inauguration http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Slay, Green Take Oaths At City Hall http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/slay-green-take-oaths-city-hall <p>St. Louis mayor Francis Slay says he's approaching his historic fourth term with "hope and optimism."</p><p>Slay and Comptroller Darlene Green took their oaths of office just after noon today at City Hall. He's the first mayor elected to a fourth, four-year term and will become the longest-serving in the city's history at the end of the month.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 22:11:48 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 25500 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Slay, Green Take Oaths At City Hall Nixon Sworn In As Mo. Governor, Begins Second Term http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/nixon-sworn-mo-governor-begins-second-term <p><a href="http://gov.mo.gov/">Jay Nixon</a> (D) has been sworn in for his second and final four-year term as Missouri Governor.</p><p></p> Mon, 14 Jan 2013 20:28:40 +0000 Marshall Griffin 8338 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Nixon Sworn In As Mo. Governor, Begins Second Term Missouri's Inauguration Day Arrives For Gov. Nixon And Other Statewide Office Holders http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/missouris-inauguration-day-arrives-gov-nixon-and-other-statewide-office-holders <P>Missouri’s inauguration day has arrived, as <A href="http://gov.mo.gov/">Governor Jay Nixon</A> (D)&nbsp;and several other state office holders prepare to be sworn in.</P> <P>It’ll be the second term for most of those taking the oath of office, including Democrats Nixon, <A href="https://www.ago.mo.gov/">Attorney General Chris Koster</A>, and <A href="http://www.treasurer.mo.gov/">State Treasurer Clint Zweifel</A>.&nbsp; Fellow Democrat<A href="http://www.jasonkander.com/"> Jason Kander</A>, the incoming <A href="http://sos.mo.gov/">Secretary of State</A>, will be the only statewide office&nbsp;newcomer.&nbsp; Republican<A href="http://ltgov.mo.gov/"> Lt. Governor Peter Kinder </A>will be taking the oath of office for the third time, and his third term may prove to be very short if his bid to replace southeast <A href="http://emerson.house.gov/">Missouri Congresswoman Jo Ann Emerson</A> (R)&nbsp;succeeds. Mon, 14 Jan 2013 07:00:00 +0000 Marshall Griffin 8313 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Missouri's Inauguration Day Arrives For Gov. Nixon And Other Statewide Office Holders Emanuel lays out plans for city of Chicago http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/emanuel-lays-out-plans-city-chicago <p>New Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says he won&#39;t take no for an answer when it comes to changing the city.</p><p>Emanuel delivered <a href="http://www.chicago2011.org/news/mayor-rahm-emanuels-inaugural-address/">a 25 minute speech</a> today after <a href="http://www.wbez.org/story/rahm-emanuel-becomes-chicagos-46th-mayor-86598">being inaugurated</a> in a downtown Chicago park.</p><p>He again spelled out his priorities for Chicago, including better schools, safer streets and a more efficient government.</p> Mon, 16 May 2011 19:19:20 +0000 The Associated Press 1243 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Emanuel lays out plans for city of Chicago