JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The annual gathering of Missouri Republicans is set to kick off Friday with a notable list of panelists, guests, and speakers.
The nationally-known pollster Scott Rasmussen has been selected as this year’s keynote speaker at the Saturday night banquet at the 2018 Missouri Lincoln Days.
Founder of Rasmussen Reports, co-founder of ESPN, a New York Times bestselling author, public speaker, and syndicated columnist, Rasmussen is one of the most influential public opinion experts in modern American politics.
As the editor-at-large at Ballotpedia, he writes “Scott Rasmussen’s Number of the Day,” which explores newsworthy, interesting topics that the intersection of politics, culture and technology.
Joining Rasmussen at Lincoln Days will be Gov. Eric Greitens, U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt and Missouri GOP Chairman Todd Graves along with Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft, State Treasurer Eric Schmitt, Attorney General Josh Hawley, Senate President Pro Tem Ron Richard, Speaker-elect Elijah Haahr and more.
The 2018 Missouri Lincoln Days will take place at the Westin Kansas City at Crown Center on February 2 – 4th. For more details, or to register, visit their website.
Alisha Shurr is a reporter for the Missouri Times and Missouri Times Magazine. She joined the Missouri Times in January 2018 after working as a copy editor for her hometown newspaper in Southern Oregon. Alisha is a graduate of Kansas State University. Contact Alisha at email@example.com.