Analysis: Nixon's lake controversy follows Blunt's

Sunday, September 27, 2009 | 2:59 p.m. CDT; updated 9:43 a.m. CDT, Thursday, October 1, 2009

JEFFERSON CITY — First, information was withheld from the public. Then the official explanations raised more questions. Ultimately, the governor sought to replace negative headlines with positive ones by announcing bold, sweeping action.