Missouri Secretary of State
The “Safe at Home” program, run by the Missouri Secretary of State, offers victims a mailing address they can use in public records.
The proposal would allow the governor to appoint an officeholder until an election could be held. The appointee would be then be barred from running.
Republican Shane Schoeller and Democrat Jason Kander seek to replace outgoing Robin Carnahan.
The long-eared, droopy-eyed dog is starring in a campaign commercial.
Wedge issues are deliberately divisive measures to identify for voters a clear difference between the two political parties.
Backers of a plan to raise the Missouri cigarette tax to 90-cents from 17 say they have far more names than they need.
Secretary of State’s office says only 16 were sought in 2004 election year.
“This conversation never came up until our President is named Barack Hussein Obama.”
Nearly 500 have filed for Missouri offices so far.
“There will be people in both parties disappointed, but there is no way to get a map and please everybody.”