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Entries Tagged as 'Sen. Michael Gibbons'

McCaskill Aide Hangs Up On Constituent – While They’re Still Talking!

April 6th, 2011 · No Comments

Geez! After the recent ‘Air Claire’ disaster, you would think these people would be on their P’s and Q’s??? I called Sen. Claire McCaskill’s Washington DC office around 12:45pm yesterday (while I was at the prolife lobby day in Jefferson City, MO because I was listening to Abby Johnson speak and she said call your […]

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Tags: Abortion · Sen. Michael Gibbons

Where is Mike Gibbons? Part 2

November 2nd, 2007 · No Comments

Four AG candidates; three answers. Guess who’s MIA? CDT Politics Blog: In the midst of the controversy over Scott Eckersley firing, I’ve contacted all four candidates running for attorney general to get their opinion on the situation and the overall issue of e-mail retention. Eckersley’s firing renewed questions about whether Gov. Matt Blunt is disregarding […]

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Tags: Decision '08 · Sen. Michael Gibbons

Where is Mike Gibbons?

November 1st, 2007 · No Comments

Big Muddy Politics: State Senator Mike Gibbons (R-Webster Groves) is now an announced candidate for Attorney General, the state’s sunshine law enforcer. Why haven’t we heard from him on the Blunt/Eckersley Scandal? Where is Sen. Gibbons? The Missouri Democratic Party released this video of Gov. Blunt in St. Louis answering questions about his attack on […]

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Tags: Decision '08 · Sen. Michael Gibbons

GOP’s AG Hopeful Vows to Clean Up MO Office – UPDATE

October 15th, 2007 · No Comments

By Rob Luke JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri’s lone GOP candidate for attorney general, Senate President Pro Tem Michael Gibbons, will focus on law-and-order issues in his upcoming campaign. But he also pledged to clean up what he perceives as corruption within the state attorney-general’s office. Gibbons officially announced his campaign in a press release posted […]

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Tags: Decision '08 · Sen. Michael Gibbons

Blunt Calls Jackson’s Bluff; Decides Not to Run Against Blunt

October 11th, 2007 · No Comments

Our guest contributor Raymond Fitzgerald hit the nail right on the head yesterday. Fitzgerald opined on this site that Col. Jack Jackson was not going to commit political suicide and challenge Governor Blunt next year. He speculated that Jackson merely wanted a face to face meeting with the Governor to gauge his reaction to a possible Jackson candidacy. “I […]

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Tags: Decision '08 · Matt Blunt · Sen. Michael Gibbons

Sen. “?” to Announce A.G. Run on Saturday

October 10th, 2007 · No Comments

CDT Blog:  It’s not much of a surprise, but Senate President Pro Tem Michael Gibbons, R-Kirkwood, is set to officially kick off his bid to replace Attorney General Jay Nixon in Columbia on Saturday. That’s the news according to a blurb in the Central Missouri Young Republican Newsletter: Read more

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Tags: Decision '08 · Sen. Michael Gibbons

FiredUp Missouri: “U.S. Attorney Throwing Her Weight Around to Clear Primary Field?”

September 20th, 2007 · No Comments

Sources tell Fired Up! that United States Attorney for Missouri’s Eastern District Catherine Hanaway has become increasingly personally involved of late in efforts to find GOP Senator and (largely irrelevant) Attorney General candidate Michael Gibbons a soft landing place into which he can drop from the race. Read more…

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Tags: Decision '08 · Sen. Michael Gibbons

Attorney General Candidate Lacking Knowledge

August 20th, 2007 · No Comments

From The Turner Report: Michael Gibbons has served as president pro tem of the Missouri Senate and is running for attorney general, but the St. Louis County Republican seems a bit lacking in his knowledge of important political figures and contributors, according to his July campaign disclosure form filed with the Missouri Ethics Commission. In […]

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Tags: Decision '08 · Sen. Michael Gibbons

Governor Calls Special Session to Fast Track Bridge Improvement Plan, Economic Development Package

August 10th, 2007 · No Comments

Press release: JEFFERSON CITY – Gov. Matt Blunt, Senate President Pro Tem Michael R. Gibbons and House Speaker Rod Jetton today announced a special session of the Missouri General Assembly to begin August 20th to fast track the Safe and Sound Bridge Improvement Program to repair or replace more than 800 Missouri bridges and enact […]

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Tags: Matt Blunt · MO Legislature · Sen. Michael Gibbons · Spkr. Jetton

Kumbaya My Lord, Kumbaya….

August 8th, 2007 · No Comments

photo by Diana Linsley Aging Hippies trying to relive their “glory” days. How sad! Protesting “Failed” Iraq Policy Group targets Sen. Mike Gibbons’ Kirkwood office A local delegation from Americans Against Escalation in Iraq delivered yellow ribbons and a strong message to the office of Sen. Mike Gibbons, R-Kirkwood, on Tuesday: Open the door to […]

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Tags: Iraq War · Sen. Michael Gibbons