Missouri State Fair http://kcur.org en Gov. Nixon Weighs In On State Fair Rodeo Clown http://kcur.org/post/gov-nixon-weighs-state-fair-rodeo-clown <p>Gov. Jay Nixon says he is heartened by the response of both Republicans and Democrats to the <a href="http://www.kcur.org/post/rodeo-clown-obama-mask-sparks-outrage-apologies">controversial rodeo clown act this weekend at the Missouri State Fair</a>.</p><p>Nixon condemned a rodeo clown who impersonated President Obama, while an announcer asked the crowd if they wanted to see Obama get run down by a bull.</p><p>Speaking in Cape Girardeau, Nixon said the performance did not reflect the values of Missourians or the state fair.</p> Mon, 12 Aug 2013 20:38:27 +0000 Jacob McCleland 41837 at http://kcur.org