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Entries from May 2008

St. Louis Carpenters Endorse Another Republican (Sort of)

May 29th, 2008 · No Comments

The Carpenters District Council of Greater St. Louis, which has a history of splitting party lines with its endorsements, endorsed Sen. Chris Koster today in his bid for the Democrat nomination for attorney general. A few of the Carpenters party splitting endorsements of the past have included endorsements for Sarah Steelman for re-election as state […]

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Stem Cells, Time Cards & The GOP Governor’s Primary

May 29th, 2008 · No Comments

While Kenny Hulshof is telling us that he’s against stem cell research – while accepting stem cell money and investing in stem cell research mutual funds – the Sarah Steelman campaign almost made it through an entire week (a holiday shortened week at that) without another blunder coming to light. Technically, it’s the same blunder […]

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Tags: Decision '08 · Rep. Kenny Hulshof · Sarah Steelman

Tipline: “State Senator” Gina Loudon Holding Reception Saturday

May 29th, 2008 · 4 Comments

We received this interesting information via the tipline with a note reading “a bit presumptuous isn‘t it?” You’ll notice that this invitation for a reception reads: “Please join us for a reception with our next State Senator Gina Loudon.” Fair enough, shows confidence. The problem our reader points out is that “State Senator Gina Loudon” […]

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Jay Nixon Busted For Discrimination Against Quadraplegic

May 28th, 2008 · No Comments

By J. Jonah Jameson Despite his best efforts at keeping quiet and therefore free from media scrutiny, Jay Nixon just can’t stay out of trouble — serious trouble. Thanks to The Turner Report for reporting what the liberal media in this state will not: Jay-Boy is going to pay $26,000 in taxpayer cash for discriminating […]

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Tags: Decision '08 · J. Jonah Jameson · Jay Nixon

Video: “Missouri Viewpoints” Host Mike Ferguson’s Nominating Speech for Bob Barr

May 28th, 2008 · 1 Comment

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FiredUp Gets DNC Credentials At Expense Of Minority Bloggers

May 24th, 2008 · No Comments

From 24thstate.com: Sometimes these stories really do write themselves. The DNC credentialed a slew of state blogs as part of their convention. The only problem? They chose the bloggers based on influence and relevance, rather than on what minority group they belong to. So what do the Democrats do? In an insulting and demeaning response, […]

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Tags: Decision '08