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Entries Tagged as 'Adam Smith Foundation'

Bought & Sold Lacy Clay: “I’ll Always Do My Best to Protect What Really Matters to You”

February 15th, 2010 · 5 Comments

Remarkably, this quote is not from Rep. Clay responding to a constituent, but instead to his handlers and benefactors in the predatory”rent to own” industry. The industry has called Clay “the greatest champion the rent-to-own transaction has ever had.” Last month, we learned that Clay’s chief of staff Darryl Piggee and his wife Sherry R. […]

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Tags: Adam Smith Foundation · Rep. Lacy Clay

Does Media Even Care Anymore About Objectivity?

September 23rd, 2009 · No Comments

Imaginary conversation yesterday between Jay Nixon, Kelvin Simmons and Jack Cardetti: Nixon: “Damn that Missouri Political News Service! They’ve once again exposed my shady dealings regarding campaign contributors and fee offices.” Simmons: Yeah, this looks pretty bad boss, especially the part where Alternative Opportunities already knew how many fee offices they were going to get. […]

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Tags: Adam Smith Foundation · Jay Nixon · Media Bias

MIAC Report Fallout Continues

April 2nd, 2009 · No Comments

“Where is the ACLU? This is a huge violation of civil liberties. I scraped off my Nader sticker to add the Obama one…..so really, both sides of the political spectrum should be alarmed. Whenever you slide out from the middle(moderate)…you are a cause for alarm? It wasn’t nice when Michelle Bachmann suggested the far left […]

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Tags: Adam Smith Foundation · Jay Nixon · Videos

GOP Protesters Disrupt Pelosi Energy Rally. Never Fear, Bootlicker Cleaver to the Rescue!

August 27th, 2008 · No Comments

Is Congressman Cleaver now the official defender and protector of White Democrat women politicians? He sure got a lot of practice during the primary season. Still a member of the Tom Tom Club we see. By Mike Soraghan DENVER — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s energy pep rally Tuesday turned into a shout-fest when Republican protesters […]

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Tags: Adam Smith Foundation · Decision '08 · Rep. Emanuel Cleaver

MO. Bar Association Offers “Non Partisan Court Plan” Talking Points to its Members

October 19th, 2007 · 1 Comment

Here’s an example of “liberal elitism” at its finest. The Missouri Bar Association is offering what it labels “Seek, Speak and Teach Resources” to its membership. Try not to be too insulted as you read below what they think of us “lay public.” You’re the expert. As a lawyer, you take for granted your knowledge of […]

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Tags: Adam Smith Foundation · MO Supreme Court

Adam Smith Foundation/Blog CCP Applaud Blunt Appointment to Court of Appeals

October 10th, 2007 · No Comments

Who woulda ever thunk it!  (Jefferson City) – The Adam Smith Foundation today applauded Governor Matt Blunt for appointing Clay County Circuit Judge James E. Welsh to the Western District Court of Appeals. Blunt chose Welsh from the panel of three candidates submitted to him by the Appellate Judicial Commission. The Adam Smith Foundation has […]

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Tags: Adam Smith Foundation · MO Supreme Court