Tag: Rep. Andrew Koenig

Senate Tip Sheet: Eight Days Before General Election

The Senate has pretty much broken down into one competitive race and one to keep an eye on. Because Republicans have won so many seats and two of the Democrat-leaning districts have Republican incumbents seeking reelection with Sen. Gary Romine and Sen. Ryan Silvey, the map is very small. Republicans […]

October Tip Sheet: Senate

COMPETITIVE – 1 SD 19 (D+0.7) OPEN – Schaefer COMPETITIVE This race will be the second most competitive in the entire state after the gubernatorial contest. Rep. Caleb Rowden is an excellent campaigner and can push a message of his being in the majority party where he can keep Mizzou […]

Koenig looks towards general election after come-from-behind primary win

ST. LOUIS – The polls leading up to the state Senate race in the 15th District looked grim for Rep. Andrew Koenig. Down nine points to former Rep. Rick Stream just a week out from the election, it appeared that Stream would rejoin the General Assembly after a two year […]

Senate Tip Sheet: 30 Days After Primary

COMPETITIVE – 1 SD 19 (D+0.7) OPEN – Schaefer COMPETITIVE This race will be the second most competitive in the entire state after the gubernatorial contest. Rep. Caleb Rowden is an excellent campaigner and can push a message of his being in the majority party where he can keep Mizzou safe from […]

Stream leads Koenig in Senate District 15, new MO Times poll says

ST. LOUIS – A poll commissioned by The Missouri Times shows that former Rep. Rick Stream has a leg up on Rep. Andrew Koenig in the race for the 15th Senate District Republican nomination. Gravis Marketing has Stream with 41 percent of the voters while Koenig has only 32 percent, […]

Koenig, Stream battle for conservative vote over Schmitt’s Senate seat

ST. LOUIS – With the departure of the popular Sen. Eric Schmitt from the 15th District Senate seat, the question in the district is who in the Republican primary with succeed him. Former Rep. Rick Stream and Rep. Andrew Koenig both have similar traits: fiscal and social conservatives that have […]

TWMP: Parson vs. Randles for lieutenant governor

On a special episode of This Week in Missouri Politics, host Scott Faughn speaks with both of the Republican candidates for lieutenant governor. State Sen. Mike Parson, R-Bolivar, and former Missouri Club for Growth president Bev Randles speak about why they want to become the lieutenant governor, what sets them […]

Debate over transgender bathroom policy heats up in Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – When the U.S. Departments of Education and Justice under President Barack Obama released a statement that directed public schools to allow transgender students to use the bathroom of their preferred gender, Republicans around the country and within the state quickly denounced the decision. In the last […]

Fetal tissue regulation bills heard in the Senate

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Senate Seniors, Families and Children Committee heard testimony on Rep. Diane Franklin and Rep. Andrew Koenig’s legislation that prohibits the sale of fetal tissue from abortions in Missouri and regulates procedures for proper disposal of the fetal tissue. The bills, HBs 2069 and 2371 were […]