TWMP Preview: Bob Dixon, trouble at Mizzou and special elections


Special guest state Sen. Bob Dixon, R-Springfield, stops by on This Week in Missouri Politics to talk about his experience campaigning for the Republican nomination for governor, his conservative values, and how he wants to renew Missouri’s spirit.

Newly elected state representative-elect Dean Plocher, R-St. Louis, former House Speaker Tim Jones, agri-businessman and Democratic donor Barry Aycock and Minority Caucus Chair Rep. Gina Mitten, D-St. Louis, make up This Week‘s opinion maker panel to discuss the GOP gubernatorial primary, Plocher’s experiences campaigning in a special election, the Democrats’ chances at making gains in the Capitol, and the continued drama occurring at the University of Missouri.

This Week in Missouri Politics can be viewed Sunday mornings on KRCG in Mid-Missouri at 6:00 a.m., KTVO in Northeast Missouri at 9:30 a.m., KDNL in St. Louis at 10:00 a.m., and KBSI in Southeast Missouri at 10:00 a.m. and watched online Mondays at