Kinder Decides Against 2014 Congressional RunKinder had formed an exploratory committee to consider challenging freshman congressman and fellow Republican Jason Smith for the state's eight congressional seat.
Missouri GOP House Members Voted Against Deal to Reopen GovernmentOn the brink of a debt default, Congress finally approved a plan late Wednesday evening to temporarily end the shutdown, but nearly every Missouri Republican in Congress voted against the deal.
Many Missouri Lawmakers Refusing Congressional Pay During ShutdownDemocratic Senator Claire McCaskill, and Republican Representatives Vicky Hartzler, Jason Smith and Ann Wagner have openly stated that they will not accept compensation during the closure.
Lt. Gov. Kinder Takes First Steps in Congressional Run"Our country is in deep trouble," Kinder told The Southeast Missourian. "We're going to have to send our most proven candidates to fight in Washington."
Jets Bring Back T Jason Smith
Saints Cut Ex-Ram Jason Smith Offensive lineman was drafted second overall in 2009 by St. Louis
Mark Reardon: Republican State Representative Jason SmithRepublican State Representative Jason Smith is running for the 8th District Congressional seat being vacated by JoAnn Emerson.
Saints Sign Former Rams 1st Rounder Jason SmithOffensive tackle was deal to New York Jets last season.
Jets Cut Ex-Ram Jason Smith Offensive lineman from Baylor waived as part of New York's offseason salary purge.
Hodges to Face Smith in 8th Cong. DistrictDemocrats pick Mo. State Rep. Steve Hodges from East Prairie to run against Republican State Rep. Jason Smith in June.
Hancock & Kelley: Jason Smith, Valentine's Day, Cards TalkJohn Hancock and Michael Kelley talk to Representative Jason Smith on his special election win, Rod Jetton on his shift into journalism, KMOX's own Alison Blood on Valentine's Day ideas, and Don Palumbo on his campaign for MLB's Fan Cave.
G.O.P. Picks Smith For Congress In The 8thThirty-two-year-old speaker pro-tem of Missouri House defeats Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder in committee vote.