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Nancy Pelosi
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Michael Calhoun
February 21, 2019 - 12:39 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says President Donald Trump's emergency declaration could, at least temporarily, siphon funding from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) in St. Louis and send it instead to the new border wall. McClatchyDC is reporting that Pelosi's office...
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Brad Choat
February 13, 2019 - 9:38 am
WASHINGTON (KMOX) — Missouri Republican Senator Roy Blunt seems fine with the nearly $1.4 billion amount of funding for a southern border wall. That's despite the fact that the compomise he helped negotiate with Democrats to avoid another government shutdown is far less than what President Donald...
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Josh Hawley inauguration
JANUARY 03: Senator Josh Hawley (R-MO) participates in a mock swearing in ceremony with Vice President Mike Pence on Capitol Hill on January 3, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Zach Gibson/Getty Images)
January 17, 2019 - 10:46 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Sen. Josh Hawley plans to move his family to a suburb of Washington D.C., but will keep a Missouri home in Springfield. Hawley's spokeswoman, Kelli Ford, said in a statement Thursday that Hawley and his wife decided to move with their two young sons to Washington so they could be...
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Claire McCaskill
ST LOUIS, MO - NOVEMBER 06: Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) concedes defeat in her bid to keep her U.S. Senate seat during an election-night rally on November 6, 2018 in St. Louis, Missouri. McCaskill lost to Republican challenger Josh Hawley. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
December 12, 2018 - 11:00 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri's outgoing Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill says she won't run for another office, but will remain active in politics. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Wednesday that although McCaskill says she'll never run again, she might help recruit or mentor Democratic candidates...
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Brad Choat
October 05, 2018 - 9:55 am
The United States Senate voted 51-49 Friday morning to advance Judge Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation vote to the floor this afternoon. The vote to advance Kavanaugh's nomination to the Senate vote was aided by yes votes from three Senators on the fence: Republicans Susan Collins (R-ME...
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Missouri map with tack and spotlight focused on St. Louis
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May 30, 2018 - 8:50 am
Senator Roy Blunt tours his home state, touting the tax reform plan that was signed into law late last year.
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For the energy revolution we need more power lines
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May 11, 2018 - 9:55 am
Sen. Doug Libla from Poplar Bluff says he is concerned about possible electric utility rate increases.
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Courtesy: Claire McCaskill via Twitter
April 03, 2018 - 10:22 am
The television spot is called Justice and focuses on her two year effort to help a World War 2 veteran get benefits
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Illinois state capitol building
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March 26, 2018 - 10:00 am
A Republican state senator from Monroe County thinks the future of Illinois depends on its ability to lower taxes and stimulate growth.
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