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Entries from October 2008

‘Missouri Clean Energy Initiative’ Fraught With Hidden Costs

October 21st, 2008 · No Comments

By Jacob Voss To date, 26 states have adopted renewable energy standard (RES) laws, which require energy utilities to derive a specified percentage of electricity from renewable energy, by a particular date. These standards range from 8 percent in Pennsylvania by 2020 to 40 percent in Maine by 2017. In November, voters will decide on […]

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Tags: Carnahans' · Decision '08 · Show Me Institute

Video: Main Street Missouri-Battleground

October 21st, 2008 · No Comments

 Hat tip: Monalucho

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Tags: Decision '08 · Videos

Quote of the Day: Kenny Hulshof: “The Democrats’ Election Numbers Are Growing Weaker by the Day”

October 21st, 2008 · No Comments

This quote was taken from a “home stretch” fundraising email sent out today by the Hulshof campaign. In the email, Hulshof says “Our budget for TV and radio ads is stretched to the maximum.” Excerpt from the email: “Across the state I’m finding a ground swell of support for winning this race and moving Missouri […]

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Tags: Decision '08 · Picture/Quote of the Day · Rep. Kenny Hulshof

Video: McCain Blocked The Mailroom; A Humorous Look at John McCain’s Visit to Missouri

October 20th, 2008 · No Comments

“As you know, John McCain was in New Town today. I live in New Town and I can tell you firsthand, John McCain likes to block the mailroom with his giant trucks. Politics aside, this guy is now the reason my Jelly-Of-The-Month club dues are going to be late. Watch the video for more.” Hat […]

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Tags: Decision '08 · Videos

“Democrats for Gibbons” Website Launched: “No Phony Democrats”

October 20th, 2008 · No Comments

  First post: “The people don’t want a phony Democrat. If it’s a choice between a genuine Republican and a Republican in Democratic clothing, the people will choose the genuine article every time. That is, they’ll take the Republican … I don’t want any phony Democrats in this campaign.” Harry S. Truman  Read more…  Related: […]

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Jim Talent: “A Clear Global Strategy Will Help Define Defense Policy”

October 20th, 2008 · No Comments

By Jim Talent If you ask a foreign policy question of a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, ultimately he would say that the question is above his paygrade. Defense policy is subordinate to foreign policy, in the sense that the military does the tasks it is directed to do to advance the policies […]

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“Rural Residents” for Kay Barnes; Endorsed by Open Borders PAC

October 20th, 2008 · No Comments

One letter to the K.C Star – from a so called “rural Missourian” – designates a groundswell of rural support for Kay Barnes in the Star editor’s minds. This letter from a Brett Carmical in yesterday’s edition had this cheerleading header above it: “Rural residents for Kay Barnes:” “I would like to congratulate Kay Barnes […]

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Tags: Decision '08 · Kay Barnes · Rep. Sam Graves

Video: Republican Challenger Chris Sander Debates Cong. Russ Carnahan (Pt. 2)

October 20th, 2008 · No Comments

Hat tip: anchorstlseo  

Related: Russ Carnahan’s Legacy: Condoms, Post Offices, & the Space Shuttle Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam: “Carnahan is a Shill for Planned Parenthood and Refuses to Recognize Reality”

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Tags: Decision '08 · Rep. Russ Carnahan · Videos

Greene Countians Launch Website “Stop Question 1”

October 20th, 2008 · No Comments

Last week week, Greene Countians Against Question 1 launched their website “www.StopQuestion1.com.”  The coalition seeks to warn its citizens that their right to choose their judges will be taken away by trial attorneys if Question 1 passes this November 4th. Governor Matt Blunt has stated his opposition to Question 1.  In an interview to KY3 […]

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FiredUp Missouri Founder Loses Father

October 20th, 2008 · No Comments

Our condolences go out to Roy Temple and the FiredUp Missouri family. Mr. Temple lost his 84 year old father James W. Temple yesterday evening. May the Lord be with you and your family during this time of grief. Read more…

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