Category: U.S. Senate

Bukowsky: Dems involvement in SD 8 “diabolical”

ST. LOUIS – As the SD 8 special election heats up, the panelists on Sunday’s episode of This Week in Missouri talked about political strategies that could allow Democrat Hillary Shields a chance to win over Republican Rep. Mike Cierpiot and Independent Jacob Turk. Such a victory, as Democrat panelists […]

October Quarterly Filings: What we learned

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – With the October quarterly filing deadline passed, we took a look at some of the big takeaways from the filing reports, as well as a few interesting tidbits. October 2017 Missouri Quarterly Filings Here’s what we found noteworthy: Greitens’ campaign and office: Close living quarters The […]

Sen. McCaskill breaks record with $2.9 million raised this quarter

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill just broke an off-year third-quarter fundraising record for a candidate in a U.S. Senate race. In the previous three months, her office reports she raised over $2.9 million from over 30,000 donors, 88 percent of which were less than $100. The two-term […]

McCaskill, Sykes respond to Hawley’s U.S. Senate announcement

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – It didn’t take long after Attorney General Josh Hawley’s announcement for his potential opponents to weigh in on the Republican’s bid for U.S. Senate in 2018. Incumbent Democrat Senator Claire McCaskill’s campaign has been running political ads against Hawley for some time now, as the former […]

Hawley enters 2018 U.S. Senate race

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – It’s official: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley will be seeking a U.S. Senate seat in 2018. In a video released Tuesday morning, the Republican announced his intent to seek the GOP nomination in the 2018 August primary, finally putting to bed the question that people have […]

Is Josh Hawley running for U.S. Senate? Sam Fox seems to think so

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri’s Attorney General Josh Hawley has left many wondering whether or not the Republican will run to challenge incumbent U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill in 2018. And after months of being asked, the first-time elected official still has offered no real answers except to form an exploratory […]

Are Missouri Republicans distancing themselves from Trump, or are they really that busy?

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – President Donald Trump is headed to Missouri this week, where he’s expected to speak about his proposed overhaul of the federal tax system. The Republican president is expected to land in Springfield, Mo. on Wednesday afternoon, where he is scheduled to speak at Loren Cook Company, […]