UMSL Political Science professor Dave Robertson says Conservative Gubernatorial candidate Catherine Hanaway could be hurt if police announce it was negative campaign tactics that pushed Schweich over the edge.
Clayton Detective Lt. Don Bass said they have found no evidence Schweich was the target of bullying, threats or blackmail.
David Humphreys, in a signed affidavit, says John Hancock made the statement in a “negative” way.
Missouri GOP Chairman John Hancock released an email exchange he had with Sen. John Danforth regarding alleged anti-Semitic “whisper campaign” about the late Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich.
Missouri Republican Party Chairman John Hancock was a guest on the Charlie Brennan Show this morning, speaking for the first time regarding allegations that he made remarks contributing to the apparent suicide of State Auditor Tom Schweich.
Hancock will be a guest on the Charlie Brennan Show at 9 a.m. on KMOX.
Trish Vincent, chief of staff to the late Missouri State Auditor Tom Schweich, said Missouri Republican Party Chairman John Hancock admitted to her late last year that he had told members of the party that Schweich was Jewish.
Inside information into the suicide of the late State Auditor Tom Schweich came from former Sen. John Danforth to the Kansas City Star.
Schweich’s press secretary Spence Jackson told press after the service that Missouri GOP Chair John Hancock needs to step down.
The question being asked in Jefferson City and around the state is why would Schweich take his life.