Gov. Matt Blunt dislikes the process, but supporters say it removes political influence.
Monday, August 13, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT;
updated 5:22 a.m. CDT, Monday, July 21, 2008
JEFFERSON CITY — From city councils to county commissions to Missouri’s numerous executive branch boards, there is a common denominator in the way they conduct the people’s business.
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