Jim Higgins http://news.stlpublicradio.org en A Conversation With Mo. Gubernatorial Candidate Jim Higgins http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/conversation-mo-gubernatorial-candidate-jim-higgins <p>Host Don Marsh talks with <a href="http://www.lpmo4gov.com/">Jim Higgins</a>, a computer systems analyst from Creve Coeur.&nbsp; Higgins is the Libertarian candidate for Missouri Governor.&nbsp; He faces incumbent Democratic Governor Jay Nixon and Republican Dave Spence.</p><p><em>Programming Note: Republican Dave Spence will be a guest on “St. Louis on the Air” on Monday, October 29. Governor Jay Nixon has not yet confirmed a date.</em></p> Thu, 18 Oct 2012 20:18:25 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 5529 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org A Conversation With Mo. Gubernatorial Candidate Jim Higgins At debate, Spence makes serious allegations about Nixon's funding http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/debate-spence-makes-serious-allegations-about-nixons-funding <p>In Missouri’s first gubernatorial debate this election season, Republican Dave Spence went on the attack against Democratic Governor Jay Nixon. They were also joined by Libertarian candidate Jim Higgins.</p><p>St. Louis businessman Dave Spence made serious allegations that the Governor is in the pocket of labor unions and attorneys.</p><p>“Labor unions: 2.3 million. Personal injury attorneys: 2.4," Spence said, rattling off campaign donations for Nixon. "You wanna know who's dictating policy and suffocating our state? There you have it."</p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 22:17:32 +0000 Chris McDaniel 4673 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org At debate, Spence makes serious allegations about Nixon's funding