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.
Republican presidential candidate John McCain's television commercials appear contradictory.
Pund, a candidate for the 25th District seat has a diverse background that would make him a strong state representative.
Bob Pund, Sean Spence and Mary Still fielded questions from a packed luncheon of the Democratic Party club.
Rep. Kenny Hulshof defended his fiscal conservative credentials while rival Treasurer Sarah Steelman asserted he lacks the courage to be governor. Attorney General Jay Nixon clashed with Hulshof over higher education.
McCain says Obama plans to raise taxes. But Obama says his plan would cut taxes for 95 percent of American workers, while increasing taxes on corporations and the wealthy.
A southeast Missouri man convicted 14 years ago in a college student’s murder but who claims innocence moved one step closer Monday toward the chance to clear his name. The man was prosecuted by Kenny Hulshof when he was a special state prosecutor
Republican gubernatorial candidate Sarah Steelman has stopped airing a TV ad touting her actions against a construction company that hired illegal immigrants — just as Democrats intensified their criticism of it.
The first primary in New Hampshire was on Jan. 8, the earliest it has been in history, and actual campaigns are starting much sooner — some as much as a year before the first vote is cast.
Barack Obama clinched the Democratic presidential nomination Tuesday, becoming the first black candidate to lead a major party into a campaign for the White House.
The St. Louis university will host a face-to-face meeting between vice presidential candidates.
As quick as a camera flash, Republican lawmakers have resurrected a plan to require photo identification for voters. They will press to pass it this week, lest their political opportunity to do so disappears.
Democratic presidential candidates still running close race. Indiana voters choose Hillary Clinton; North Carolina voters select Barack Obama.
In Boone County, increases have not been as sharp as in other states, but registration has increased 5 or 6 percent here over the past four months compared to the numbers in 2004, said Boone County Clerk Wendy Noren.
His proposed Missouri Promise plan would create a path to a four-year degree for students by providing a scholarship to qualifying students to cover college or university costs.
Sean believes not in bickering on the house floor but in reaching out to local leaders of the political opposition to create a working bipartisan system.