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Douglas Co. Democrats Meet November 7

The meeting of the Douglas County Democrats was called to order by Chair Teresa Tost at 5:30 p.m. on Nov. 7. The minutes from last...

Cunningham Report 11.14.2013

How Can You Enroll in the ACA? One of the most talked-about issues in our nation is the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and the slow...

This Veterans Day, Reforms to Honor Our POW/MIA

By U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill    Every Veterans Day, I pay tribute to those who have fought to provide us with the security and freedoms...

Smith Report 11.7.2013

Congress Should Not Receive Special Treatment When I am home in Missouri one of the most frequent complaints I hear about Congress is that its...

Dugger Report 11.7.2013

So often we forget the blessing of freedom we enjoy as Americans.  Somewhere in the hustle and bustle of life it is so easy...

Republican leader proposes new gun nullification bill

By Steven Anthony Missouri School of Journalism Senate Majority Leader Ron Richard, R-Joplin, released the first draft of a new gun bill on Thursday, Oct. 31,...

Petition filed to impose financial restrictions on lawmakers

By Steven Anthony Missouri School of Journalism An initiative petition ballot issue has been filed that would impose restrictions on campaign contributions for Missouri legislative candidates. The...

Former Labor Dept. Official Criticizes Nixon Administration

By Matt Kalish Missouri School of Journalism Less than a month after a former Department of Agriculture official resigned citing workplace hostility, a former Department of...

Dugger Report 10.31.2013

It seems as if only yesterday the final gavel fell on the 2013 legislative session.  However, the summer months have flown by and now...

Smith Report 10.17.2013

Let’s Talk Mr. President The current dysfunction and gridlock in Washington frustrates families across our country and in our Eighth Congressional District. With the constant...
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Douglas County Veterans Are Busy Counting Days Till The Wall Arrives

By Larry Morrison  It seems that sometimes in life one is just busier than other times.  This is one of those times for the Douglas...

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