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HB 253 Veto Stands, Missourians Livid

In today’s veto session, the Missouri Legislature failed to override Governor Jay Nixon’s veto of HB 253. Whether lawmakers fell victim to misleading graphics or simply caved to external pressures is yet to be seen. Whatever the reason, fifteen Missouri … Continue reading

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Will These Republicans Stand With Nixon And Deny MO Families A Tax Cut?

A number of Republicans have sided with Democrat Governor Jay Nixon in denying Missouri families their first tax cut in 90 years. Here is their information. As the battle over this override hits this week, politely remind these lawmakers that … Continue reading

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St. Louis Daily Jumps The Shark On GOP And Obamacare

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch editorial board is the professional equivalent of an early aughts LiveJournal community. Given this context, it’s understandable how they thought their latest jab at the GOP over Obamacare made any sense. Most likely authored by Tony … Continue reading

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MO Speaker Tim Jones Threatens To Refile Nixon Subpoenas

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has tried to maneuver his way out of answering questions related to the massive privacy scandal involving sensitive information sent to the ATF and DHS. Backstory here. Headlines today say that the subpoenas for Nixon and … Continue reading

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Jay Nixon’s Silly Logic Against MO Gun Bill

Hopefully Republicans in Missouri realize that they hold a supermajority and override this veto. Nixon’s logic? “Under this bill, newspaper editors around the state that annually publish photos of proud young Missourians who harvest their first turkey or deer could … Continue reading

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Missouri DOR Scandal Heats Up This Week

Before the NSA, there was the Missouri privacy breach. I’ve heard from several sources that the DOR hearings in Jefferson City will feature three of the Department of Revenue investigators who were pulled off of their investigation into the St.¬†Joseph … Continue reading

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