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Jetton heading to Greece in search of Master’s degree

Jetton heading to Greece in search of Master’s degree

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – It seems that it’s back to school for Missouri’s former House Speaker, Rod Jetton. In a Facebook post late Monday night, Jetton announced that he would be moving to Greece to work on his Master of Arts degree at the University of Macedonia.   “I had a dream as a kid

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Texts from the Trail: Once upon a time in Missouri

Missouri Republicans devolved into open warfare against each other. A pro Right-to-Work group funded by Republicans fired the latest shot in the civil war with the launch of a website and paid media campaign against republican caucus members who didn’t support the bill. Reading the website boughtandpaidfor.net made me think of another such story. Once upon a time,


Jetton releases second edition to book

BRANSON, Mo. – Former Speaker of the House and founder of the Missouri Times, Rod Jetton, has released a second edition to his book titled Success Can Kill You.  He previsiously co-authored a book on crisis management called The Recoverying Politician’s Twelve Step Program to Survive Crisis. The second edition will have have a new


Updated: Hanaway officially announces campaign for Governor in 2016

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Multiple sources tell The Missouri Times that former Missouri House Speaker Catherine Hanaway announced Saturday at the Moniteau County Lincoln Day event that she would be running for Governor in 2016, confirming months of rumors and making her the only declared candidate for her party so far. If Hanaway were to


Smith, Jetton, Grill sign copies of their co-authored book about dealing with a political crisis

ST. LOUIS — Politicians facing personal crises or highly-publicized scandals could find guidance in the new book, “The Recovering Politician’s Twelve Step Program to Survive Crisis.” Politicians, more than twelve of them, come together and share their stories of struggle in this politician self help type book. Three of the 12 contributors gathered Wednesday afternoon

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“Recovering politicians” co-author book on surviving a political crisis

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Co-Founder and President of The Missouri Times, Rod Jetton, has co-authored a book on how to survive a crisis. Jetton told The Missouri Times that his book, “The Recovering Politician’s Twelve Step Program to Survive Crisis,” is about the steps necessary to handle, overcome and survive mistakes or crises in life.