Most of Missouri’s potential Republican candidates for governor expressed opposition Thursday to raising taxes for transportation funding, as they gathered under the same tent with other politicians to shake hands with voters at the Missouri State Fair.
“There is more racism in the Justice Department than there is in anywhere I see in the St. Louis area,” Kinder said.
The Republican officeholder is asking legislators to put money in the budget for a daily expense allowance when he is working in Jefferson City.
Says he can’t rule out supporting idea
Endorses Dave Spence for GOP nomination
Mystery remains about $150,000 one donor wanted back.
18-year-old draws seven year sentence.
The audit comes as Kinder, a Republican, weighs whether to go ahead with a planned challenge of Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon in the 2012 elections.
Kinder was serving as chairman of both the state Tourism Commission and a nonprofit group that put on the Tour of Missouri bicycle race.
Says Kinder is a ‘decent human being, fine public servant’