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Entries Tagged as 'Spkr. Jetton'

Video: Rod Jetton & Associates

March 20th, 2009 · No Comments

Hat tip: jedijetton

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From the “Not So Fast Department”

December 30th, 2008 · No Comments

Soon to be former Democrat Republican State Representative and WalMart basher Neal St. Onge, was all set to quietly slither into his new position as “Transportation Czar” for our cash strapped state until incoming Speaker Ron Richard thankfully put the kabosh on it. From SNL’s Chad Livengood: The new speaker of the Missouri House of […]

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Insider “Republican” Blog Gives Scoop on Alleged Kinder “Feud”

December 16th, 2008 · No Comments

Looks like “Rowdy Rod” Jetton and “Political Pygmy” Jason Van Eaton are once again feeding stories to FiredUp Missouri: “Chief among the aggrieved is Sen. Brad Lager, who as Treasurer candidate lost the closest of the 2008 races for statewide office.  Lager was the candidate who likely suffered most from Kinder’s decision to throw his […]

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Sage Wisdom From “Rowdy Rod”

September 12th, 2008 · No Comments

Missourinet reporter Brent Martin followed up on our lead yesterday and further exposed the irony of the ethcially challenged “Rowdy Rod” Jetton – who is on his way out of politics and Governor Sarah Palin – an ethics crusader who has quickly emerged onto the national stage. “Rowdy Rod” has this to say about Governor […]

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Our Tribute to “Rowdy Rod” – Good Riddance!

September 11th, 2008 · No Comments

“Rowdy Rod” Jetton, the lame duck speaker who never met an ethics rule he tried to somehow circumvent, has “left the building” so to speak. In a “tearful address” -yeah we know, we’re laughing too – “Rowdy Rod” said he “learned a few things” during his eight years in the legislature. (Insert joke here.) It’s […]

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Like Clockwork, “Rowdy Rod’s” Favorite Blog to the Rescue

August 19th, 2008 · No Comments

  Now that we’re in the dog days of summer – and the political season too – FiredUp Missouri is once again defending it’s favorite ethically challenged, lame duck Speaker: “Republican regulars were clucking last week about a slew of “brown envelopes” delivered anonymously to dozens of GOP incumbents and candidates for state office. Those […]

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Video: Jetton and Onder Unethical Pair

July 18th, 2008 · No Comments

From the tipline.  Hat tip:  ryecelts

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Quote of the Day: Just Because Something Is Not Illegal….”

July 11th, 2008 · No Comments

 “I am not a crook” We couldn’t have said it better orselves. From reader Jim Byrne. “Just because something is not illegal (at least not currently illegal) does not mean that it is not unethical. As long as we keep electing politicians that are more concerned with what they can legally get away with, than […]

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Real Time Updates From Speaker’s Jetton’s Press Conference

July 10th, 2008 · No Comments

Over on the right side of the site, we have real time updates from Rowdy Rod’s press conference. Highlights: “Here it is: after 2:00, and we’re still waiting for Rowdy Rod to show up. Did someone forget to tell him where the press confrence is?” “awww. Did Kinder hurt Jetton’s feelings?” “Again, Jetton’s pandering. Now […]

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Hulshof Distances Himself from Jetton; Embattled Speaker Schedules Thursday Press Conference

July 9th, 2008 · No Comments

Is fellow Hulshof supporter Kit Bond the next pol to dump Jetton? After a week of sharp repudiations from three Republican officeholders, Congressman Hulshof has finally taken his friend “Rowdy Rod” Jetton to task for his ethics. Mr. Hulshof – a loyal and honorable man -must have found it very difficult to criticize Jetton, especially […]

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