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Entries Tagged as 'STL County Executive Charlie Dooley'

Flashback: BREAKING: MHIP Votes Yes to Accept $20 Mil for Health Exchanges

January 11th, 2012 · No Comments

 Missouri Political New Service  was the first to report on the governor’s backhanded implementation of Obamacare through executive order. A Senate committee heard testimony Tuesday on a bill, which would prevent Gov. Nixon’s administration from creating a health exchange without the approval of Missouri voters. The bill sponsored by Sen. Rob Schaaf, R-St. Joseph, prevents […]

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Tags: Healthcare · MO Legislature · STL County Executive Charlie Dooley

STL Mayor Stokes City/County Merger Talk

November 29th, 2011 · No Comments

“If it takes the City of St. Louis reentering St. Louis County to make us globally competitve….that’s what I’m all About.”–– Charlie Dooley Here we go again! MayorSlay.com: Publicly, privately, and at every opportunity, I am a supporter of undoing the Great Divorce of 1876 that separated the City of St. Louis from St. Louis […]

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Tags: Mayor Frances Slay · St. Louis · STL County Executive Charlie Dooley

Women’s Shelter & County Parks Held Hostage to Dooley’s Political Appointees

November 11th, 2011 · No Comments

St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley First, St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley proposes selling county parks to make up for an alleged budget deficit. Now we learn that in order to save money, Dooley has been ordering the county’s domestic abuse shelter to only admit county residents – all while his political appointees keep […]

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Post Disgrace: “Dooley Regained Some of That Lost Credibility This Week”

September 12th, 2011 · No Comments

“Acting as the rare politician who owned up to a mistake in no uncertain terms, Mr. Dooley regained some of that lost credibility this week.” –Post Dispatch editorial board That’s a quote from the Post Disgrace after St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley backtracked last week on his dumb idea of raising property taxes so […]

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Tags: Media Bias · Picture/Quote of the Day · STL County Executive Charlie Dooley

Ed Martin to Charlie Dooley: Open the Bidding Process

August 29th, 2011 · No Comments

No bid contracts in the Dooley Administration? SAY IT AIN’T SO!!!! Examiner.com: Martin contends that the county council has excluded all non-union labor from consideration in awarding project labor agreements. Since, as Martin maintains, the majority of the construction industry is non-union, the field is severely diminished and therefore also diminishes the opportunity for tax […]

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More Dooley Cronyism in St. Louis County?

April 1st, 2011 · No Comments

Quote of the Day: Former Temporiti Trash Client “Becoming Closer and Closer to a Monopoly All the Time” If the cronyism going on in St. Louis County Executive Dooley’s office wasn’t so sad, it would be hilarious fodder for Ripley’s Believe it or Not! First, the day after Dooley’s re-election mind you, St. Louis County […]

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Video: L.K. ‘Chip’ Wood Exposes Democrat’s Tactics to Destroy His Reputation

March 30th, 2011 · No Comments

Hat tip: StlPatchW

Related: KMOX.com: New Flap Over Family Connection in Assessor Race Son of Dooley Consiglieri Lands 70K County Patronage Job – During Hiring Freeze!

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Quote of the Day: “I Hope I Don’t Even Have to Get Into That Godfather Thing of a Couple of Years Ago”

March 21st, 2011 · No Comments

Corleone crime family consiglieri Tom Hagen (Robert Duvall) confers with The Don Michael Corleone (Al Pacino) in a scene from The Godfather St. Louis Post Dispatch columnist Bill McClellan pens a “confidential” memo to embattled STL County executive Charlie Dooley regarding his controversial consiglieri John Temporiti. Here’s an excerpt: I hope I don’t even have […]

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Son of Dooley Consiglieri Lands 70K County Patronage Job – During Hiring Freeze!

March 18th, 2011 · No Comments

Corleone crime family consiglieri Tom Hagen (Robert Duvall) confers with The Don Michael Corleone (Al Pacino) in a scene from The Godfather And the beat goes on! The St. Louis Post Dispatch is reporting today that St. Louis County Executive Dooley’s rewarded his  consiglieri John Temporiti with a patronage job for his son son Mike […]

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Video: A Conversation With STL County Assessor Candidate L.K. (Chip) Wood

February 10th, 2011 · No Comments

Hat tip:leepresser

Related: Dooley Flip Flops On Electing County Assessor; Top Advisor Admits “No Vision” for StL County

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