Sunday, August 29, 2021 – Missouri political news headlines

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SE Missourian: Peter Kinder to emcee Cape County Lincoln Day event Sept. 10; Holly Rehder, Barry Hovis to speak; U.S. Rep. Jason Smith, SOS Jay Ashcroft to attend

Columbia Missourian: Columbia NAACP holds voting-rights rally; Woman holds sign supporting “Census & Reapportainment [sic]”

SE Missourian: Local landlord supports ruling on eviction ban

SE Missourian: Rep. Wayne Wallingford (R-Cape Girardeau) says difficult choices ahead on Medicaid expansion

P-D: New Missouri laws take effect: Gas tax going up, robot delivery rules, catalytic converter crackdown and more

KC Star: National group gives Missouri ‘B’ grade on sex trafficking laws

Joplin Globe: Oklahoma woman headlines PrideFest, criticizes “fear and ignorance among the straight community”; Today’s agenda features “Drag Queen Brunch” and meet-and-greet with “Mr. and Miss Gay America”

KMOV: Area nurse: Unvaccinated people enjoying life at public events is “a slap in the face” to nurses

Columbia Missourian cartoon: Eric Schmitt puts your kids at risk to win U.S. Senate seat (non-paywalled link here)

KC Star’s Mara Rose Williams: Setting criteria for school board leadership roles is racist

KC Star letter: Ann Arbor, Michigan septuagenarian supports Lucas Kunce, claims to have “exposed corruption” during Vietnam

SNL letters: Springfield Public Schools employee praises News-Leader reporters Andrew Sullender and Gregory Holman for taking the correct side in COVID vaccine coverage; Willow Springs septuagenarian supports Critical Race Theory in Missouri schools

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