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Kavanaugh Bounce? Republicans surge in MO, AZ, ND, and TN Senate Races

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 4:00pm 10/10/2018 at 4:00pm
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Midterm elections are only a few weeks away so we’re watching the polls closer each day. I found that polls for the Senate races in Missouri, Arizona, North Dakota, and Tennessee have the Republican candidates in the lead.

Democrat incumbent Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill is only down a point, but Arizona Republican...

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Fox News Polls: Republicans Hold Slim Lead in Three Races While Democrats Have Two

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 1:00pm 9/13/2018 at 1:00pm
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The latest Fox News polls show that Republicans have an opportunity to flip two Senate seats while holding onto another. However, Democrats have a chance to take over Arizona Republican Jeff Flake’s seat and Missouri Democrat incumbent Claire McCaskill captured a lead from her opponent.

Tread with caution, though, because all of...

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New Model has Hawley Over McCaskill in Missouri Senate Race

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 24, 2018 at 11:00am 8/24/2018 at 11:00am
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A new election model from a conservative polling group has Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley ahead of incumbent Democrat Claire McCaskill, 53 to 47 percent. From The Washington Free Beacon:

The model, created by WPA Intelligence and shared with the Washington Free Beacon, was based on predictive data available for each of...

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U. Missouri Sees Jump in Freshman Enrollment After Years of Decline

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 8:00am 8/21/2018 at 8:00am

Mizzou still has a way to go, but this is probably the best news they’ve had in years.

The Kansas City Star reports:

University of Missouri freshman enrollment jumps, but overall numbers are still down

As the fall semester started Monday, officials at the University of Missouri in Columbia were happy to see a...

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Missouri Governor Eric Greitens Resigns Due to Scandals

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 5:48pm 5/29/2018 at 5:48pm
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Embattled Republican Missouri Governor Eric Greitens has resigned due to scandals over an affair and campaign finances. From the AP:

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has resigned amid criminal and legislative investigations stemming from an extramarital affair and campaign finance questions.

The 44-year-old Rhodes Scholar and ex-Navy SEAL made the announcement Tuesday. The resignation...

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Woman Accused Missouri Governor of Blackmail, But Now Doesn’t Know if He Took Pictures of Her

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 6:30pm 4/10/2018 at 6:30pm
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Earlier this year, Missouri Governor Eric Greitens received an indictment on felony invasion of privacy after the woman he had an affair with accused him of blackmailing her, including snapping partially nude pictures of her.

Now she admits that she doesn’t know for sure if he took pictures of her.

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Missouri Judge Says Couple Must Grow Grass to Which They’re Allergic or Face Potential Jail Time

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 30, 2018 at 3:00pm 3/30/2018 at 3:00pm
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Today’s edition of “Government is Terrible and Property Rights Are Pretty Much a Joke These Days” comes to you from Missouri.

There, Janice and Carl Duffner challenged a city ordinance requiring them to maintain 50 percent turfgrass. All was fine and well until a busybody reported the Duffners to...

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Hillary’s Blame Game Comes Back to Haunt McCaskill’s Re-Election Hopes

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 3:00pm 3/21/2018 at 3:00pm
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We all knew this would happen after failed Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton bashed those who did not vote her. She said that women who did not vote for her did so because a man told them not to.

Now, Hillary’s blame game is coming back to haunt incumbents like Sen. Claire...

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Axios Poll Shows Five Democrat Senators Losing if Elections Held Today

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 6:00pm 3/8/2018 at 6:00pm
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St. Louis: Riots Erupt After Police Officer’s Acquittal

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 5:00pm 9/16/2017 at 5:00pm
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I have to admit that I am weary of and even becoming a tiny bit bored by this sort of thing, but . . . here we go.  Again.  A white police officer shoots and kills a black suspect in the line of duty, is duly acquitted in a court of...

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Trump Travels to Missouri to Push Congress on Tax Reform

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 1:00pm 8/31/2017 at 1:00pm
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As Congress is scheduled to return from recess next week, President Donald Trump traveled to Missouri on Wednesday to encourage Congress to tackle tax reform and actually get the job done…unlike the ordeal with Obamacare. From Yahoo! News:

“I don’t want to be disappointed by Congress, do you understand me,” Trump said,...

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Mizzou Hosting Support Group to Help People Survive ‘Predominantly White’ School

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 28, 2017 at 1:30pm 8/28/2017 at 1:30pm
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The University of Missouri’s College of Education has promoted a support group for students, faculty, and staff to help them survive at the “predominately white institution.

The flyer states that the group has previously “focused on racial identity develop, mindfulness, colorism, self-love, and experiences of holding two or three marginalized identities.”

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Missouri Governor Grants Stay of Execution Due to New DNA Evidence

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 7:05pm 8/22/2017 at 7:05pm
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Only hours before the execution, Missouri Governor Eric Greitans granted a stay of execution for Marcellus Williams due to new DNA evidence that may exonerate him. From CNN:

“A sentence of death is the ultimate, permanent punishment,” Greitens said in a statement. “To carry out the death penalty, the people of Missouri...

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Missouri Governor Calls for Removal of State Senator Who Called for Trump Assassination

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 3:30pm 8/19/2017 at 3:30pm
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A Missouri state senator posted on Facebook that she hopes President Trump is assassinated.  Her comment, since deleted, acknowledged that such a statement is likely to earn her scrutiny from the Secret Service.  And it has.

Not only is state senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal (D-MO) facing a Secret Service probe, but she is...

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SCOTUS Rules in Favor of Missouri Lutheran School in Suit Against State

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 26, 2017 at 12:17pm 6/26/2017 at 12:17pm
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Monday, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of a Missouri Lutheran School who’d sued the state over the state’s decision to withhold grant money.

PBS summarized:

The case grows out of a lawsuit filed by Trinity Lutheran Church of Columbia, Missouri, after it lost out on a grant for its playground in 2012...

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Arrest Made in Some Bomb Threats Against Jewish Targets

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 3, 2017 at 10:41am 3/3/2017 at 10:41am
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Authorities have arrested Juan Thompson, 31, in St. Louis, MO, for threatening Jewish community centers as revenge against a former lover. From ABC:

The suspect, 31-year-old Juan Thompson, is accused of what federal prosecutors called a “campaign to harass and intimidate.” He’s charged in New York with cyberstalking a woman by communicating...

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Over 100 Jewish headstones in Missouri cemetery vandalized

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 10:00am 2/21/2017 at 10:00am
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Vandals have inflected serious damage on dozens of headstones at a Jewish cemetery near St. Louis, MO.

…The damage is at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery at Olive and Hanley. Police said the damage took place over the weekend.

Some family members drove to the cemetery Monday evening to see if their loved one’s...

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