Politics

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KMBZ News Staff
October 18, 2019 - 5:50 am
WASHINGTON -- Congressman Elijah Cummings was a civil rights icon and was a fixture of house committee hearings for years. His booming voice and intense style of questioning earned him one of Washington's most powerful jobs - chairman of the House Oversight Committee. Congressman Elijah Cummings...
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Gov Eric Greitens smiles during an event
March 14, 2018 - 1:44 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - A Democratic consultant says he is filing a new ethics complaint alleging Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens falsely reported how his campaign obtained a donor list from a charity he founded. The complaint Wednesday from former state Democratic Party Chairman Roy Temple also...
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Forms used to nominate a write-in candidate for Kansas Governor
February 23, 2018 - 11:54 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - The arts editor and theater critic at an Oregon weekly paper say they plan to run for governor and lieutenant governor of Kansas. Editor Bob Keefer and critic Rick Levin of the Eugene Weekly say they mailed a notarized affidavit of candidacy to the state on Feb. 14. If 5,000...
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Steve Glorioso Facebook Page
Bill Grady
September 15, 2017 - 4:43 am
By some in Kansas City politics, Steve Glorioso was considered a visionary. Glorioso died at Research Medical Center. He was 70. "I moved here in 1992, and Steve was already legendary in his abilities and his love for Kansas City and his love for strategy and politics in general," said Richard...
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