Saturday, November 12, 2022 – Missouri political news headlines

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SE Missourian: Local party leaders weigh in on possible third Trump run; thoughts from Cape County Republican Central Committee Chairman Matt Henson, Dems’ Andy Leighton (get around Southeast Missourian paywall here)

KC Star: GOP victory fallout: Sam Graves to chair House Transportation Committee; Rep. Emanuel Cleaver on Dems adjusting to minority status

Missouri Independent: Josh Hawley says red wave undermined by ‘Washington Republicanism’

P-D: Legal pot sales in Missouri could begin before February, state says (get around stltoday paywall here)

KC Star: Amendment 3 explainer series: Want to get in on Missouri’s weed industry? What we know about getting a license to sell

KC Star: Amendment 3 explainer series: Can jobs drug test once marijuana is legal in Missouri? What to know about weed & work

SE Missourian: First steps taken to connect Southeast Missourians to broadband internet (get around Southeast Missourian paywall here)

SNL: Gov. Parson picks associate court judge to fill circuit court opening

Missouri Independent: Citing concerns about China, states mull limits on foreign ownership of farmland; thoughts from former Lt. Gov. Joe Maxwell

SE Missourian: MoDOT reps to judge annual student bridge-building competition (get around Southeast Missourian paywall here)

P-D editorial: Eric Schmitt’s 15-point victory was actually unimpressive (get around stltoday paywall here)

KC Star op-ed: Former Independence Mayor Eileen Weir: Roy Blunt, please support gay marriage legislation before retiring

Columbia Missourian’s David Webber: Missouri Democrats do not seem to have a bright future

P-D letter: Affton sexagenarian predicts Gov. Parson and GOP lawmakers will undermine Amendment 3 (get around stltoday paywall here)

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