Job Fair in Ferguson Draws 700Saturday event featured employers like Ameren, Hollywood Casino, and IKEA.
Months After Resignations, County Police Board Remains InoperableFor the past three weeks, County Executive Charlie Dooley has said he will present his nominations the following week. The story was the same Tuesday.
Dooley: 3 New Police Board Nominees Next WeekThe five-person board has been operating with just two members, one shy of the three-vote quorum, after a series of resignations this summer in the wake of an FBI investigation.
Spence Rescinds His Nomination For County Police BoardCounty Executive Charlie Dooley said earlier this week that Spence's background check came back clean and he was hoping his nominee would be approved in the coming days.
Dooley Expects Police Board Appointee Approval This WeekDooley nominated businessman and former Republican gubernatorial candidate Dave Spence to the board when former chairman Gregory Sansone stepped down in August.
Oops -- Spence Leaves Voicemail for Sansone on Fitch's PhoneThe nominee for St. Louis County Police Board Chairman gives a sympathetic call to the former chairman, predicting he will be cleared in an ongoing FBI investigation.
Some Concerned Chief Fitch Is Being Forced Out"One of the tactics the Dooley administration used [in 2008] was to replace police board members in order to stack the deck in their favor against then-Chief Jerry Lee."
Organized Labor Blasts Dooley for Spence Nomination"This is an apolitical board," Spence said, "I don't think my view on one particular issue should come into something that is a volunteer board."
Shakeup at County Police Board Amid FBI Probe
Nixon Tops Spence In Gubernatorial RaceThe race focused almost entirely on economic issues with each candidate claiming to be the better man to lead the Missouri economy.
Charlie Brennan - Friday, November 2ndCharlie talks with Actress/Author Carrie Fisher, with CNN's Candy Crowley and with the Republican Candidate for Missouri Governor Dave Spence.
Mark Reardon: Polls In Wisconsin, Dave Spence, & Illinois Congressional Candidate Jason PlummerWTMJ talk show host Charlie Skyes tells us about the polls in Wisconsin. Illinois GOP Congressional candidate Jason Plummer joins us in studio.