Jefferson City, MO – The political battle over who will be Missouri's next Attorney General is getting uglier.
The latest television ad from Democrat Chris Koster claims that Republican nominee Michael Gibbons supported the release of a prisoner convicted of murdering a 19-year-old woman that's referred to in the ad as a, quote, "young girl."
Gibbons is demanding that the commercial be pulled.
St. Louis – Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin will drop the ceremonial first puck Friday night at the St. Louis Blues' game against the Los Angeles Kings. While in St. Louis, Palin is also scheduled to give a deposition to Alaska's personnel board.
The panel is investigating allegations the governor unfairly fired the state's public safety director.
Before coming to St. Louis, Palin will headline a rally Friday morning in Springfield, Mo.
St. Louis, MO – St. Louis City elections officials have spent $8,000 to send a sample ballot to all 223,000 registered voters in the city.
It's the first time the city will mail out a sample ballot. In the past, voters have received a postcard that told them where to go. The new mailing also reminds voters about the state's identification law and the ban on political accessories like buttons or T-shirts that oppose or support an issue or candidate in the polling place.