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Missouri GOP Sends 10,000 Voters Wrong Ballot Information

Missouri GOP Sends 10,000 Voters Wrong Ballot Information

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Republican Party says a miscommunication caused 10,000 voters in the state to receive mailers with incorrect information about when their absentee ballots are due. Ray Bozarth is the party’s executive director. He tells The Kansas City Star that there was a miscommunication between the party and the vendor that printed…

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Hawley Doesn’t Use Email While Doing Attorney General’s Work

Hawley Doesn’t Use Email While Doing Attorney General’s Work

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Despite promoting himself as an advocate for transparent government, Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley is one of only two statewide officials who doesn’t use email for official business. Critics say by refusing to use email Hawley, the Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, avoids creating public records of his office’s work.…

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St. Charles-Based American Railcar Industries Announces Definitive Merger Agreement

St. Charles-Based American Railcar Industries Announces Definitive Merger Agreement

St. Charles, MO  (KTRS)  St. Charles-based American Railcar Industries announced  that it has entered into a definitive agreement to merge with ITE Rail Fund. John O’Bryan, President and CEO of ARI, commented, “ARI is a highly respected company in the railcar industry with a rich history of growth and innovation for over 20 years. The sale…

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Endangered Person Advisory Issued For Suicidal Man

Endangered Person Advisory Issued For Suicidal Man

Florissant, MO  (KTRS)  An Endangered Person Advisory is in effect for a missing Florissant man. Police say 22-year-old Donyell Harris was last seen early Monday morning on a Facebook live stream video consuming a large amount of prescription pills and making suicidal statements. Harris is described as black,  5 feet 11 inches in height, 194 lbs,…

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Experience, Ideology Focus of Illinois Attorney General Race

Experience, Ideology Focus of Illinois Attorney General Race

SPRINGFIELD, IL (AP) — The quest to be the next Illinois attorney general is focusing on experience, ideology and gumption. Democrat Kwame Raoul touts his legal and policymaking experience and says Republican Erika Harold is too rigid in her conservative views to effectively manage the post of chief law enforcement officer. Harold says she has…

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