Archive | August, 2009

Sen. Jeff Smith’s Resignation Letter

State Senator Jeff Smith today resigned his post after pleading guilty to two felony counts of obstruction of justice. This is his statement to his constituents: Today, with great sadness and regret, I am resigning from the Missouri Senate. During my 2004 Congressional race, I became aware of an independent effort to produce two mailers [...]

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O’Fallon Park Concert Series a Hit!

For the second week in a row, hundreds of people have filled O’Fallon Park on a Wednesday evening to listen to the sounds of live jazz music and enjoy one of the largest and most beautiful parks in St. Louis. “This event is about families reclaiming this wonderful park,” said Alderman Antonio French, who organized [...]

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WTF?! Machine guns at Obama event?

The Arizona Republic reports “a man, who decided not to give his name, was walking around the pro-health care reform rally at 3rd and Washington streets, with a pistol on his hip, and an AR-15 (a semi-automatic assault rifle) on a strap over his shoulder.” “Because I can do it,” he said when asked why [...]

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