moberly): Rep. Louis Riggs (R-Hannibal) on critical race theory, says more parents choosing home and private schooling […]

Saturday, January 8, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KMIZ (Columbia): Retired Navy SEAL Captain Bill Irwin joins 4th Congressional District GOP primary SNL: Area liberals cancel in-person voting rights protest due to chilly weather; U.S. Reps. Cori Bush and Emanuel Cleaver, state Rep. David Tyson Smith (D-Columbia), seasoned St. Louis liberal Denise Lieberman complain about GOP ballot safeguards SNL: U.S. Supreme Court hears […]

Friday, January 7, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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JCNT: Lawmakers hear call for unity, compassion at governor’s prayer breakfast St. Joseph News-Press: Hawley: Legacy of Jan. 6 is Biden using events to govern with a state of emergency, turn law enforcement powers against Americans P-D: Liberal groups hold rally near Galleria shopping mall to commemorate Jan. 6 Capitol riot, complain about voting laws; […]

Thursday, January 6, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Independent (UK): Josh Hawley’s career was supposed to be over after January 6 – but he’s thriving instead; Insight from top Missouri GOP consultant James Harris, former Hawley chief of staff and current adviser Kyle Plotkin KC Star’s Daniel Desrochers: Josh Hawley looked like a pariah immediately after Jan. 6. A year later, not […]

Wednesday, January 5, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KC Star: Quinton Lucas won’t run for U.S. Senate; KC mayor “currently the highest-profile Democrat to be considered a contender” Brownfield Ag News: Biden appoints former state Rep. Joe Aull (D-Lexington) as Missouri’s USDA Farm Service Agency executive director SNL’s Galen Bacharier: How proposed congressional redistricting will affect 7th Congressional District, “Emmanuel [sic] Cleaver” and […]

Tuesday, January 4, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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P-D: Congressional redistricting update: Sen. Steve Roberts (D-St. Louis City) may take on U.S. Rep. Cori Bush in Democratic primary; GOP hard-liners blast Missouri congressional map that saves Emanuel Cleaver’s seat St. Joseph News-Press: Rep. J. Eggleston (R-Maysville) weighs in on congressional redistricting map SNL: Springfield’s House districts would change under tentative redistricting plans. Here’s […]

Monday, January 3, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times: Capitol Calendar for this week: U.S. Rep. Jason Smith visit Hannibal for HRCC event; Missouri Chamber conference; HRCC fundraiser in Jefferson City; Bob Onder’s 60th birthday bash SNL: Greene County Sheriff Jim Arnott serves advisory role for new national law enforcement group; Protect America Now to focus on illegal immigration SNL: Video: […]

Sunday, January 2, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KC Star’s Daniel Desrochers: Josh Hawley and the art of the lie: Puffery, attacks and technical truth KC Star’s Daniel Desrochers: How to spot liars like Josh Hawley: University of Texas at Austin rhetoric professor on why you should trust the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal and subscribe to your local newspaper (avoid KC […]

Saturday, January 1, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KHMO (Hannibal): New Missouri laws go into effect today: Minimum wage, tax credits, students’ right to know, more KMOV (St. Louis): Bill from Rep. Kimberly-Ann Collins (D-St. Louis City) would create Department of Corrections oversight committee KCTV (Kansas City): Rep. Robert Sauls (D-Independence) wants to forgive state’s unemployment overpayments TonysKansasCity.com: Worst of Kansas City 2021: […]

Friday, December 31, 2021 – Missouri political news headlines

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The Missouri Times:  Missouri Republicans unveil new congressional map St. Louis Public Radio: Missouri GOP congressional redistricting plan bolsters Ann Wagner and spares Emanuel Cleaver AP: GOP lawmakers propose new U.S. House district lines TonysKansasCity.com: Cleaver winning Missouri redistricting battle Missouri Independent: Commission sets Monday public hearing for competing Missouri House district maps St. Louis […]

Thursday, December 30, 2021 – Missouri political news headlines

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TonysKansasCity.com: Missouri Republican Party questions donors: Have you abandoned President Trump? Missouri Independent: University of Missouri professors want tighter federal regulations for water runoff, blame farmers and ranchers for pollution St. Louis Public Radio: University of Missouri researchers on the benefits of government red tape: “Why would we talk about what we regulate? Because the […]

Wednesday, December 29, 2021 – Missouri political news headlines

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Kansas Reflector, via Missouri Independent: Blunt denounces ‘disgusting’ collusion, bias in national liver transplant policy KC Star’s Judy Thomas and Laura Bauer: Missouri AG files new, more serious child sex charges against boarding school doctor; Four (4) references to Missouri “attorney general,” zero (0) uses of name “Eric Schmitt” KC Star’s Judy Thomas and Laura […]