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Missouri House Speaker: 'Close, Personal Constituent' Made Me a Birther

Randy Turner | Posted 04.07.2013 | Politics
Randy Turner

Perhaps the reason Tim Jones and his colleagues are pushing legislation that could cripple public schools, destroy unions and eliminate a state income tax is because of "close, personal constituents" like retired St. Louis billionaire Rex Sinquefield, who contributed $100,000 to Jones' reelection campaign.

Todd Akin Interviewer Admits Mistake

2012.talkingpointsmemo.com | Posted 10.20.2012 | Media

Charles Jaco, the Missouri journalist whose question prompted Republican Senate candidate Todd Akin's "legitimate rape" comment, told TPM he "screwed ...

Embattled GOP Candidate Says States Should Control Voting Rights

The Huffington Post | Gene Demby | Posted 08.20.2012 | Black Voices

Rep. Todd Akin's (R-Mo.) gaffe about "legitimate rape" and abortion on Sunday overshadowed other comments the Senate hopeful made about state and fede...