Sunday, September 3, 2023 – Missouri political news headlines

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Fox News: ‘Squad’ member Rep. Cori Bush faces increased pressure over campaign payments to husband for security services; conservative group says Bush “broke the law and fumbled the cover-up”

KRES (Moberly): Drought mitigation programs available through Farm Service Agency; interview with Missouri Executive Director Joe Aull

Missourinet: Realtors group criticizes effort to change ballot initiative process; Missourians for Fair Governance spokesman Scott Charton says group might put its own measure on the ballot

JCNT (3/15/22): Supporters of ‘ranked-choice’ elections confident in Missouri initiative; Better Elections Missouri’s Scott Charton says group will collect enough signatures to appear on ballot

Missouri Independent (7/18/22): Ranked-choice voting proposal fails to make ballot; spokesman Scott Charton: “Stay tuned.”

The Heartlander’s Christian Rehder (8/15/22): Better Elections wasted millions of dollars in failed effort to get ranked-choice voting on the ballot

Columbia Missourian: Democratic Socialists of America celebrate unionization of Maryland Heights Starbucks; with membership on the decline, unions resort to organizing food-service workers, librarians and cannabis retail workers

JCNT: State building two new facilities in Jefferson City

P-D: Gov. Parson names 3 from St. Louis area to state boards (get around stltoday paywall here)

KC Star: How to choose the best Evergy rate plan for you – and other reader questions, answered (avoid KC Star paywall by reading free syndicated version on Yahoo! News here)

KRES (Moberly): Operation Game Thief a handy tool for conservation agents

P-D editorial: AG Andrew Bailey is too busy promoting culture-war piffle to fulfill his duties (get around stltoday paywall here)

JCNT editorial: Hot dog! Missouri Dept. of Corrections’ Puppies for Parole a success

JCNT letter: National Organization for Women’s Sue Gibson says she “will never forgive or forget” Gov. Parson’s support for gun owners or “when he went gleefully wild with his veto pen” archives: Search tag: feminist rage John Combest: Stalking, Harassment, Internet Trolling: A Guide to Recovering and Rebuilding After Online Attacks – available in paperback and Amazon Kindle

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