Thursday, July 22, 2021 – Missouri political news headlines

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Fox News: Conservative PAC supporting female candidates endorses Vicky Hartzler in GOP U.S. Senate primary

Washington Examiner: Vicky Hartzler hires On Message Inc. for U.S. Senate bid; Eric Schmitt using Jeff Roe’s Axiom Strategies

The Missouri Times’ Scott Faughn: CD 4 tipsheet: July 2021

The Missouri Times’ Scott Faughn: State auditor tipsheet: July 2021

Missouri Independent: Gov. Parson’s PAC raises $160K in Q2

The Missouri Times: Blunt sponsors bill allocating $1.4B for wildlife conservation

The Missouri Times: Ann Wagner asks Biden to sign Victims Crime Act fix quickly

The Missouri Times: Missouri State Fair returning ‘full steam ahead’ to celebrate bicentennial

SNL: Missouri orders defunct medical marijuana card clinic to repay investors

P-D: Missouri’s veterans homes warding off surge in China virus cases

The Missouri Times: Donald Kauerauf chosen to lead Missouri’s health department

The Missouri Times: Missouri launches vaccine incentive programs

Missourinet: Video: Gov. Parson’s press conference on new health director, vaccine incentives

JCNT: Gov. Parson names DHSS chief, unveils vaccine incentives

St. Louis Public Radio: New health director says answer to Missouri’s COVID-19 spike is simple: vaccinations

St. Louis Public Radio: Some area hospitals report that one-third of their workers have declined China virus vaccine; Four-state study published in journal Vaccines shows blacks, young people lead the way in saying “No”

Missouri Independent: Gov. Parson picks new health director, announces vaccine incentive lottery with $10,000 prizes

SNL: Gov. Parson names longtime Illinois official Donald Kauerauf as new Missouri health director

SNL: Missouri launches vaccine lottery with $10,000 prizes, possible $25 payment for shots

KC Star: Gov. Parson names new health director, announces vaccine incentive program with cash and prizes

KC Star: Here’s how to sign up for Missouri’s COVID vaccine program with cash and prizes

KCUR: Gov. Parson announces $10,000 COVID-19 vaccine lottery

The Missouri Times: Sen. Lincoln Hough (R-Springfield) appears on MSNBC, urges Missourians to avoid vaccine misinformation

KC Star: State, regional China virus update

P-D: State, regional China virus update

KCUR: Do Missouri schools need to ‘dial back’ anti-white shaming? Some state lawmakers think so

KC Star editorial: Even Gov. Parson’s tardy half-awakening to vaccine imperative irks those who’d rather die

KC Star editorial: Gov. Parson, appoint a black woman to the Kansas City police board

Missouri Independent op-ed: University of Central Missouri associate professor of political science Robynn Kuhlmann: Black Americans declining China virus vaccine shows free thought not a partisan issue

KCUR op-ed: Kaiser Health News’ Laura Bauer: Delta variant thrives in Missouri amid disconnect between politics and public health

P-D’s Kurt Erickson: Gov. Parson complains about coverage of his administration, but doesn’t provide any examples of bias

P-D op-ed: ProPublica’s Jeremy Kohler: Missouri Republicans to blame as state become COVID hot spot

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