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Entries from August 2014

Sinquefield Lobbyist Travis Brown Meets With Al Sharpton

August 14th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Politics makes strange bedfellows? While in town to meet with the family of slain Ferguson, Mo teenager Michael Brown, civil rights agitator and TV host Al Sharpton met with uber lobbyist and Rex Sinquefield benefactor Travis Brown. Related: Tip Line: School Choice Lobbyist Lends Plane to Democrat Lt. Governor Candidate

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Tags: Picture/Quote of the Day · St. Louis

“If You Like Your Obamacare Plan, It’ll Cost You”, “Doctors Weigh Whether To Accept Obamacare Plans”‏

August 7th, 2014 · No Comments

As usual, not a week goes by without another news story highlighting the failures and broken promises of Obamacare. Yesterday, the AP reported, “The majority of insurance companies are raising the price of health plans in Florida through the Affordable Care Act exchange. State insurance officials said Monday that 14 companies filed plans, including three […]

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Tags: Healthcare

MO GOP Chair Calls for Censure of MS Republican Committeeman

August 7th, 2014 · No Comments

Ed Martin explains why meddling in Mississippi politics is not meddling in Mississippi politics. Drop us a line if you can figure out this logic below. editor@mopns.com I’ve been asked why I’m involved in Mississippi. I’m not. I’m involved in Missouri, where the use of racist political ads is a common Democratic campaign trick. The […]

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Quote of the Day: “Often Investigated, Never Indicted” Makes A Lousy Campaign Slogan”

August 7th, 2014 · No Comments

The Post Dispatch has a pretty good post mortem on Charlie Dooley’s “epic rout.” In all, 71 percent of those voting in the two county executive primaries took Democratic ballots. The county has been trending blue for the last two decades, but not 71 percent blue….Amendment 7 did not defeat Mr. Dooley. Mr. Dooley defeated […]

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Tags: Picture/Quote of the Day · STL County Executive Charlie Dooley

Picture(s) of the Day: Racist Mailers Backfire – Badly

August 6th, 2014 · No Comments

Ninety eighth district Republican candidate Rea Scharnhorst, the racist idiot who thought mailing out blatantly racist mailers would win her an election victory Tuesday, came in third in a three way primary. Scharnhorst was seeking to replace her term limited husband in the legislature. Instead, she let voters know her and her husband’s true colors. […]

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Tags: MO Legislature

Stenger Hands Dooley Embarrassing Defeat

August 6th, 2014 · No Comments

Accidental St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley had a familiar saying he used during the primary campaign to deflect from his failed, corrupt and incompetent leadership: “Charlie Dooley may get it wrong but he always makes it right.” It was a pithy and clever talking point handed to him probably by his campaign advisers but […]

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Tags: STL County Executive Charlie Dooley