Scott Walker http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Spence Rallies Jeff City Supporters Without Walker http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/spence-rallies-jeff-city-supporters-without-walker <P><STRONG><EM>Updated 10/23/2012, 11:12 a.m.,&nbsp;to include response from the Mo. Democratic Party.</EM></STRONG></P> <P>The Republican challenger trying to unseat <A href="http://jaynixon.com/">Democratic Governor Jay Nixon</A> took his campaign to Missouri’s capital city Monday.</P> <P><A href="http://www.spenceforgovernor.com/">Dave Spence</A> went forward with his campaign stop despite losing his big-name keynote speaker:&nbsp; <A href="http://www.wisgov.state.wi.us/Home">Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker</A> (R)&nbsp;was supposed to introduce Spence in Jefferson City and headline fundraisers in St. Louis and Kansas City, but canceled following a deadly shooting in the Milwaukee area.&nbsp; Spence agreed with Walker’s decision and carried on without him.</P> <P>“He absolutely did the right thing," Spence told the crowd of around 150.&nbsp; "He put people before politics.” Tue, 23 Oct 2012 01:11:19 +0000 Marshall Griffin 5679 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Spence Rallies Jeff City Supporters Without Walker Morning headlines: Wednesday, April 18, 2012 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-wednesday-april-18-2012 <p><strong>MoDOT resurrects controversial I-55 ramp proposal</strong></p><p>The Missouri Department of Transportation is again pushing a proposal to build two-lane ramps to ease the congestion at Interstate 55 and the Poplar Street Bridge.</p> Wed, 18 Apr 2012 14:33:51 +0000 The Associated Press, Illinois Public Radio & Rachel Lippmann 3515 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Wednesday, April 18, 2012