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Kevin Killeen
October 02, 2019 - 12:56 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — As the city of St. Louis moves toward equipping police officers with body cameras, what will the price tag be for taxpayers? Mayor Lyda Krewson's Director of Operations Todd Waelterman says it will cost $5 million a year to maintain the system, manage the data, and review footage...
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Missouri Gov. Mike Parson
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July 18, 2019 - 12:25 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri's Democratic state auditor says Republican Gov. Mike Parson was reimbursed for unnecessary travel when he previously served as lieutenant governor. Auditor Nicole Galloway on Thursday released a report criticizing Parson for being reimbursed for travel expenses...
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St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner
(Kevin Killeen, KMOX)
July 18, 2019 - 12:09 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP/KMOX) — St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner is defending her office’s hiring of outside legal counsel as part of the investigation of William Tisaby , the man she hired to investigate former Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Gardner testified...
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Gov. Eric Greitens delivers the keynote address at the St. Louis Area Police Chiefs Association 27th Annual Police Officer Memorial Prayer Breakfast on April 25, 2018, at the St. Charles Convention Center.
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June 15, 2018 - 4:33 pm
Office of Administration Commissioner Sarah Steelman determined Thursday that the lawyers' work primarily benefited Greitens personally and not the governor's office.
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