rodeo clown http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Politically Speaking: St. Louis Treasurer Jones On Parking Meters, Veto Session And The Rodeo Clown http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/politically-speaking-st-louis-treasurer-jones-parking-meters-veto-session-and-rodeo-clown <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Every week, St. Louis Public Radio’s Chris McDaniel joins the St. Louis Beacon’s Jo Mannies and Jason Rosenbaum to talk about the week’s politics.</p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 14:54:21 +0000 Chris McDaniel 29665 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Politically Speaking: St. Louis Treasurer Jones On Parking Meters, Veto Session And The Rodeo Clown Missouri Rodeo Apologizes For Incident Involving Clown In Obama Mask http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/missouri-rodeo-apologizes-incident-involving-clown-obama-mask <p><em>Updated at 5:31 p.m. with additional comments from Al Watkins, attorney for Mo. Rodeo Cowboy Assoc. Pres. Mark Ficken.</em></p><p><em>Updated at 3:20 p.m. with comments from Gov. Jay Nixon. Jacob McCleland contributed reporting from Cape Girardeau.</em></p><p><em>Updated at 2:50 p.m. with actions taken against the rodeo clown.</em></p><p>The Missouri State Fair has permanently banned a rodeo clown whose imitation of President Barack Obama has been widely criticized as disrespectful.</p> Mon, 12 Aug 2013 14:32:40 +0000 The Associated Press, Rachel Lippmann, Marshall Griffin & KRCU 29016 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Missouri Rodeo Apologizes For Incident Involving Clown In Obama Mask