Lee’s Summit man formerly served as chief of staff for Gov. Mel Carnahan & Sen. Jean Carnahan
More than a half-dozen Missouri lawmakers nearly all Democrats do not appear to be headed back to their offices at the state Capitol.
Wedge issues are deliberately divisive measures to identify for voters a clear difference between the two political parties.
Missouri House Democrats are calling for new ethics legislation.
Jackson County Executive Mike Sanders picked to lead in 2012.