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  1. Missouri Appeals Ruling That Blocked Part of Voter Photo IDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Voice of America

    ... Missouri's 2016 law was enacted when the Republican-led Legislature overrode the veto of then-Gov. Jay Nixon, a Democrat. Voters in 2016 also approved a constitutional amendment intended to permit photo identification laws. The Missouri law was not ...

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  2. GOP candidates watching in horror as Kavanaugh debacle endangers chances in midterm electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 23 | The Raw Story

    ... week, and women see she is telling the truth, that could be very, very persuasive," explained former Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, a Democrat. According to John Danforth, the former Missouri Republican senator who urged GOP Senate Judiciary Committee ...

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  3. Our Opinion: A quiet end of an eraRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2018 | News Tribune

    ... professional smile to put me at ease, as a doctor might." In 2014, we wrote about Horstdaniel when then-Gov. Jay Nixon presented him with a medal for his service in the Korean War. In recent years, when someone would ask Horstdaniel if he had plans ...

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  4. Former prisoner Mizanskey celebrates voting rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... after completing three years of parole following 21 years in prison. Mizanskey received a commutation from Gov. Jay Nixon for his life sentence for nonviolent marijuana-related offenses. Jeff Mizanskey, of Sedalia, holds up his voter identification ...

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  5. Top StoryFSA's Fordyce Rises to the ChallengeRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2018 | Ag Professional

    ... Fordyce had been the head of the Missouri FSA office and also served as director of agriculture under former Gov. Jay Nixon from 2013-2017. He is a fourth-generation soybean, corn and cattle farmer from Bethany, Mo. (Harrison County). He served ...

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  6. Gov. Parson appoints new circuit judge in St. Louis CountyRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2018 | Business Journal

    ... Borbonus served as an associate circuit judge in St. Louis County since 2011 when he was appointed by then Gov. Jay Nixon. Borbonus' new role will begin Sept. 21 as he takes over for Judge Douglas Beach, who is retiring. Borbonus earned a B.A. in ...

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  7. Jeffrey Kowalski, Scammer Who Targeted Jay Nixon, Sentenced to PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2018 | River Front Times

    Jeffrey Kowalski, who authorities say sent bogus bills by the dozens to people including former Missouri Governor Jay Nixon, has been sentenced to seventeen months in prison.

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  8. Man who helped bring calm to Ferguson shares his view in new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... black and blue is to-literally-walk across it," the book's description stated. Johnson was selected by Gov. Jay Nixon to coordinate law enforcement agencies during the uproar over how police responded in the days following Michael Brown's death. ...

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  9. 10 years of State Fair memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | Sedalia Democrat

    As I drove to the fairgrounds on Opening Day, I did a bit of basic math and realized this is my 10th year covering the Missouri State Fair. I have seen and written about a lot in the decade since I caught then-Gov. Jay Nixon just inside the main gate for an interview for my first fair story.

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  10. Show-Me #TBT With Fmr. Missouri Guv JayRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2018 | Tony's Kansas City

    ... inspired riots that ultimately destroyed the middle-ground in American politics. Read more: Former Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon returns to Politically Speaking to discuss a multitude of issues, including the state of St. Louis' education system and the ...

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  11. Michael Butler Topples Sharon Carpenter in Recorder's RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | River Front Times

    ... seat. Mavis Thompson, 61, has been license collector for the city since 2013, when she was appointed by Governor Jay Nixon. She beat back Dana Kelly-Franks, 39, in tonight's Democratic primary, earning 55 percent of the vote. Kelly-Franks, 39, is ...

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  12. Can the Ocasio-Cortez Playbook Work in the Heartland? Cori Bush Is TryingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... to adopt this new brand of progressivism that looks a lot like socialism. "Trends get to the heartland late," said Jay Nixon, the former Missouri governor and a Democrat, "and I think this is a trend that's going to go over us." Ms. Bush, who made ...

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  13. Governor appoints Moore to Northwest Board of RegentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2018 | KCCommunityNews.com

    ... for a term scheduled to end Jan. 1, 2023. Kitzi was appointed to the board in 2016 by former Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon; he was not confirmed by the Senate before a January 2017, deadline and the appointment was withdrawn so he could remain eligible to ...

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  14. BizBeat: Downtown staple closing after 64 years lowering earsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2018 | News Tribune

    ... between Stokes Electric and Stifel Nicolaus & Company's office in downtown Jefferson City. In 2014, then-Gov. Jay Nixon strolled in for a cut and became the latest of several Missouri governors to pay Horstdaniel a visit. Horstdaniel said at the ...

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  15. Missouri court gives jolt of life to long Midwest power lineRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2018 | The Republic

    ... to string lines across roads. Clean Line's appeal to the Missouri Supreme Court was argued by former Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, who had backed the project before leaving office in January 2017. During a court hearing April , Nixon argued that state ...

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  16. Recent Missouri editorialsRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2018 | Washington Times

    ... streets. "They" is the Missouri General Assembly, which meant well when it passed a series of laws that then-Gov. Jay Nixon called the most comprehensive municipal court reform bill in state history. They acted after a Justice Department ...

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  17. Rebman keeps job, at least until Beetem rules on injunction requestRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2018 | News Tribune

    Lawrence Rebman is still a Missouri administrative law judge - at least until Cole County Circuit Judge Jon Beetem decides whether Rebman should get the injunction he's asked for. Then-Gov. Jay Nixon named Rebman as an ALJ for the state division on March 13, 2013 - the same day Nixon removed Rebman from his job as Missouri's Labor and Industrial Relations Department director.

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  18. Missouri Supreme Court rejects captive deer huntsRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2018 | News Tribune

    ... r from the Conservation Department and allow the animals to be overseen by the Agriculture Department. Former Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed an attempt to transfer oversight in 2016.

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  19. Thomson reappointed to CBHERead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2018 | Sedalia Democrat

    Thomson was appointed to the board in April 2016 by former Gov. Jay Nixon, with the new term set for six years. Joe Cornelison, also of Maryville, serves on the higher education board as wekk.

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  20. Missouri Supreme Court rejects captive deer huntsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2018 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... r from the Conservation Department and allow the animals to be overseen by the Agriculture Department. Former Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed an attempt to transfer oversight in 2016.

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