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Entries from January 2017

“Moderate” Claire McCaskill Votes Against Obamacare Repeal

January 13th, 2017 · No Comments

“Because there is no replace, I vote no.” — Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo The Senate last night began the process of putting the Affordable Care Act, better known as Obamacare, out of its misery and on to the dust bin of history of  failed liberal ideas. Of course “moderate” Senator Clair McCaskill was a no […]

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Tags: Healthcare · Senator McCaskill

Police Officer’s Sister Bashes Clay Over Controversial Cop Painting

January 13th, 2017 · No Comments

Critics of this controversial painting are not questioning its constitutionality. What they are questioning is its appropriateness and if this work of art spurs healing or just more divisiveness. Congressman Clay’s office released this statement: In America we don’t arrest artwork. As the Member who sponsored the art work at issue and a Member who […]

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Video: Chris Arps Joins Marc Cox to Talk About Inauguration/Ball

January 11th, 2017 · No Comments

Related: Inaugural Extravagance

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Tags: MO Legislature · Videos

Show Me Institute: Kansas City/St. Louis In Bad Financial Shape

January 11th, 2017 · No Comments

“Missourian’s paid their taxes, and if there’s debt, Missouri kids and grandkids will pay that debt off.” Former Democratic Governor Jay Nixon made this startling comment back in 2009 on C-SPAN  when asked about President Obama’s then proposed $1 trillion dollar failed stimulus plan. It’s not surprising this comment came from a Democratic governor and […]

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Video: Todd Graves Elected MRP Chair

January 11th, 2017 · No Comments

Last Saturday, the Missouri Republican State Committee met and elected new officers. Congratulations to Chairman Todd Graves, Vice Chair Kay Hoflander, Secretary Nick Myers, and Treasurer Pat Thomas. Related:  WAPO: Karl Rove Knew Former Bond Staffer Van Eaton Was Trying to Fire Todd Graves Video: “Senator, Why’d You Fire Todd Graves?” Message from outgoing Chairman John Hancock: […]

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Show Me Institute’s 2017 Blueprint for Missouri

January 5th, 2017 · No Comments

     Click here to watch Patrick Tuohey from the Show Me Institute discusses charter schools, course access, and cost per student with guest host Chris Arps. Related: Video: Brenda Talent of the Show Me Institute Video: Taxpayer-Funded Lobbying  

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