Saturday, June 11, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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Fox4 (Kansas City): Event promo: KC gun-control rally and march today (link via

KCMO (Kansas City): Pete Mundo Show: Eric Greitens on Dems’ Jan. 6 production (0:55), Bidenflation (2:30), thoughts on polls (3:30), “No MO RINOs” tour (4:45), Gen. Michael Flynn coming to Missouri (7:00), why Hispanics are moving toward Republican Party (8:00)

California Democrat: Rep. Sara Walsh gives heartfelt goodbye at Moniteau County Lincoln Day

The Missouri Times: Police organizations back Jeff Roorda in Senate District 22

P-D: Gov. Parson makes final picks for board overseeing Rams settlement money (get around stltoday paywall here)

KOMU (Columbia): Jefferson City Schools releases survey questions after subpoena from AG Schmitt

P-D: Electric grid operator worried Ameren can’t yet close Rush Island power plant (get around stltoday paywall here)

P-D editorial brief: Mocking Billy Long (get around stltoday paywall here)

KC Star editorial: After behavior warning, two black charter school students claim counselor called them “animals”; “conservative legislators” to blame

The Missouri Times op-ed: Rep. Brad Pollitt (R-Sedalia): Uvalde shooting shows it is time we put prayer back in our schools, the Ten Commandments back in our courthouses, and restore respect for authority

P-D’s Tony Messenger: From bribery to video gaming, Missouri’s racism brings injustice to two gas station tales (get around stltoday paywall here)

KC Star “Service Journalism Team’s” Natalie Wallington: COVID transmission levels high in KC, but hospitalizations stay low in mini wave; Kansas Citians should get vaccinated and get booster shot

KC Star letter: Kansas octogenarian praises Dem Reps. Patty Lewis and Emily Weber for bringing water to dehydrated elderly man

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