Category: Letters, Emails, and Op Eds

Vandeven: I know Missouri will stay strong in its commitment to our children

I’m an educator, a teacher. Like most Missouri teachers, I focus on students. Unlike most of them, I’ve been able to focus on all 918,000 of our students as Commissioner of Education. It has been an opportunity that I will forever cherish. The job of commissioner in Missouri is traditionally […]

Letter: McCaskill is trying to legislate away Native American Tribe rights

Democratic, U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill is leading an all-out assault on economically distressed communities, specifically our Native American tribes. On October 5th she introduced a bill that will make it impossible for Native American Tribes that own patents to assert sovereign immunity when exchanges are challenged by the Patent Trial […]

Just Moms STL has the right idea

By Jean Card Until our tiresome, bickering leaders in the capital city can sort out how to fix the costly, ObamaCare-exacerbated disaster that is America’s health insurance market, my husband and I are looking for creative ways to afford health-care coverage. A trial-lawyer-and-union-supported environmental fringe group in Missouri has given […]