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Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon gives details of an initiative to connect 2,000 young people from low-income families in the St. Louis region with summer jobs in 2015, as former State Sen. Maida Coleman, director of the the Missouri Office of Community Engagement, looks on in Wellston, Mo., on Oct. 30, 2014.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Mo. House GOP: No Funding for Community Engagement

House Republican 2016 spending plan does not include funding for office created after Ferguson unrest.

02/22/2015

Congressman Rodney Davis gives the January 3, 2015 GOP Weekly Media Address (photo: Davis office)

Central Illinois Congressman Gives GOP Weekly Message

Rodney Davis of Taylorville talks job creation and urges small business owners to hire military veterans

01/03/2015

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

GOP Lawmakers Keep Supermajority in Missouri

Republicans are adding to their ranks in the Missouri Legislature and will soon have even more strength when dealing with Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon.

11/05/2014

Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts is skeptical of President Barack Obama's decision to restore diplomatic ties with Cuba, labelling it as nothing more than a shift in public relations.(Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Amid GOP Fears, Kansas Senator’s Campaign Reboots

Pat Roberts’ quickly retooled Senate campaign is emerging, and it already sounds different from the quiet races he’s run in the past.

09/09/2014

Photo: www.kcrnc2016.com

GOP Panel to Weigh Kansas City as Convention Site

Kansas City was chosen last week as one of four finalists for the convention, along with Cleveland, Denver and Dallas.

05/29/2014

AUSTIN, TX - APRIL 10:  (L-R) LBJ Presidential Library Director Mark Updegrove, President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama and Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) arrive in the Great Hall at the LBJ Presidential Library on the third day of the Civil Rights Summit April 10, 2014 in Austin, Texas. The summit marks the 50th anniversary of the passing of the Civil Rights Act legislation. (Photo: Ricardo Brazziell-Pool/Getty Images)

House Panel OKs $100M Lure for Obama Library

Illinois House committee is endorsing a speaker’s plan to offer a $100 million incentive for Barack Obama’s presidential library to Illinois.

04/30/2014

Photo: KMOX

GOP Governor Candidates to Debate in Springfield

The four Republican candidates are set for another debate in March.

02/18/2014

Jamilah Nasheed. Photo: KMOX

Sen. Nasheed: Nixon Cut ‘Backdoor Deal’ to Appease GOP

She says a Nixon staffer told members of the Missouri Housing Development Commission to put a hold on low-income tax credits.

12/11/2013

File photo of former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Huckabee: GOP Infighting Hurting Party Efforts

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee says he’s worried that conservative activists are spending more energy targeting fellow Republicans than focusing on Democrats, a move he says will hurt the party going forward.

10/25/2013

File photo of Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO). (Photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images)

Blunt on Shutdown: ‘I Don’t Think There Are Any Winners’

Blunt says that after the last 16 days, no one wants to be where the Democrats and Republicans in Congress or the President are in terms of approval ratings.

10/17/2013

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