Tag: Chris Kelly

TWMP: Ann Wagner, the race for U.S. Senate and the state budget

On Sunday’s This Week in Missouri Politics, host Scott Faughn is joined by Congresswoman Ann Wagner to discuss her large fundraising totals in the first quarter of 2017, working with President Donald Trump in Washington D.C. and their burgeoning professional relationship, as well as why she has had such a […]

#BarklageCup 2015 Round 3 Results

Bandwidth by the Barrel (1) Rosenbaum 52% vs. (13) Charton 48% – This is where the Cinderella story ends for Charton, who has likely raised more money for the Epilepsy Foundation than anyone else in the tourney and made a hell of a run. He has definitely secured a top seed […]

#BarklageCup 2015: Sweet 16

Don’t forget to use #BarklageCup! $1 will be donated to the Epilepsy Foundation for each hashtag use. Interested in joining the pool of donors? Contact Rachael via Twitter @herndonrachael, email her at rachael@themissouritimes.com, or – if you’re feeling very brave – call her at 573-714-1924.   Bandwidth by the Barrel […]

#BarklageCup 2015: Round 1 Results

Bandwidth by the Barrel (1) Rosenbaum 53% vs. (16) Lester 47% – Excellent showing by Duane Lester and his growing following at the Missouri Torch. His support warrants a much higher seed in 2016, but Rosenbaum is an old hand at this and came away with a narrow win.   […]

Twitter Interview: John Hancock, MRP Chairman

In an effort to provide more in-depth coverage of the ongoing political party conferences, The Missouri Times started conducting interviews on Twitter of prominent party figures. One of the first was an interview with newly elected Missouri Republican Party Chairman and political consultant John Hancock. You can follow the chairman […]

Letter to the Editor: Rep. Kelly calls for Nixon to veto two agriculture bills

Two bills, passed in the recent session of the Missouri General Assembly, seriously threaten the health of Missouri’s deer population.  House Bill 1326 and Senate Bill 506 both contain language that forces the Department of Conservation to transfer management of captive deer to the Department of Agriculture. Chronic Wasting Disease […]

Key players in Criminal Code gather to “send a message” to Nixon

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Flanked by representatives from more than a dozen organizations in support, two Democrats and two Republicans gathered before reporters today to urge Gov. Jay Nixon to sign the massive criminal code rewrite now sitting on his desk. Rep. Stanley Cox, R-Pettis, Rep. Chris Kelly, D-Columbia, Sen. […]

IAFF, city council battle in University City as elections loom

UNIVERSITY CITY, Mo. — University City City Council candidate Jeff Hales decided to run because he believes the attitude and behavior of certain city council members has gotten out of hand. The International Association of Firefighters Local 2665 (IAFF) and Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) endorsed Hales in Ward 1, […]