Tag: Chris Koster

Hawley announces results of independent investigation into Stockley case, finding one instance of wrongdoing by AG’s Office

Jefferson City, Mo.  – The results are in, and the investigation into alleged wrongdoings by the Attorney General’s Office under former Attorney General Chris Koster in the 2012 civil lawsuit regarding the death of Anthony Lamar Smith have been confirmed to some extent. In a statement issued by Missouri Attorney General Josh […]

Attorney General hires outside counsel to investigate alleged wrongdoings in Stockley case, but at what cost?

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Tension has only increased in the days following a judge’s decision to acquit former St. Louis Police officer Jason Stockley of the first-degree murder charge in the 2011 shooting death of Anthony Lamar Smith, as protesters’ continued cries for justice ring through the streets of St. […]

Major GOP donor pushes others towards Hawley for Senate run

ST. LOUIS – Another major voice of the Missouri Republican Party will support Attorney General Josh Hawley for a U.S. Senate run against incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill in 2018. Multiple media outlets reported Thursday that Sam Fox, the noted St. Louis businessman, philanthropist and political donor, has joined with other […]

Koster to work as vice president at Centene Corporation

ST. LOUIS – Former Gov. Jay Nixon has moved into his new position as a partner with the Dowd Bennett Law Firm in University City, and now former Attorney General Chris Koster has also announced his transition into the private sector. Koster will become the senior vice president of corporate […]

Right-to-work opponents look to ban legislation as Republicans push forward

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Following a Republican surge in the November general election, the conservative base is primed to deliver on a promise they’ve made for some time now: Missouri will be the next right-to-work state. Right-to-work has been at the very forefront of Republican priorities for years, but with […]

MAAL director calls out Humane Society Legislative Fund on Koster attack ads

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Recent ads from the Humane Society Legislative Fund attacking Chris Koster do not sit well with Bob Baker. In recent radio advertisements, the HSLF claims Koster is “in the pockets of the puppy mill crowd,” while fliers sent in the mail say the candidate is bad […]

Greitens calls for ‘clean sweep’ in Tuesday’s election

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Eric Greitens hit the campaign trail one final time before the November 8th election, calling for voters to help lead the GOP to a ‘clean sweep’ of the Show Me State. “All of the momentum is on our side, because the people of Missouri are standing up […]

Hopeful our next governor will find more success than Obama

Tomorrow, Missourians and Missourahians alike are going to deliver their opinion on not only who they feel should be the next president of the United States, but as part of that their opinion of how the current president, Barack Obama has served them the past eight years.  This hillbilly’s guess […]

MOGOV Countdown: Day 2

We’re two days away from the general election, and the latest news in the gubernatorial race is the President’s endorsement of Chris Koster. In a new radio advertisement, President Barack Obama says Koster will work to “protect the Affordable Care Act from Republicans working to take folks’ insurance away. He’ll […]