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Friday Jun 27 | Pulaski County Daily

Farnham takes up Hartzler's photo request, asks for bridge funding

Vicky Hartzler, the Republican candidate who defeated longtime Congressman Ike Skelton to represent Missouri's Fourth District including Pulaski County, has sent out an e-mail to supporters and constituents asking them to send photos of locations in what will soon be her district so she can take them with her to Washington, D.C. At Thursday ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Vicky Hartzler, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Pulaski County, MO, Route 66, Fort Leonard Wood, MO

Friday Jun 27 | Pulaski County Daily

Congressman Ike Skelton gives farewell speech Wednesday to House

Today House Armed Services Committee Chairman Ike Skelton delivered his farewell speech to the U.S. House of Representatives.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Roll Call

HOH: Ike Skelton Auction Items Illustrate the Softer Side of Public Service

The Kansas City Auction and Appraisal Company has cataloged a treasure trove of personal effects and private letters the late Rep. Ike Skelton amassed throughout his career and has made them all available to interested buyers through June 30. The Missouri Democrat, who spent over 30 years in the House and served two terms as House Armed Services ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barney Frank, Representative Gabrielle Giffords

River Front Times

Journalist Refuses to Cover Pride Event at Fort Leonard Wood, "Comes Out" as Anti-LGBT

For the first time ever, Fort Leonard Wood, a military base in Missouri's Ozarks, is hosting an LGBTQ Pride event -- something that would have been unthinkable in the days of Don't Ask, Don't Tell.

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Leonard Wood, US Army, Fort Leonard Wood, MO, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Pulaski County, MO, Gay/Lesbian

Sun Jun 22, 2014

News Tribune

Ike Skelton political items up for auction

Several political items, including correspondence with presidents and other leaders, are among the auction items from the estate items of former Missouri Congressman Ike Skelton.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, 2012 Presidential Election

Tue Jun 17, 2014

Politico

Skelton auction: W.H., Hill keepsakes

While Rep. Ike Skelton died nearly eight months ago, followers and political junkies alike can bid to take part of his political legacy home with them after a new auction hit the web Monday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Bill Clinton, History in the News

Mon Jun 16, 2014

KMBC-TV

Ike Skelton memorabilia hit auction block

Photos, autographs, pins and other pieces of memorabilia from the long political career of the late Missouri Rep. Ike Skelton are about to go up for sale in an online auction.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Fri Jun 13, 2014

Forbes.com

As Military Tensions Rise, House Leadership Turns Away From Defense

Political analysts are probably reading way too much meaning into the primary defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor this week.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Howard McKeon, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, John Spratt, Business News

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