Missouri Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder defends stays at, costs for St. Louis-area hotels

Sunday, April 3, 2011 | 3:51 p.m. CDT

ST. LOUIS — The St. Louis Post-Dispatch is reporting that Republican Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder has charged taxpayers a total of $35,050 for at least 329 nights at hotels in St. Louis and St. Louis County since 2006.