Politics

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (Getty/Joe Raedle)

Nixon: More National Guardsmen in St. Louis Tonight

In a statement released from Gov. Jay Nixon’s office, the governor says there will be more National Guardsmen supporting law enforcement tonight in the St. Louis region.

11/25/2014

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 25:  Protesters react to the St. Louis grand jury decision not to indict Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown on November 25, 2014 in New York City.  Michael Brown was shot by Officer Darren Wilson on August 9, 2014, his death sparked riots in Ferguson Missouri in August.  (Photo by Justin Heiman/Getty Images)

NAACP: Grand Jury Decision Not to Indict Darren Wilson a ‘Brutal Injustice’

The head of the NAACP is calling the grand jury decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown a “brutal injustice.”

11/25/2014

Residents begin to gather at the Michael Brown memorial ahead of the grand jury announcement on November 24, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

NAACP Announces March From Ferguson To Jeff City

President Cornell Brooks says they’ll call on Gov. Nixon to remove the Ferguson police chief

11/24/2014

President Obama urged peaceful protests against the grand jury decision shortly after that decision was announced. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘Communities Of Color Aren’t Just Making This Up’

“First and foremost we are a nation built on the rule of law, so we need to accept the decision was the grand jury’s to make,” Obama stated.

11/24/2014

Though the grand jury declined to indict officer Darren Wilson, several federal investigations will proceed. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

What’s Next In The Ferguson Case?

Though the grand jury declined to indict officer Darren Wilson, several federal investigations will proceed.

11/24/2014

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (C) arrives for a news conference at the University of Missouri - St. Louis on November 24, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. Nixon pleaded for calm in the community as a St. Louis County grand jury has reached a decision on whether or not to charge Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting of Michael Brown that sparked riots in Ferguson, Missouri in August.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Area Officeholders React to Grand Jury Decision

Area politicians weigh in on the decision by the Grand Jury in the Michael Brown shooting death.

11/24/2014

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (Getty/Joe Raedle)

Transcript Of Nixon’s Remarks On Ferguson Grand Jury

Read the prepared remarks made by Gov. Jay Nixon during a media availability on Monday, November 24, 2014.

11/24/2014

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Capitol Perspectives: Politically Correct Speech

This football season, when sports reporters confront the question of what to call the Washington Redskins, they’ll experience a conundrum we government reporters have been facing for decades. It is the conflict between accurate speech versus politically correct speech.

11/24/2014

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani enters a rally against the Iranian regime's new president Hassan Rouhani outside the United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 24, 2013 in New York City. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Giuliani: White Officers Wouldn’t Be in Black Areas if They Weren’t Killing Each Other

“We are talking about the significant exception, 93 percent of blacks are killed by other blacks,” Giuliani said on NBC’s “Meet the Press” on Sunday.

11/24/2014

President Barack Obama waves after speaking about his executive action on U.S. immigration policy at Del Sol High School on November 21, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Obama to Ferguson: “Keep Protests Peaceful”

President spoke to ABC News for Sunday night airing

11/21/2014

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