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Entries Tagged as 'STL County Executive Charlie Dooley'

Sen. Schmitt on Nixon’s Ferguson Explanation: “It Raised More Questions Than answers,”

February 13th, 2015 · No Comments

Governor Nixon’s explanation didn’t do much to dispel the rumors that the White House “suggested” to the governor that he stand down in his use of the Guard to keep order. KMOX: Schmitt says the committee is not satisfied with Gov. Jay Nixon’s explanation that he feared a Kent State-type scenario. “Those folks are trained […]

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Charlie Dooley Era Comes to Merciful End

January 7th, 2015 · 1 Comment

“My fellow Americans, our long national nightmare is over.” ~ President Gerald Ford That famous statement was made by Mr. Ford in 1974 after the resignation of Richard Nixon. After the swearing in last week of Steve Stenger and with the first county council meeting occurring last night, many St. Louis County residents are expressing […]

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Video: Justice, Protests and Finding Solutions In Ferguson; Chappelle-Nadal & Arps Discuss Ferguson Aftermath

September 8th, 2014 · No Comments

On “Missouri Viewpoints”, two guests from opposite sides of the political aisle agree on the need to heal the emotional pain centered around the shooting, the behavior of the police in the aftermath and what one State Senator says is a long, boiling history of a community feeling injustice and poverty. Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal, a […]

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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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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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Dooley Administration; Culture of Incompetence & Mismanagement & Possibly Corruption‏?

August 4th, 2014 · 1 Comment

St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley has repeatedly stated that the multitude of corruption scandals in St. Louis County government have nothing to do with him, and points to the fact that he has not personally been investigated by the FBI. While that may be true, taxpayers should hold him accountable for permeating a culture […]

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