With all the turmoil coming from Washington, D.C. — the ruling overturning Roe v. Wade; striking down New York’s requirement to show “proper cause” to openly carry a handgun; and the Jan. 6 insurrection hearings — we seem to have overlooked a major problem we have right here in Missouri: the words and actions of our disgraced former governor, Eric Greitens.

We know through court proceedings and news reports that Greitens has been accused of spousal abuse, adultery, extortion and campaign finance law violations. Yet he appears to be carrying the support of super-conservative, right-wing Trump supporters in the Show-Me State.

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