Sam Brownback http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Governor Nixon Seeks Moratorium In Business 'Border War' With Kansas http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/governor-nixon-seeks-moratorium-business-border-war-kansas <div><p>Missouri&nbsp;Gov. Jay Nixon is calling for a moratorium with neighboring Kansas on efforts to lure companies across the border.</p><p>In a speech to the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce, Nixon said economic incentives should be used to attract new businesses to the area rather than simply relocating ones already there. Kansas&nbsp;Gov. Sam&nbsp;Brownback&nbsp;has suggested a similar pact, though no formal agreement has been reached.</p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 18:56:23 +0000 The Associated Press 31404 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Governor Nixon Seeks Moratorium In Business 'Border War' With Kansas Prominent Regional, National Conservatives Headed To CPAC St. Louis This Weekend http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/prominent-regional-national-conservatives-headed-cpac-st-louis-weekend <p>St. Charles will host numerous prominent conservatives on Saturday, as part of CPAC St. Louis.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">CPAC is an event for members of the GOP to rally and speak to their base -- and, of course, to posture for presidential and other political aspirations.</span></p><p>2012 Presidential hopefuls Rick Santorum and Rick Perry will be speaking, as will Kansas Governor Sam Brownback.</p><p>Speaking with <em>St. Louis on the Air</em> host Don Marsh,&nbsp;Brownback&nbsp;said a GOP candidate that speaks to true conservatives is more likely to win in 2016.</p> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 06:33:32 +0000 Chris McDaniel 30173 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Prominent Regional, National Conservatives Headed To CPAC St. Louis This Weekend