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‘Holly PAC’ and the campaign contribution atmosphere after Amendment 2

‘Holly PAC’ and the campaign contribution atmosphere after Amendment 2

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The next permutation of political donating in Missouri has emerged in response to the passage of a new constitutional amendment in November which overhauled Missouri’s campaign finance rules. Rep. Holly Rehder will begin fundraising for a new political action committee (PAC), called “Holly PAC,” which will donate to other candidate committees,

House Committee on General Laws hears eight bills on ethics reform on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017

House committee to vote on alcohol advertising bill

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri General Assembly seems to have taken a strong stance in the current legislative session when it comes to laws related to liquor. In fact, more than 20 bills have been filed in 2017 in relation to alcohol. One of the most contentious bills is HB 433, sponsored by Rep.

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GAME CHANGERS | 10 General Election Indispensables

The 2016 elections allowed many up and coming – and already established politicos – to stretch their wings in unprecedented ways and truly show what kind of operative they are. Below, find 10 who made an inarguable impact on this year’s election results. Asher Allman Yet another successful member of the state’s House Republican Campaign

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The Morning Meeting keeps Northeast Missouri informed on state politics

QUINCY, Il. — In Northeast Missouri, coverage of the state can be hard to come by. In fact, most news coverage comes from Quincy, Illinois, across the Mississippi River. On the radio, WTAD AM 930’s The Morning Meeting provides consistent coverage of Missouri politics for areas including Hannibal. The show, airing from 10 to 11


Politico picks ‘Star Wars’ characters for MO gubernatorial candidates

A long time ago, in a galaxy far far away … OK, not really. It was Thursday morning. On an AM radio show. In Quincy, Ill. Still, that’s when Aaron Baker, director of corporate affairs for Axiom Strategies, took Missouri’s gubernatorial race to an intergalactic level. Baker, in his weekly chat on WTAD’s The Morning

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TWMP: Mayor Slay, SJR 39 and politics

On Sunday’s episode of This Week in Missouri Politics, host Scott Faughn welcomes an all panel show featuring Sarah Rossi of the ACLU of Missouri, Mindy Mazur of GPS Impact, Aaron Baker of Axiom Strategies, and Jeff Rainford, former chief of staff for St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay. The four discuss in-depth and detail the decision made last


Amendment 6 campaign gears up

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missourians for Free and Fair Elections is preparing for November. Aaron Baker, spokesman for Missourians for Free and Fair elections, said the ballot measure should be an easy issue to voters. “Amendment 6 is an opportunity to make it easier for Missourians to have access to the ballot box in a fair