Category: Campaigns

Ahead of 157th special election, candidates tout differences

Staff Reports MT. VERNON, Mo. – Despite the NCAA basketball tournament last Friday night, more than 150 people turned out to watch the debate between Democratic candidate Charles Dake and Republican Mike Moon ahead of the April special election in the 157th...

Blunt headlines the Taney County Lincoln Day event

Staff Report BRANSON, Mo. — Sen. Roy Blunt and U.S. Rep. Billy Long were featured speakers Saturday night at the annual Taney County Republican Lincoln Day event in Branson. Event chairman Buddy Roberts, who...

Rep. Schieffer to seek Senate seat in 2014

HANNIBAL, Mo. — Rep. Ed Schieffer, D-41, officially announced over the weekend that he will run for 10th State Senatorial District. Standing alongside state Sen. Scott Sifton, D-1, Schieffer announced he will seek the...