The fully-merged Politically Speaking crew welcomes Rep. Michael Butler, D-St. Louis, to the podcast.
The first-term lawmaker made the transition this year from being a legislative staffer to representing portions of north, central and south St. Louis. In addition to discussing life in the legislature, Butler talked about Gov. Jay Nixon’s latest push for ethics reform, the recent special session to woo Boeing, controversy around state Education Commissioner Chris Nicastro and his desire to bring state funds for crime prevention.
On the show, Butler said:
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