"First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, then you win." -- Mahatma Gandhi
Categories | Missouri Political News Service




No Comments

0 responses so far ↓

  • 1 modemocrat // Apr 26, 2008 at 1:09 pm

    According to the ‘Marshall Democrat News’ (03/25/08) Commissioner Becky Plattner announced she is seeking the office of lieutenant governor and filed Friday, March 21, to be on the August primary ballot. In the announcement she stated: “I’m not going to run a hard campaign,” I am committed to serving the people of Saline County. I just want to get my name in the hat….”
    According the ‘Slater Main Street News’ (04/24/08) Commissioner Becky Plattner announced on April 19 the she will be running for Lt. Governor in the 2012 election. In the announcement she stated: “…I have given this much thought…My focus will be on the 2012 election and I hope…I will be the next Lieutant Governor of Missouri.”
    She is still listed on the 2008 ballot, according the Sec. of State Robin Carnahan’ web site. According the Mo Ethics Commission web site, no reports have been received about financial disclosure, direct expenditures, campaign/campaign committee report, or a statement of exemption. Can someone explain these apparent errors, oversights, ethical lapses and mixed messages or did I miss something in political science class?
    Is Becky Plattner running for Lt. Governor this year and announcing her “re-election” campaign a month later? Has she withdrawn from the 2008 election? Is she stating she will not run commissioner again? Does she plan on running “hard” in 2012 and use 2008 as a ‘rehearsal’? Does she plan on filing campaign finance reports required by law? Does she have any idea what she is doing?

  • 2 KOOK // May 11, 2009 at 10:40 am

    Just found your site. Been watching the Federal Weasels for a while now, realize I need to be more involved in State news. Found this site, and it looks great.

  • 3 Mahjong // Jul 13, 2015 at 3:06 am

    Mahjong is really a video game involving Chinese community
    that is used, Mahjong a number of people, along with portions called tiles.

    Mahjong Mixing practices

  • 4 Michael Badnarik // Apr 4, 2018 at 9:33 am

    I am getting mail from your newsletter. I have attempted to UNSUBSCRIBE several times, however the messages continue to show up in my inbox. Please remove my eMail address from your distribution list.
    Thank you.

  • 5 MOPNS Editor // May 11, 2018 at 8:50 am

    We sincerely apologize for the problem and have removed your email from the distribution list.

Leave a Comment