Tuesday, October 25, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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KC Star: Donald Trump puts out video in support of Eric Schmitt, says he has total endorsement (avoid KC Star paywall by reading syndicated version on St. Joseph News-Press website here)

SNL: Here’s what campaigning looks like for and against Amendment 3 recreational marijuana proposal Mayor Quinton Lucas and KC Councilwoman Teresa Loar to hold press conference criticizing Amendment 4 and KC police today at 9 a.m.

Missouri Independent: Overview: Amendment 4

KSMU/SNL/League of Women Voters/NAACP/other “nonpartisan” groups: Missouri Senate District 30: Interviews with Sen. Lincoln Hough (R-Springfield) and Raymond Lampert (D) Jackson County Republicans decry alleged Kansas City Star letter distortions

SNL: Early in-person voting in Missouri starts Tuesday. Where to go and what ID to bring

JCNT: Education leaders to discuss teacher-retention plan tonight in Jefferson City (get around Jefferson City News Tribune paywall here)

Washington Missourian: Citing ‘equipment issues,’ MoDOT delays opening of new highway ramps at St. Clair

Joplin Globe: Former state Rep. Robert Warden, who served in the early 1960s, honored by MSSU for work

Missouri Independent: Spire Missouri’s proposed rate hike draws ire of Kansas City officials, residents

Missourinet’s Alisa Nelson: Man opens fire at St. Louis school, killing two; shooter was black male

St. Louis Public Radio’s Rachel Lippmann: Two killed as man opens fire at Central Visual and Performing Arts; no mention of shooter’s race; comments from “Rep. Peter Meredith [sic]” and others; Candidates for St. Louis Board of Aldermen President explain why Republican state lawmakers are to blame

P-D: White House calls for more gun control after St. Louis high school shooting; no mention of shooter’s race (get around stltoday paywall here)

P-D editorial: Sen. Josh Hawley, Gov. Mike Parson, Attorney General Eric Schmitt “and every other prominent Republican” to blame for St. Louis City school shooting (get around stltoday paywall here)

Columbia Missourian op-ed: Trudy Busch Valentine: Standing up to China to protect our land

P-D’s Aisha Sultan: Missouri has some of the worst gun laws in the country – your “thoughts and prayers” are worthless (get around stltoday paywall here)

P-D letter: St. Louis sexagenarian lists her grievances with Eric Schmitt (get around stltoday paywall here)

P-D letter: St. Louis septuagenarian says he worked harder at a young age than Eric Schmitt ever did (get around stltoday paywall here)

P-D letter: St. Louis man criticizes editorial opposing Amendment 3, attempts “blowing smoke” punchline

P-D letter: St. Louis septuagenarian criticizes Jay Ashcroft library proposal (get around stltoday paywall here)

P-D letter: Sierra Club intern Eileen Jamieson: With proposed rate hike, Spire is putting profits over people (get around stltoday paywall here)

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