politics

WASHINGTON | Kanye West delivers jaw-dropping show in Oval Office

WASHINGTON — Live from the Oval Office, it’s Kanye West with a jaw-dropping performance. The rapper didn’t rap. But, seated across from President Donald Trump at the Resolute Desk, the musician delivered a rambling, multipart monologue Thursday that touched on social issues, hydrogen planes, mental health, endorsement deals, politics and oh so much more. Seizing … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Kanye West delivers jaw-dropping show in Oval Office

Missouri News: Hawley Launches New Ad Blasting Liberal Senators for Creating Circus of Kavanaugh Confirmation Process

COLUMBIA, MO – The Hawley Campaign released a new ad today in which Josh Hawley blasts liberal Senators for creating a circus of the Kavanaugh confirmation process. In the ad, Hawley calls out “liberals like Claire McCaskill and Chuck Schumer” for only wanting power, not the truth, and Republicans who won’t stand up for Judge Kavanaugh. … Continue reading Missouri News: Hawley Launches New Ad Blasting Liberal Senators for Creating Circus of Kavanaugh Confirmation Process

Missouri News: 30 for 30: Claire McCaskill Promises to Fight for Protections for Missourians with Pre-Existing Conditions

COLUMBIA, MO — Today, McCaskill for Missouri released a new video featuring Senator Claire McCaskill and Missouri families who depend on current protections for pre-existing conditions.  Millions of Missourians could be denied health insurance coverage if Josh Hawley’s lawsuit to take away these protections is successful, and Claire is doing everything she can to make … Continue reading Missouri News: 30 for 30: Claire McCaskill Promises to Fight for Protections for Missourians with Pre-Existing Conditions

Gender, politics, and more: Americans weigh in on Kavanaugh

As the Senate Judiciary Committee hears testimony from Christine Blasey Ford and Brett Kavanaugh about allegations of sexual assault, AP journalists around the country are talking to Americans about politics, gender, culture and the Supreme Court. Here is some of what they’re hearing: AGONIZING TO WATCH: For Elizabeth Jacobson, listening to Ford’s testimony was emotionally … Continue reading Gender, politics, and more: Americans weigh in on Kavanaugh

U.S. Political News: Judicial Watch Statement on Kavanaugh Allegations

WASHINGTON – Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton made the following statement in response to the latest efforts to delay Judge Kavanaugh’s Senate confirmation: Americans should brook no further delay of a full Senate vote on Judge Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court. Let’s be clear: Leftists are trying to blow up the Senate confirmation process … Continue reading U.S. Political News: Judicial Watch Statement on Kavanaugh Allegations

Missouri News: Governor Parson Appoints Steven Privette as Presiding Judge for the 37th Judicial Circuit

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Governor Parson appointed Steven Privette as Presiding Judge for the 37th Judicial Circuit, which includes Howell, Oregon, Shannon, and Carter Counties.  Privette won the August primary election and is running unopposed in the November general election.  He will succeed Judge David Evans. Privette has practiced law in Willow Springs since … Continue reading Missouri News: Governor Parson Appoints Steven Privette as Presiding Judge for the 37th Judicial Circuit

U.S. Political News: Representatives Wagner, Castro Introduce Southeast Asia Strategy Act

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Ann Wagner (MO-02) and Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), co-chairs and co-founders of the Congressional Caucus on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), introduced the Southeast Asia Strategy Act to enhance U.S. engagement in Southeast Asia and assure critical partners in the region of the United States’ strong support. “To date, … Continue reading U.S. Political News: Representatives Wagner, Castro Introduce Southeast Asia Strategy Act