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Matt Blunt | Missouri Political News Service - Part 2

Entries Tagged as 'Matt Blunt'

Post Columnist Bill McClellan Nibbles at Democrat Blogger’s Bait

May 13th, 2008 · No Comments

We told you last week about an email we received from a Democrat fringe blogger that made some pretty serious allegations against a prominent Republican public official. We’re sure that the same email we received, made its way to a lot of other journalists inboxes too, including Mr. McClellan’s. To their credit, the mainstream media […]

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Tags: Matt Blunt · Scott Eckersley

Video: Missouri Chamber Day at the Capitol with Gov. Matt Blunt

February 21st, 2008 · No Comments

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Matt Blunt Endorses John McCain For President

February 19th, 2008 · No Comments

From blogs4president.us:  ARLINGTON, VA — U.S. Senator John McCain’s presidential campaign today announced that Missouri Governor Matt Blunt has endorsed John McCain for president. Governor Blunt issued the following statement on his endorsement: “I had the opportunity today to talk to Senator McCain and I told him he is the best person to lead our […]

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Tags: Decision '08 · Matt Blunt

GOP Reeling From Blunt’s Resignation

January 24th, 2008 · No Comments

By: Josh Kraushaar “This was a big surprise to everyone, including me,” said a senior adviser to Blunt. “We were running on a pretty robust plan for reelection. He would have been in a very tight race, but I certainly thought there was a pathway for him to beat Jay Nixon.” Blunt’s sudden decision also […]

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Tags: Decision '08 · Matt Blunt · Rep. Jo Ann Emerson · Rep. Kenny Hulshof

Gloating St. Louis Morning Anchor Leaves Terse Comment on Blunt

January 23rd, 2008 · No Comments

Fox2 St. Louis morning anchor John Pertzborn – known to be a real team player among his colleagues – posted the following terse comment in regards to a post we did several weeks ago on “Slimy weasel scumbag” attorney Chet Pleban’s appearance on his show. We complained that Pleban was able to give his comments […]

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Tags: Matt Blunt · Media Bias · St. Louis

KCMO Podcast: Sen. Sheilds on Blunt

January 23rd, 2008 · No Comments

Missouri Senate Majority Leader Charlie Shields talks to KCMO about Blunt’s decision not to run – but – Did Sen. Shields announce his own candidacy? Click here

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Tags: Decision '08 · Matt Blunt

Statement by Chairman Doug Russell on Governor Blunt’s Decision Not to Seek Re-election

January 22nd, 2008 · No Comments

JEFFERSON CITY _ “Governor Blunt has been a remarkable leader that changed Missouri for the better. His conservative policies and values turned our state in a new, hopeful direction. Under his administration, budget deficits were replaced with surpluses, education was restored to its place atop our priority list, children are safer, more Missourians are working […]

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Tags: Decision '08 · Matt Blunt · Videos

Local Legislators Respond to Blunt’s Address

January 17th, 2008 · No Comments

By Michael Sewall After Gov. Matt Blunt delivered his State of the State address on Tuesday evening, local legislators were not entirely satisfied. Higher education was a major issue discussed, and the four Columbia legislators, hailing from a town with three colleges or universities, felt that more could be done than the governor recommends. Blunt’s […]

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Couple of Notes Regarding Romney’s Win, Matt Blunt’s State of the State Address.

January 16th, 2008 · No Comments

From Arena of Ideas: Couple of notes regarding Romney’s Win, Matt Blunt’s State of the State address. Just a couple of quick notes early this morning regarding Romney’s win and Matt Blunt’s State of the State address. On Romney: This is really bad news for the GOP. There is an excellent reason why far-left wing […]

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Tags: Decision '08 · Matt Blunt

Tipline: Chip Robertson Behind Eckersley Lawsuit?

January 14th, 2008 · No Comments

Credible sources are telling the Missouri Political News Service that Chip Robertson is the big name behind the lawsuit filed last week by Scott Eckersley against Governor Blunt. The lawsuit was signed by uber-plaintiffs’-attorneys (there’s that word again that I said I would never use) Steve Garner and Gene Graham, attorneys our sources tell us […]

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Tags: Decision '08 · Jay Nixon · Matt Blunt · Scott Eckersley