Tag: Judy Baker

Koster and Kander lead Democratic rally on Election Day Eve

ST. LOUIS – The Missouri Democratic nominee for governor, Chris Koster, stood before a raucous crowd of well over 300 supporters at the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers building in St. Louis City Monday night. Wearing a worn down, oversized belt buckle of the Seal of the State of Missouri, […]

Final Tip Sheet: Statewide Offices

GOVERNOR: TOSS UP Latest Missouri Times Poll: Koster 45% – Greitens 46% The biggest race in the state comes down to the margin of error at the end, as it should. Koster has done everything possible to outrun a toxic national party and he’s 15 points ahead of Hillary Clinton, […]

Races for Statewide Executive Offices: A Week in Review

Less than two weeks away from Election Day, and the stakes are still high in the races for executive office. Republicans have the advantage when it comes to raising funds in the race for lieutenant governor, secretary of state and treasurer, but having money doesn’t necessarily guarantee a victory on […]

October Tip Sheet: Statewides

Governor: LEAN KOSTER Latest Missouri Times Poll: Koster 48% – Greitens 41% This is close to being a toss-up, but Koster has shown a consistent above-the-margin-of-error lead. However, after several weeks of responding to attacks on his charity, attacking Republicans and conservative groups who were endorsing his opponent, and getting […]

POLL: Koster leads but down ballot looks good for statewide Republicans

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Democratic Attorney General Chris Koster maintained his lead in the race for governor, but it’s looking like a strong year for down-ballot Republican statewide candidates. In the weekly Missouri Times poll, Koster checked in with a seven point lead, within his margin of error from last […]

Schmitt releases first TV ad

GLENDALE, Mo. – Sen. Eric Schmitt, R-Glendale, released the first general election ad in the state treasurer’s race, telling the story of his son, Stephen. The ad, titled “Inspiration,” tells how Schmitt’s son Stephen was born with tuberous sclerosis, which causes epilepsy. Stephen is on the autism spectrum. “My son, […]

September Tip Sheet: Statewides

Governor The heavyweight fight of Missouri politics. Conventional wisdom was that Chris Koster would start the fall campaign with a half step lead of any Republican after a very divisive primary, and that seems to be where this campaign starts with Koster up 8 percent in our latest poll. He […]

POLL: Koster extends lead, Carnahan and Schmitt also up

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Attorney Chris Koster stretched his lead over Eric Greitens in the latest Missouri Times poll in the race for governor. In the two other races polled, former U.S. Rep. Russ Carnahan held a 4 point lead over Sen. Mike Parson in the race for lieutenant governor […]

Poll shows Republicans, Koster doing well

The latest poll of Missouri by Remington Research shows Republicans Donald Trump and U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt leading in their respective races while Democrat Chris Koster holds a slight lead in the race for governor. The poll follows some conventional wisdom about how the statewide races will play out, with […]