Saturday, March 2, 2024 – Missouri political news headlines

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Spectrum Local News (Charter Communications): Missouri’s Republican caucus: Here’s what you need to know

Washington Missourian: GOP presidential caucus is today

March 2012: LA Times: ‘Mass hysteria’ in Missouri as Republicans caucus on presidential race

St. Louis Public Radio’s Jason Rosenbaum: Former state Sen. Kurt Schaefer eyeing comeback in Missouri’s 3rd Congressional District race

Spectrum Local News’ Gregg Palermo: Filing day stress causes Democrat male to have “panic attack,” flip-flop on secretary of state race

Missouri Independent’s Rudi Keller: Boone County Lincoln Days notebook: Onder jabs Schaefer; Caleb Rowden a no-show; more Brad (Hildebrand) & John (Combest) Show on 104.5 FM (Franklin/St. Charles/Warren Counties): Thursday morning: Will Scharf vs. Andrew Bailey, and summary of John Lamping’s comments on gov race (6:30); Kurt Schaefer enters 3rd Congressional District (10:15); Hawley’s comments on budget and McConnell (14:15); electric buses and diesel-exhaust racism (19:30); Brian Nieves leaving his radio show (43:00); Roger Jackson and Catherine Dreher’s new show on 93.3 FM (53:30); live on-air counseling session/stay-out-of-jail pep talk (56:00)

Brad & John Show Instagram: Show summary

Missouri Independent: Bill Eigel vows mass jailing, removal of illegal immigrants from Missouri

Missouri Independent: MOHELA points finger at federal government in response to criticism of loan program

SNL: Northwest board members refute Jasinski’s ‘narrative’ about job exit

johncombest_com on Twitter (Friday): Hulk Hogan and Mean Gene featuring Springfield Daily Citizen, Scott Faughn and Jason Klindt

This Week in Missouri Politics Mid-Week Update (Thursday): Jason Klindt responds to Missouri State University presidential finalist John Jasinski’s allegations that Klindt acted vengefully about a fraternity decision

SNL: Sen. Travis Fitzwater (R-Holts Summit) floats plan to block student access to social media at school in grades 6-12

St. Louis Public Radio: Bill from Rep. David Casteel (R-High Ridge) would establish statewide building code

Washington Missourian: Area lawmakers talk transportation, education at Chamber of Commerce forum

Southeast Missourian’s B Magazine: Area economic development leaders collaborate on lobbying lawmakers (avoid Southeast Missourian paywall by reading Combest-archived version here)

P-D: New rules for cannabis product packaging causing delays in Missouri (avoid stltoday paywall by reading Combest-archived version here)

AP: Missouri governor shortens the DWI prison sentence of former Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid

SNL: MoDOT Southwest District looking for full-time workers to start ASAP at job fair Saturday

SNL: Trout season begins at Bennett Spring State Park and across Missouri

JCNT: State volunteer award now accepting nominations

JCNT: DHSS encourages Missourians to vaccinate

Southeast Missourian editorial: Details on local GOP presidential caucuses (avoid Southeast Missourian paywall by reading Combest-archived version here)

P-D editorial: In Missouri and nationwide, the ‘Party of Lincoln’ is becoming a haven for America’s racist subculture (avoid stltoday paywall by reading Combest-archived version here)

KC Star editorial: Pregnant women in dangerous marriages need help. Update this Missouri law (avoid KC Star paywall by reading free syndicated version on AOL here)

KC Star’s Jonathan Shorman and Katie Moore: Ex-Chiefs assistant Britt Reid drove drunk, injuring girl. But Missouri’s governor commuted the sentence. (avoid KC Star paywall by reading free syndicated version on Yahoo! News here)

The Center for Public Integrity’s Janelle O’Dea, via St. Louis Public Radio: Baseless conservative opposition to the Electronic Registration Information Center (ERIC) will have negative effects on voting 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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