Tuesday, June 4, 2024 – Missouri political news headlines

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Fox News’ Ingraham Angle: Schmitt: The ‘two tiers of justice’ are on ‘full display’ in Hunter Biden gun case

Newsmax: Will Scharf: Weaponization of Justice led by Biden

Missourinet: Scharf says guilty verdict could trigger political warfare across the country; response from Missouri Democratic Party

Missouri Independent: AG Andrew Bailey argues to block Biden administration’s second student loan forgiveness plan

Brad (Hildebrand) & John (Combest) Show on 104.5 FM (WashMo), Monday (Segment A): Kurt Schaefer vs. Bob Onder 3rd Congressional District race; Dean Plocher lawsuit; Wash U. faculty vote; Will Scharf vs. George Stephanopolous; Brad on soy/corn planting and refuting “knee high by the Fourth of July” misinterpretation

KC Star: Bill Eigel vows to free Eric DeValkenaere as Republicans weigh in on conviction (avoid KC Star paywall by reading free syndicated version on Yahoo! News here)

Brad & John Show, Monday (Segment C): State of Ashcroft vs. Kehoe vs. Eigel; Brad follows through on allowing political advertising on Westplex 107.1 FM

Brad & John Show: Monday show summary (via Instagram)

P-D: Pet food maker Purina too ‘woke’ for Missouri Republican. So she ‘fires’ her employer. (avoid stltoday paywall by reading Combest-archived version here)

KC Star: Kansas City mayor says Ashcroft violated Supreme Court order on KCPD do-over election (avoid KC Star paywall by reading free syndicated version on Yahoo! News here) (link via

Fox4 KC: Both sides weigh in on August KCPD ballot measure (link via

Missouri Independent: Already outlawed in Missouri, noncitizen voting ban will appear on statewide ballot; complaints from League of Women Voters seasoned citizen

KBIA: University of Missouri seeks to remove racial criteria from donated scholarships and funds

Brad & John Show, Tuesday morning (Segment A): University of Missouri vs. racist scholarships; recap of Schmitt on Fox News; welfare recipients will surely choose “leafy greens” over Red Hot Riplets and grape soda; Brad vs. John on Bailey vs. Scharf; more

Brad & John Show, Tuesday morning (Segment B): Brad on Gregg Keller; beggar dismayed by Brad’s Little Debbie’s snack offering; Caitlin Clark needs a Tony Twist; more

Missouri Independent: Lawsuit claims new Missouri court secrecy law is unconstitutional

Southeast Missourian: Missouri Broadcasters Association files complaint to undo state law requiring redactions in court documents (avoid Southeast Missourian paywall by reading Combest-archived version here)

SNL: Missouri Supreme Court decision prompts auditor to review Missouri Dept. of Conservation’s budget

JCNT: State auditor announces probe into Missouri Department of Conservation

JCNT: Missouri cannabis sales dipped in April

SNL: Actress Brooke Shields headlines Missouri State University’s Public Affairs Conference

KC Star: How Missouri murderer and ‘completely different’ pastor built trust as execution looms; David Hosier was scorned by ex-lover, so he killed her and her husband (avoid KC Star paywall by reading free syndicated version on Yahoo! News here)

P-D editorial: Now Sen. Schmitt is warning about ‘lawfare’? He practically invented it. (avoid stltoday paywall by reading Combest-archived version here)

Kansas City Beacon sponsored content, funded by “Health Forward Foundation”: Content creator Suzanne King: Missourians on the dole forced to wait for taxpayer-funded handouts; Urban doctor hopes welfare recipients will spend taxpayer money on “leafy greens”; Congressional Republicans like Mark Alford are trying to undermine SNAP program

SNL’s Greta Cross: Come support Ozarks Pridefest, 7 other Pride Month events in Springfield: Children’s event features “30-minute educational piece about the history” of LGBTQIA*+ followed by tennis lessons; voter registration panel, “Mix Ultralounge’s Men of Skin,” Springfield Cardinals endorse “Pride Night,” more

SNL’s Greta Cross: 2023 Pridefest photo gallery (6/10/23): Morbidly obese drag queen gives child sucker; Springfield’s Party for Socialism and Liberation marches; House Superminority Leader Crystal Quade wows in a blue dress and rainbow armband; Rep. Betsy Fogle (D-Springfield) sports a braid with colorful summer dress; lonely juggling clown holds his balls; children hand dollar bills to dancing drag queens; drag queen maintains hold on cash while performing handstand; pink-haired human teaches special-needs infant to tip drag queen; other inspirational images

P-D letter: St. Louis County Libertarian Central Committee Chair Ladonna Higgins wants ranked-choice voting (avoid stltoday paywall by reading Combest-archived version here) John Combest: Stalking, Harassment, Internet Trolling: A Guide to Recovering and Rebuilding After Online Attacks – available in paperback and Amazon Kindle (NOTE: As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.)

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