GUEST COMMENTARY: Missouri residents want to protect federal aid programs

Friday, September 23, 2011 | 6:35 p.m. CDT; updated 7:15 p.m. CDT, Friday, September 23, 2011

Throughout July and August, Grass Roots Organizing, its staff and 74 volunteers traveled to 11 county fairs, including the Missouri State Fair, and talked to thousands of Missouri residents.