Peter Kinder

9:53 am
Wed January 16, 2013

Bill Would Require Election To Fill Vacancies

A Missouri House committee has overwhelmingly passed legislation that would require special elections to fill vacancies in statewide offices.

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11:21 am
Mon November 19, 2012

Feds To Take Lead On Health Exchanges In Kansas, Missouri

Immediately after the presidential election, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon announced the state would not be setting up its own health insurance exchange.

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Election 2012
10:09 am
Wed November 7, 2012

Democrats Win Most Statewide Races In Missouri

Democratic Attorney General Chris Koster won reelection in Missouri.
Dan Verbeck KCUR

Despite Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney getting a decisive win in Missouri, Democratic candidates fared well in statewide races.

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4:24 pm
Fri August 17, 2012

Health Care Exchange Ballot Language Debated

Arguments were heard on Friday about whether a temporary restraining order should be issued against Missouri Secretary of State Robin Carnahan over language she approved for a ballot initiative regarding health care exchanges. 

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2:40 pm
Tue July 10, 2012

Ballot Language For Health Measure Faces Legal Backlash

Wording of a health care measure that’s to appear on the Missouri ballot this fall is facing backlash from Lieutenant Governor Peter Kinder and fellow Republicans.

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