Cole McNary http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Political Heavyweights Cunningham, McNary Clash In Race For... Monarch Fire Board? http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/political-heavyweights-cunningham-mcnary-clash-race-monarch-fire-board <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On Tuesday, two political heavyweights will go head to head after a hard-fought campaign in which tens of thousands of dollars have been spent. The office they’re attacking each other over? A seat on the Monarch Fire Protection District Board in West St. Louis County.</span></p> Sun, 31 Mar 2013 09:30:00 +0000 Chris McDaniel 24967 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Political Heavyweights Cunningham, McNary Clash In Race For... Monarch Fire Board? McNary Criticizes Zweifel's Handling Of Pensions http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mcnary-criticizes-zweifels-handling-pensions <p>State Representative Cole McNary criticized the State Treasurer's handling of Missouri's pensions Tuesday. McNary is the Republican candidate for the office that is currently held by Democrat Clint Zweifel.</p><p>McNary outlined problems he sees with the Missouri State Employees Retirement System: He says there are underfunded pensions, naively optimistic forecasts for returns and a debt that will be a burden on taxpayers.</p><p> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 22:35:11 +0000 Chris McDaniel 4700 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org McNary Criticizes Zweifel's Handling Of Pensions Rep. McNary from Chesterfield to run for Mo. treasurer's office http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/rep-mcnary-chesterfield-run-mo-treasurers-office <p>A state House member from Chesterfield is the first Republican to officially enter the Missouri treasurer&#39;s race.</p><p>Rep. Cole McNary said Thursday that he will seek to challenge Democratic Treasurer Clint Zweifel in the 2012 elections.</p><p>McNary cast himself as a fiscal conservative while announcing his candidacy. But he told The Associated Press that he has no particular complaints over the way Zweifel has run the office.</p><p>Zweifel had more than $720,000 in his campaign account at the end of September. McNary had a little over $28,000.</p> Thu, 01 Dec 2011 21:10:11 +0000 The Associated Press 2588 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Rep. McNary from Chesterfield to run for Mo. treasurer's office