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2 hrs ago | Home

Local administrators share feelings on proposed bill to carry guns in school

Governor Jay Nixon vetoed a bill which would have allowed teachers and administrators to carry concealed weapons in schools.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Kirksville, MO

6 hrs ago | KMBC-TV

Ministers ask Gov. Jay Nixon to stop Missouri executions

A group of ministers came to a satellite office of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon Tuesday to ask him to stop next week's planned execution of another death row inmate in the state.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Kansas City, MO

8 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

Ex-Mamtek CEO pleads guilty to theft, fraud

A man who persuaded a rural Missouri town and the state to invest millions in bonds and incentives for an artificial sweetener plant that never materialized pleaded guilty Tuesday to three felony charges.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, St Charles County, MO, US Governors

8 hrs ago | ABC News

Ex-Mamtek CEO Pleads Guilty to Theft, Fraud

The man who persuaded a rural Missouri town and the state to invest millions in bonds and incentives for an artificial sweetener plant that never materialized pleaded guilty Tuesday to three felony charges.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, St Charles County, MO, US Governors

8 hrs ago | KSGF-AM Springfield

4 Veto Override Session

Hour 2- Guest: Eric Burlison- State Representative Districct 133 When does the veto session begin and how long will the session be? How many bills did Governor Nixon veto? How many bills is the legislature going to attempt to override? What's going on with deer in Missouri? Length 44:13

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9 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

Foggy Memories Obscure Forebears Of Ferguson Unrest

Collective amnesia about past eruptions of racial conflict has left Americans with a false sense that what happened in Ferguson is somehow new.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, US Governors, US News, Liberal Political News

10 hrs ago | Mediaite.com

Salon's Joan Walsh: Race Relations, Iraq 'Arguably Worse' Under Obama

While many people were out enjoying time off from work, Salon Editor Joan Walsh took Labor Day to do something very rare: criticize President Barack Obama .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Ferguson, MO, US Governors

11 hrs ago | Mass Transit

ATU Calls on Govs. Nixon and Quinn to Remove St. Louis Metro CEO John Nations

The Amalgamated Transit Union has called on Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon and Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn to remove Metro CEO John Nations for his failure to "correct the outrageous conduct of his staff at the bargaining table" in a letter to the Governors.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Pat Quinn, Baked Goods, Life, Cookies, Dessert, Food

15 hrs ago | Politico

What is Jay Nixon thinking?

Jay Nixon was headed into a news conference last Wednesday, ready to announce his new choice to lead the Missouri Department of Public Safety, when he spotted one of his old law school classmates in St. Louis' Wainwright State Office Building.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Ferguson, MO, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Commentary Magazine

Ferguson Can't Save Senate for Democrats

In a year in which the odds are heavily stacked against the Democrats it is to be expected that the party will try just about anything in their quest to retain control of the Senate.

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Related Topix: US News, Ferguson, MO, John Lewis, US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Truthdig

Over 1,000 Protest In Ferguson, Call For Highway Shutdown Monday

Well over 1,000 people protested peacefully, marching through Ferguson, going to the police station and some going door-to-door in prosecutor McCulloch's neighborhood asking him to be removed or recuse himself.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, St Louis County, MO, US Governors, US News, Liberal Political News

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Lucianne.com

Next 25 Articles

Man alive, Democrats got it good. Not only do leftwing outlets like the Washington Post protect Democrats, the Washington Post publishes video of comedian Jon Stewart attacking as racist potential GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry.

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Related Topix: US News, Washington Post, Publishing, Rick Perry, US Governors, Small Business, Personal Finance

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Ferguson slowly starting to make comeback

In this Aug. 18, 2014 file photo, a young boy tosses a football as people walk past a business boarded up to protect against looting in Ferguson, Mo.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, St. Louis, MO, US Governors

Pam's House Blend

Ferguson and the Prophet Jeremiah

"They're talking 'peace, peace' because there's been no tear gas and bullets for the last couple of nights.

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Related Topix: St Louis County, MO, Bel-Nor, MO, US Governors

Missourian

Missouri must stop subsidies to illegal day cares

One toxic result of Missouri's notoriously lax system for monitoring day cares and its failure to value children and families is that the state is continuing to pay child care subsidies to illegal day care operators.

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Related Topix: Missouri Government, Missouri, US Governors

CNN

Cop fired after Ferguson Facebook post

Protesters march in Ferguson, Missouri, on Thursday, August 21. The St. Louis suburb has been in turmoil since a white police officer, Darren Wilson, fatally shot an unarmed black teenager, Michael Brown, on August 9. Some protesters and law enforcement officers have clashed in the streets, leading to injuries and arrests.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Missouri, US Governors

Stars and Stripes

Missouri Air Guard base to offer 6-month weapons tactics course

U.S. Air Force Capt. Nick Kahler, a flight navigator assigned to the Advanced Airlift Tactics Training Center, Missouri Air National Guard, walks off a C-130 Hercules aircraft in Cherbourg, France, on June 2, 2014.

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Related Topix: Missouri, US Military, US Air Force, US News, Rosecrans Air National Guard Base, France, World News, US Governors

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Fox News

Ferguson shooting spurs curriculum advocates to craft lesson on race

Even though the police shooting of an unarmed man in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson is only weeks old and a grand jury is still trying sort out what really happened, a Washington-based nonprofit is offering a classroom lesson plan that draws a link between the incident and the revolutionary rhetoric of the 1960s Black Panther Party.

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Switched

Ferguson Protests Reach White House Doorstep With Call For Prosecutor To Resign

A coalition of activists carried 900,000 petitions to the gates of the White House on Thursday afternoon demanding that Attorney General Eric Holder prosecute the white police officer who shot unarmed black teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, US Governors, Howard University

Daily Star

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Three weeks after protests in Ferguson, Missouri broke out over the unarmed shooting of black teenager Michael Brown, State governor Jay Nixon has employed the only black member to his Cabinet as the state public safety director.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, US Governors, World News, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Israel

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