Matt Blunt http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Politically Speaking: James Harris Optimistic About Missouri GOP's Fortunes http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/politically-speaking-james-harris-optimistic-about-missouri-gops-fortunes <p>St. Louis Public Radio reporters Jason Rosenbaum and Jo Mannies continue their mini-series on Missouri’s top behind-the-scenes players. For this week’s show, Rosenbaum&nbsp;and Mannies welcomed Republican political consultant James Harris to the show.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Note: You can&nbsp;</span><a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/politically-speaking/id775890522" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">subscribe to us on iTunes</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;now.</span></p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 18:12:47 +0000 Jason Rosenbaum & Jo Mannies 37639 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Politically Speaking: James Harris Optimistic About Missouri GOP's Fortunes Former Mo. gov forgives loan to current Lt. Gov. http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/former-mo-gov-forgives-loan-current-lt-gov <p>Former Missouri Gov. <a href="http://www.mattblunt.com/">Matt Blunt</a> has forgiven a loan he made to the man who wants the job he once held.</p> Thu, 30 Dec 2010 20:04:52 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 219 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Former Mo. gov forgives loan to current Lt. Gov. Mo. Governor Nixon confirms he'll run for re-election http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-governor-nixon-confirms-hell-run-re-election <p><strong>UPDATED 5:51 p.m. Dec. 16, 2010:</strong></p><p>Looks like <a href="http://governor.mo.gov/">Governor Nixon</a> is comfortable in the top spot in Jefferson City - he's confirmed that he'll seek re-election in 2012.</p><p>Though Nixon confirmed his intentions with a "Yea" to the Associated Press today, his campaign says he's already raised about $1 million since the Nov. 2 elections, and Nixon said he's "committed" to running, he could still follow the precedent of former Republican Gov. <a href="http://www.mattblunt.com/2008site/about/">Matt Blunt</a>.</p><p> Thu, 16 Dec 2010 23:51:00 +0000 Marshall Griffin, Kelsey Proud & The Associated Press 135 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. Governor Nixon confirms he'll run for re-election