missouri democrats http://kbia.org en Sanders to remain Mo. Democratic Party leader http://kbia.org/post/sanders-remain-mo-democratic-party-leader <p>Missouri Democrats have re-elected Jackson County Executive Mike Sanders as chairman of the state party.</p><p>Sanders initially became party chairman in November 2011. The state party said Monday he was re-elected during a leadership vote Saturday.</p><p>Democrats also elected St. Louis Comptroller Darlene Green as vice chairwoman and Kansas City School Board chairman Airick West as party treasurer.</p> Mon, 28 Jan 2013 22:09:01 +0000 Associated Press 27944 at http://kbia.org McCaskill to skip Democratic National Convention http://kbia.org/post/mccaskill-skip-democratic-national-convention <p>Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill, one of the most vulnerable Democrats up for re-election in 2012, says she will skip the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C. Tue, 26 Jun 2012 21:40:36 +0000 Associated Press 16553 at http://kbia.org McCaskill to skip Democratic National Convention McCaskill weighs in on Obama's immigration policy http://kbia.org/post/mccaskill-weighs-obamas-immigration-policy <p>US Senator Claire McCaskill visited Cape Girardeau Saturday morning for the opening of the Democratic Party &nbsp;campaign headquarters.</p><p> Mon, 18 Jun 2012 21:54:03 +0000 Janet Saidi 16084 at http://kbia.org McCaskill weighs in on Obama's immigration policy Ex-Missouri governor pleads guilty to federal indictment http://kbia.org/post/ex-missouri-governor-pleads-guilty-federal-indictment <p>Former Missouri Governor Roger Wilson has pleaded guilty to a federal charge related to an illegal political donation made after he left office.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 12 Apr 2012 22:48:55 +0000 Associated Press 12321 at http://kbia.org Ex-Missouri governor pleads guilty to federal indictment Democrats block weak workplace discrimination bill in the State Senate http://kbia.org/post/democrats-block-weak-workplace-discrimination-bill-state-senate <p>A group of Democratic State Senators is blocking a bill that would redefine Missouri&rsquo;s workplace discrimination standards. &nbsp;They believe the bill will undo nearly a half-century of civil rights progress.</p><p> Thu, 26 Jan 2012 17:01:59 +0000 Marshall Griffin 7744 at http://kbia.org Democrats block weak workplace discrimination bill in the State Senate Future uncertain for Board of Curators nominee http://kbia.org/post/future-uncertain-board-curators-nominee <p>The nomination of a Columbia attorney to the University of Missouri Board of Curators remains uncertain as state lawmakers continue to question his gubernatorial appointment.</p><p> Mon, 23 Jan 2012 19:19:44 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 7509 at http://kbia.org Future uncertain for Board of Curators nominee