Thursday, November 24, 2022 – Thanksgiving – Missouri political news headlines

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SNL: City considers renaming airport terminal after retiring Roy Blunt

The Missouri Times: Andrew Bailey named next Missouri Attorney General

The Missouri Times’ Scott Faughn, 8/17/22: Andrew Bailey is the frontrunner for attorney general appointment

JCNT: Governor chooses Bailey as Missouri Attorney General (get around Jefferson City News Tribune paywall here)

St. Louis Public Radio: Andrew Bailey, general counsel for the governor, named Missouri attorney general

Missourinet: Gov. Parson picks general counsel to serve as Missouri attorney general

AP: Missouri Gov. Parson names Andrew Bailey attorney general

SNL: Andrew Bailey, counsel to governor’s office, named next Missouri AG

KC Star: Missouri Gov. Parson appoints top counsel Andrew Bailey as state’s next attorney general

Missouri Independent: Gov. Mike Parson picks Andrew Bailey to replace Eric Schmitt as Missouri attorney general

P-D: Gov. Parson picks general counsel to replace Schmitt as Missouri attorney general (get around stltoday paywall here)

P-D: Video: Gov. Parson introduces Andrew Bailey as new AG

JCNT: Annual prayer breakfast highlights service, community; Missouri Farm Bureau, Sen. Mike Bernskoetter (R-Jefferson City) among sponsors (get around Jefferson City News Tribune paywall here)

Missouri Independents: Call center wait times for SNAP handouts increased over the summer

Columbia Missourian: Farmers, communities see need for U.S. 54 improvements

Joplin Globe: Natural gas rates rising for Southwest Missouri customers

P-D: Missouri hunting season nets more than 261,000 deer (get around stltoday paywall here)

Washington Missourian: Missouri DNR auditors find fault with city’s management of storm sewer system

KC Star: Former Missouri ambulance director misappropriated over $90,000, state auditor says

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Wall Street Journal op-ed: Karl Rove: Josh Hawley’s 2022 Election Folly: His analysis is refuted by the voting evidence, and most of his favorites lost.

P-D education reporter Blythe Bernhard: Tips for more politically correct Thanksgiving discussions: Don’t say “Indians,” don’t use feathers, don’t use Indian names (get around stltoday paywall here)

P-D letter: University City septuagenarian says Josh Hawley and Republicans want anarchy (get around stltoday paywall here)

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