Monday, July 25, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

Published in Missouri Political News - Daily Headlines. Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , .

This Week in Missouri Politics: Panel of Rep. Rudy Veit (R-Hallsville), Missouri Republican Party Treasurer Pat Thomas, Dem consultant Jack Cardetti and GOP consultant James Harris talk with Scott Faughn about U.S. Senate race (0:50), Scott Fitzpatrick vs. David Gregory (9:05), 4th Congressional District GOP primary (15:45), 7th Congressional District GOP primary (19:00), state Senate primaries (21:00), Nick Schroer vs. John Wiemann (22:00), Bob Jones vs. Nate Tate vs. Ben Brown (22:30), best picks for election upsets (25:00), who won the week: Show Me Values PAC, TV station owners, Sheena Greitens, Mike Bernskoetter, Ryan McKenna (26:45)

SNL: U.S. Senate GOP primary preview: Mini-profiles of leading candidates

St. Joseph News-Press: U.S. Senate Democratic primary preview: Mini-profiles of leading candidates

KMBC (Kansas City): U.S. Senate candidate profile series: Spencer Toder (D)

Southeast Missourian: Lucas Kunce (D) hosts town hall in Cape Girardeau (get around Southeast Missourian paywall here)

Springfield Daily Citizen: 7th Congressional District GOP primary preview: Eric Burlison, Mike Moon and Jay Wasson on the issues (get around Springfield Daily Citizen paywall here)

CDT’s Roger McKinney: 3rd Congressional District primary preview: Republicans Blaine Luetkemeyer vs. Dustin Hill and others; Democrats “Dylan Durrwatcher [sic],” others

Washington Missourian: Pro-life rally held on courthouse square in Union; attendee: “The atmosphere was very positive and definitely grateful”

KC Star: National gun control group names KC Mayor Quinton Lucas ‘lawmaker of the year’

Missourinet: Missouri’s Linked Deposit Program gaining popularity among small businesses, farms and local government agencies; interview with State Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick

KY3 (Springfield): Missouri’s child care crisis: Centers keep closing, families can’t afford care

P-D editorial: Republicans should consider Vicky Hartzler or Dave Schatz for U.S. Senate, not Eric Greitens or Eric Schmitt (get around stltoday paywall here)

Midwest Newsroom’s Aprile Rickert, via St. Louis Public Radio: With stronger pro-life laws in effect, Missouri will have higher maternal mortality rates

P-D letter: Kirkwood septuagenarian outlines Josh Hawley’s transgressions, says he should join the circus (get around stltoday paywall here)

FAQ for readers and journalists