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Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City, Missouri. Photo: Getty Images,  Jordan McAlister

Are Moderate Republicans Seeking Candidate for Mo. Governor Nomination?

If moderate Republicans can coalesce around a candidate to challenge Catherine Hanaway, it would be a major challenge to the Conservative dominants of the state Republican Party that’s lasted for years.

03/23/2015

Missouri GOP Chairman John Hancock in the KMOX studio. (Afton Spriggs/KMOX)

Hancock Under Pressure – What’s Next?

Hancock says he’s “stunned and bewildered” by what he feels is a smear campaign against him being spear-headed by former U.S. Sen. John Danforth, Tom Schweich’s political mentor.

03/20/2015

Missouri GOP Chairman John Hancock in the KMOX studio. (Afton Spriggs/KMOX)

Hancock: ‘It Is Clear There Was No Whisper Campaign, And It Is Time to Move On’

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.

03/12/2015

John Hancock (Courtesy of teamjha.com)

Hancock to Break Silence on Schweich Suicide

Hancock will be a guest on the Charlie Brennan Show at 9 a.m. on KMOX.

03/12/2015

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Missouri Lt. Gov. Kinder Wants to Receive Daily Allowance

The Republican officeholder is asking legislators to put money in the budget for a daily expense allowance when he is working in Jefferson City.

02/19/2015

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Rep. Moon Has No Regrets About ‘Manly Firmness’ Term

Missouri Republican Rep. Mike Moon recently urged the state’s congressional delegation to repeal Obamacare, and he asked them to act with “manly firmness.”

02/11/2015

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Missouri Republican Party Chairman Ed Martin Stepping Down

Martin’s decision not seek a second term as chair comes just three weeks before the internal party election, which leaves challenger John Hancock on the ticket.

02/02/2015

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney greets the crowd during a rally for Republican Senate candidate Dan Sullivan at a PenAir airplane hangar on November 3, 2014 in Anchorage, Alaska. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Could Mitt Romney Run in 2016?

Former Mo. Senator Jim Talent says two-time GOP presidential candidate is considering a third run.

01/13/2015

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Missouri Lawmakers Try to Appeal Gay Marriage Case

Missouri’s Republican legislative leaders are seeking to appeal a court ruling requiring officials to recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states.

12/03/2014

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Capitol Perspectives: Missouri’s I-70 Democrats

Geography no longer more important than party label in understanding the voting patterns of state lawmakers.

11/16/2014

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