Steve Stenger

Sheila Sweeney
KMOX/Kevin Killeen
August 16, 2019 - 5:15 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) — The former chief executive of the St. Louis County Economic Development Partnership has been sentenced to three years of probation and fined $20,000 for helping cover up the pay-to-play scheme orchestrated by the man who hired her. Sheila Sweeney was sentenced Friday in...
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August 09, 2019 - 10:18 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — For the first time since May, when he pleaded guilty to steering taxpayer-funded contracts to campaign donors , former County Executive Steve Stenger faced the public today for his sentencing before a federal judge. Judge Catherine Perry sentenced Stenger to 46 months, which he...
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Kevin Killeen
August 09, 2019 - 5:00 am
ST. LOUIS--(KMOX) --Two local politicians who went to prison have some advice for former St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger. After pleading guilty to a bribery scheme involving political donors, U.S. Attorney's office has asked the judge to lock up Stenger in federal prison for about three-to...
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Michael Calhoun
August 07, 2019 - 11:32 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Steve Stenger will not be getting a pension from St. Louis County. The county council voted Tuesday to approve an ordinance preventing any elected official from collecting a county pension if they're convicted of a felony while serving in an official capacity. Related: Tim Fitch...
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Kevin Killeen
August 02, 2019 - 4:08 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Former St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger faces sentencing next week, after pleading guilty to a bribery scheme involving political donors. In a pre-sentencing memorandum, the U.S. Attorney's office asks the judge to lock up Stenger in federal prison from 37-to-46 months--a...
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John Rallo
KMOX/Brian Kelly
July 16, 2019 - 1:47 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) — A businessman accused of bribery as part of former St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger ’s pay-to-play scheme pleaded guilty to three charges Tuesday afternoon. John Rallo faces up to 20 years in prison when sentenced in October. Based on federal sentencing guidelines...
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Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway
via Nicole Galloway
May 15, 2019 - 11:48 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A state audit is planned for St. Louis County and its economic development agency in the fallout from former County Executive Steve Stenger 's federal guilty plea on corruption charges. Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway, a Democrat, said at a news conference Wednesday that she...
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May 10, 2019 - 10:41 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — The man at the center of the Steve Stanger pay-for-play scheme has been arraigned in federal court. KMOX's Brian Kelly was in the courtroom. John Rallo pleaded not guilty to mail fraud, bribery and theft of honest services. He's be freed on his own recognizance and will be in...
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May 09, 2019 - 3:19 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - There's more fallout from the pay to play case against former St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger. The U.S. Attorney's office reports former CEO of the St. Louis Economic Development Partnership , Sheila Sweeney will have a guilty plea hearing at 3:30 p.m. tomorrow...
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Mark Reardon
May 03, 2019 - 2:43 am
Raise your hand if you’ve ever known anyone who has been to federal prison or indicted/charged with a serious crime. I’m guessing most people would answer ZERO. I started thinking about that question this week after the federal indictment of now-former St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger—and...
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