Friday, June 10, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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St. Joseph News-Press: Hawley responds to death threat made against Supreme Court justice (get around St. Joseph News-Press paywall here)

SNL: Missouri’s U.S. House members vote along party lines on Dems’ gun control legislation

St. Joseph News-Press’ Riley Funk: Event promo: Come join gun-control rally tomorrow in St. Joseph (get around St. Joseph News-Press paywall here) “Former newspaper hack turned tote-bag charity blogger” Mary Sanchez promotes upcoming anti-gun march

97.1 FM (St. Louis): Marc Cox Show: Eric Greitens on Dems’ Jan. 6 primetime production (2:15), Confide case (6:15), U.S. Senate polls (7:45)

97.1 FM (St. Louis): Mark Reardon Show: AG Eric Schmitt on what he’s hearing on the campaign trail (4:15), Dems’ Jan. 6 show (7:00), “red flag” laws (11:00), subpoenas for school districts and Students First portal (13:15), Wentzville School District’s “privilege walk” (14:00), Ladue School District blaming churches for racism (14:20), Springfield Public Schools hiding critical race theory lessons (14:40)

P-D: ‘A joke.’ ‘Show trial.’ ‘Sham.’ Missouri’s leading GOP Senate candidates denounce Jan. 6 hearing. (get around stltoday paywall here)

St. Louis Public Radio: Politically Speaking podcast: U.S. Senate candidate Spencer Toder on Ukraine, gun control, abortion, race

Dave Drebes’ Missouri Scout: House Primary Guide: Kansas City area: Dem Reps. Ingrid Burnett, Yolanda Young and Annette Turnbaugh challenged; three-way GOP primaries for Districts 29 and 62; two-way GOP primary for District 38 Fox4 faces Asian-American discrimination lawsuit; news director allegedly informed woman she was the “wrong minority” to be cast for female newsreader role

KC Star: Gov. Nixon’s law firm preps legal action after clerk vowed to remove people from voter rolls

CDT: Student rep to board of curators remembered as ‘most kind human’

P-D: Group of Missouri medical marijuana growers must destroy product, surrender licenses (get around stltoday paywall here)

Missouri Independent: Missouri legal aid agencies receive $126M windfall from Johnson & Johnson talc liability judgment

Missouri Independent: Missouri poised to remove unenforceable discriminatory housing restrictions in deeds

St. Joseph News-Press editorial: Northwest Missouri lawmakers secure a slice of cash for rural roads (get around St. Joseph News-Press paywall here)

P-D editorial: Use-of-force police data, now mandatory in Missouri, can help reform efforts (get around stltoday paywall here)

KC Star’s Mara Rose Williams: I feel angry – join me as Kansas City marches for gun control again this weekend

Joplin Globe’s Joe Hadsall: Legal actions against school districts a focus of Eric Schmitt’s U.S. Senate campaign (get around Joplin Globe paywall here)

KC Star’s Luke Nozicka and race reporter Cortlynn Stark: Mayor Quinton Lucas explains why Eric Schmitt deserves “a mark of shame” for Kevin Strickland case JimmyC Unpacks Kansas City Star Prez Mike Fannin’s DUI arrest aftermath, as paper focuses on “’enterprise’” stories of questionable consequence in the hope of winning Pulitzers or other major journalistic prizes”

KC Star: Congratulations to us on winning our own company’s award for Kevin Strickland advocacy series

KC Star “Service Journalism Team’s” Natalie Wallington: People are catching COVID for the first time now – so wear a mask indoors, avoid large gatherings, get a COVID-19 shot and a booster

P-D letter: St. Louis City septuagenarian says GOP state lawmakers to blame for gun violence (get around stltoday paywall here)

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