Steven Tilley

6:08 am
Thu August 22, 2013

Public Input Sought For Nominees To Hall Of Famous Missourians

Conservative radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh's induction last year generated lots of controversy and protests.
Marshall Griffin St. Louis Public Radio

After a controversial inductee last year, Missouri residents are being given the chance this year to nominate two of the next three inductees for the Hall of Famous Missourians.

House Speaker Tim Jones, a Republican from Eureka, says he made the decision to seek citizens' input, in part, to see if someone who's worthy of induction has been forgotten over time or overlooked.

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Missouri Statehouse
3:19 pm
Tue May 8, 2012

Rush Bust: En Route To Capitol?

Sculptor E. Spencer Schubert working on the bust of Rush Limbaugh.
Note: Posted on Schubert's website, but taken down; retrieved by Huffington Post

Rumors swept the Missouri Capitol that the bust of conservative radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh was being delivered today, along with the bust of former slave Dred Scott.

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