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Koster Announces Self-Imposed Donation Limits

Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster no longer will accept campaign contributions from anyone under investigation by his office.

11/19/2014

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Missouri Panel Formed to Investigate Koster

A panel of state lawmakers has been formed to look into allegations involving lobbyist perks and campaign contributions going to Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster.

11/12/2014

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Online Voting Tool Makes it Easier to Find Information on Politicians

If you’re an issue-oriented voter, some new online tools can help you make up your mind. Project Vote Smart has accumulated so much data on politicians that it has devised new tools to allow you to get through it more quickly.

09/26/2014

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Mo. Senate Could Consider Ethics Legislation

The Missouri Senate majority leader says the chamber could debate ethics legislation this week that would curb lobbying.

04/14/2014

Aldermen Scott Ogilvie (KMOX/Kevin Killeen)

Aldermen Introduce Plan to Limit Campaign Contributions

Alderman Scott Ogilvie’s plan would limit single contributions for the mayor, comptroller, and aldermanic president to $10,000 and no more than $3,000 for individual aldermen.

05/17/2013

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AP Report: Nixon Received Kind Of Donation He Decried

State records show Nixon received $10,000 from St. Louis-based World Wide Technology Inc. on Monday, the same day he proclaimed large political donations were eroding the public’s trust.

01/31/2013

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Update: Ed Griesedieck Pleads Guilty in Scheme with Former Gov. Wilson

St. Louis attorney Ed Griesedieck also indicted over campaign contributions

04/13/2012

Missouri House Minority Caucus

Another Attempt at Ethics Reform

House Democratic Caucus is pressuring the legislature’s Republican leadership to reform ethics laws in Missouri.

03/20/2012

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Mo. Republicans Blame Governor for Lack of Ethics Legislation

“I spoke with the governor the first day of legislative session and I haven’t heard from him since,” says Sen. President Pro-Tem Rob Mayer.

02/22/2012

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Challenge to Illinois’ Campaign Finance Law

Personal PAC filed its suit in federal court in Chicago, believes it missed out on tens of thousands of dollars in contributions.

02/15/2012

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