"First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, then you win." -- Mahatma Gandhi

Entries from October 2007

Big Money, Big Ideas

October 31st, 2007 · 1 Comment

By Tim Woodcock Rex Sinquefield could have retired and opted for the quiet life. Instead he left his life in California, where he ran an investment company, and returned in 2005 to St. Louis, the city in which he grew up, and threw himself into the political arena and into philanthropy. The dining room of [...]

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Tags: David Stokes · School Choice · Show Me Institute · St. Louis

Jack Jackson Endorses Governor Mitt Romney For President

October 31st, 2007 · No Comments

Boston, MA – Today, Governor Mitt Romney announced that former Missouri State Representative Jack Jackson has endorsed his candidacy for President of the United States. Jackson will help organize Governor Romney’s statewide grassroots efforts and communicate Governor Romney’s message of conservative change in Washington. Announcing the endorsement, Governor Romney said, “I am proud to have [...]

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Tags: Decision '08 · Matt Blunt

Rep. Parker a Panelist at Cultural Leadership Event

October 31st, 2007 · No Comments

Former State Representative Sherman Parker will be one of five panelists who will share their views on race and politics at a Cultural Leadership event scheduled for Sunday. The November 4th event – moderated by Dave Drebes from the Arch City Chronicle and MOScout.com – will be held at 3:00 pm at the Central Reform [...]

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Tags: Decision '08 · Hon. Sherman Parker · St. Louis

Quote of the Day: FireUp Missouri’s Temper Tantrum

October 31st, 2007 · No Comments

Is this what it now comes down to FiredUp Missouri? You must now resort to verbal temper tantrums by calling your opponents “sniveling, thin skinned punks” and “pantywaists?” We’d be upset too if the only people we could get to listen to us pitch a bad story were: 1.) A two bit columnist with an [...]

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Tags: Scott Eckersley

No Dry “Writ” at the Courthouse

October 31st, 2007 · No Comments

Hat tip: The New Muse: Judge Craig Carter dismissed without prejudice Ernest O’Gaffney’s writ of mandamus against the county commissioners trying to force them to turn over county records to the custody of the county clerk. The Case.net notation dismissing the action was made Oct. 29 and another notation showed that correspondence was sent to [...]

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Tags: Uncategorized

Video: Matt Blunt Responds to Eckersley Firing

October 30th, 2007 · No Comments

Hat tip: K.C. Prime Buzz

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Tags: Matt Blunt · Scott Eckersley · Videos