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Editorial Roundup: Missouri

Jun. 08, 2021 07:28 AM EDT

Kansas City Star. June 3, 2021. Editorial: Back the blue? Right. Roy Blunt snubs mother of officer who died after protecting him If shame still existed, Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt would be swimming in it. He has no excuse for refusing to meet the...

GOP aims to revive Fauci attacks after email trove released

Jun. 05, 2021 21:36 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dr. Anthony Fauci has been a political lightning rod since the early days of the pandemic, lionized by the left and villainized by the right. But with the release of a trove of Fauci's emails this past week, Republicans' political attacks on the...

Hartzler announcement next week on potential US Senate bid

Jun. 03, 2021 14:34 PM EDT

O'FALLON, Mo. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Vicky Hartzler, a western Missouri Republican and a staunch supporter of former President Donald Trump, may be on the verge of joining the growing field of candidates for U.S. Senate in 2022, a seat crucial in the battle for Senate control. ...

Editorial Roundup: U.S.

May. 19, 2021 13:40 PM EDT

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: May 19 The Boston Globe on U.S. aid to Israel should be a force for peace: Israelis deserve to live in safety without fear of attacks that indiscriminately target...

Philip Roth biography, pulled last month, has new publisher

May. 17, 2021 12:47 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A long-awaited book about Philip Roth that was pulled last month amid allegations of sexual assault and harassment against biographer Blake Bailey has a new publisher. Skyhorse Publishing told The Associated Press on Monday that it will have “Philip...

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST-SELLERS

May. 13, 2021 17:32 PM EDT

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “21st Birthday” by Patterson/Paetro (Little, Brown) 2. “Sooley” by John Grisham (Doubleday) 3. “The Last Thing He Told Me” by Laura Dave (Simon & Schuster) 4. “Project...

Best-Sellers-Books-USAToday

May. 13, 2021 12:02 PM EDT

1. “21st Birthday” by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro (Little, Brown) 2. “The Last Thing He Told Me” by Laura Dave (Simon & Schuster) 3. “Project Hail Mary” by Andy Weir (Ballantine) 4. “Killing the Mob” by...

Missouri lawmakers back repeal of attorney general residency

May. 06, 2021 14:02 PM EDT

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri lawmakers voted Thursday to abolish a residency requirement for the state attorney general that had caused headaches for U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley when he served as the state's chief law enforcement officer. Missouri law has long...

Missouri latest state to thwart voter-approved policies

May. 01, 2021 15:56 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri lawmakers recently shut down attempts to pay for Medicaid expansion, in what is the latest example of a statehouse fighting to undo voter-enacted polices. Critics argued during a contentious debate in the state Senate on Thursday that...

Editorial Roundup: Missouri

Apr. 27, 2021 10:58 AM EDT

Kansas City Star. April 23, 2021. Editorial: Missouri health director Randall Williams is gone, and he won’t be missed We don’t know why Missouri’s Health and Senior Services Director Randall Williams stepped down this week, because neither he...