Gov. Matt Blunt said Friday that he has signed legislation repealing the limits on campaign contributions. The change in the rules goes into effect Aug. 28, in plenty of time to affect the November elections.
The League of Women Voters held a public forum where voters could meet and question any of the five candidates seeking the Democratic nomination in the 23rd and 25th Missouri legislative districts.
An initiative to allow high-stakes gambling in Missouri overcame a court challenge Thursday from opponents who claimed its official ballot summary could mislead voters.
Obama held a roundtable discussion at the University of Missouri-Kansas City on Thursday.
The jump to 150 workers would make it one of the largest Democratic campaign efforts in the state's history, but the McCain campaign said this just shows how desperate Obama's people are.
Koster, who is running for state attorney general, said his staff has acted within campaign finance laws, but e-mail records provided to The Associated Press indicate that campaign workers coordinated large transfers of money.
Barack Obama’s main message was the government’s duty to address what he said are “moral problems” — such as war, poverty, joblessness, homelessness, violent streets and crumbling schools.
Talking to reporters as he was flying to Missouri from Montana, he said, "I am absolutely committed to ending the war."
The secretary of state's office said Thursday that the party has gathered enough petition signatures to qualify a slate of 18 candidates for the general election.
The state law that went into effect in January requires gas stations to sell a 10 percent ethanol blend when it is not more expensive than traditional gasoline.
Jackson is a Vietnam veteran like McCain. He had planned on working for the McCain campaign since dropping out of the lieutenant governor’s race.
The offer came when the Obama was making his way toward Harry Truman's house in Independence.
Columbia resident says Mary Still, candidate for the 25th District , has a lot of experience that can help her serve the community.
He is scheduled to visit the Truman Memorial Building.
Speaking at Friday's Muleskinners luncheon, incumbent Tom Schauwecker and challenger Barbara Bishop addressed the most prominent campaign issues, including public disclosure of home sale prices and the use of vehicle identification numbers for vehicle assessment.
Bishop, if elected, would change the way certain properties are assessed and create a commission to handle tax appeals.
Obama calls her one of his closest advisers. Her name has popped up as a potential running mate. Says one strategist: "They want to use her so much because she’s the epitome of the target voter they’re looking for."
Rep. Hulshof said Steelman isn’t acting in the public’s best interest.
Justin Johnson announced Monday his campaign as an Independent for Missouri’s 9th US Congressional District seat.
Fourteen candidates for county, state and U.S. congressional offices attended the Boone County Farm Bureau’s election forum Friday night in Cosmopolitan Park.