Tag: Congresswoman Ann Wagner

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 […]

Trump’s Missouri support still strong after Comey testimony

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The picture painted day-in and day-out of President Donald Trump’s administration by most major media sources has been grim. Scandals, shrinking approval ratings, allegations of collusion with Russia during the campaign could leave some with the impression that he has lost support in the middle of the […]

Soros-backed group targets Wagner’s district with new ads

WASHINGTON, D.C. – An organization tied to Democratic mega donor George Soros has sent out a targeted ad to several Congressional districts around the country, including Missouri Congresswoman Ann Wagner, speaking against efforts by President Donald Trump to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. The American Bridge 21st Century […]

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 […]

Wagner sets high mark in fundraising, pre-empting possible Senate run

WASHINGTON – Missouri Congresswoman Ann Wagner had her largest fundraising quarter in history during the first quarter of 2017, raking in just over $800,000 in the first three months of the year. That figure almost doubles the single largest quarter she previously had in terms of fundraising when she received […]

TWMP Overtime panel talks possible US Senate contenders for McCaskill in 2018

With the US Senate race coming up in 2018, the panel on the last episode of This Week in Missouri Politics speculated as to who exactly would run against U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill. There are many contenders from the Republican Party, such as Senate Majority Leader Mike Kehoe, David Wasinger, […]

Wagner calls for Clinton aide to step down over comments about Catholics

WASHINGTON D.C. – A leaked email from the Hillary Clinton campaign has put one of her aides in hot water with Catholic groups and one of Missouri’s Catholic congresswomen. Congresswoman Ann Wagner called for Hillary Clinton to fire one high-level campaign staffer named Jennifer Palmieri, for comments about Catholics released […]