John Danforth http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Danforth On Morning Edition: The Lost Art Of Budget Negotiations http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/danforth-morning-edition-lost-art-budget-negotiations <p>Former Missouri Senator John Danforth&nbsp;appeared on NPR's Morning Edition this morning to discuss his experiences with past budget negotiations and what lessons can be used in discussions underway today.</p><ul><li><a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/12/11/166938086/the-lost-art-of-budget-negotiations">Here's Danforth&nbsp;speaking with NPR's Renee Montagne</a></li></ul> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 17:57:06 +0000 Kelsey Proud 7250 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Danforth On Morning Edition: The Lost Art Of Budget Negotiations In An Increasingly Red State, How Did Republicans Lose In Missouri? http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/increasingly-red-state-how-did-republicans-lose-missouri <p>A week after the conservative losses at the polls, about 20 tea partiers gathered at a restaurant in North St. Louis County to listen to a few lecturers talk about a few ideas for the future: the flat tax and the fair tax. And yes, to commiserate about the recent past.</p><p>“If we can’t even elect a Republican president with Barack Obama as his opponent, how in God's name do we propose to eliminate the tax code?” Bill Hennessy, who helped found the St. Louis Tea Party, asked. He was visibly frustrated.</p> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 12:15:00 +0000 Chris McDaniel 6597 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org In An Increasingly Red State, How Did Republicans Lose In Missouri? Leaders Ask Former Sen. Danforth To Enter Fray Over History Museum http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/leaders-ask-former-sen-danforth-enter-fray-over-history-museum <p><em>Updated 3:55 p.m. October 18</em></p><p>Sen. John&nbsp;Danforth has accepted his role as negotiator.</p> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 21:56:45 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 5508 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Leaders Ask Former Sen. Danforth To Enter Fray Over History Museum Danforth to lead fundraising effort for Joplin http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/danforth-lead-fundraising-effort-joplin <p>A former Republican Senator from Missouri is leading a new non-profit organization that will offer business loans to businesses who want to build or expand in Joplin.</p> Mon, 20 Jun 2011 21:17:19 +0000 KSMU 1463 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Danforth to lead fundraising effort for Joplin