Obama Coming to St. Louis

BREAKING NEWS U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill broke the news at a press conference a few minutes ago: Barack Obama will be in St. Louis on Saturday for a 9:00 PM public event (no word yet where). That’s just three days before Missouri and 20 other states get a chance to vote on the Democratic and […]

HOLY SHIT! Blunt Bows Out [Updated x4]

BREAKING NEWS Saying his mission as governor has been accomplished, Gov. Matt Blunt made the surprise announcement of the decade today. “What we set-out to achieve four years ago has been accomplished,” said Blunt in a video address. “Once when asked if he were running for re-election another governor responded, ‘Yes, I like being governor.’ […]

Ed Martin Out as Chief of Staff

From Jason Rosenbaum at the Columbia Tribune: Ed Martin, who served as Gov. Matt Blunt‘s chief of staff, has resigned. The governor announced this afternoon that Martin, a St. Louis resident, had stepped down from the position to “spend more time with his family.” He was a key player in the controversy over the administration’s […]