clint zweifel http://kbia.org en Zweifel launches website to track down owners of military medals http://kbia.org/post/zweifel-launches-website-track-down-owners-military-medals <p>Missouri state treasurer Clint Zweifel hopes some online assistance will help his office track down the rightful owners or family heirs of more than 120 abandoned military medals.</p><p>Zweifel promoted a new state law today that allows him to publicly share the names, last known addresses and other identifying information of possible medal owners. The unclaimed property includes three Purple Heart medals. The Purple Heart is one of the highest military honors.</p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 21:26:28 +0000 Associated Press 39585 at http://kbia.org Zweifel launches website to track down owners of military medals Zweifel warns of missing property scam http://kbia.org/post/zweifel-warns-missing-property-scam <p>Missouri Treasurer Clint Zweifel is warning of a scam email about unclaimed property.</p><p>The state treasurer says the email claims recipients are owed millions of dollars through the National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators. The email states an audit found the property. It seeks the recipient's name, email address and phone number.</p><p>Zweifel says his office does not charge to return unclaimed property and that anyone with questions about the legitimacy of an email should contact his office. He urged Missourians to forward suspicious emails to his office.</p> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 12:15:07 +0000 Associated Press 37887 at http://kbia.org Zweifel warns of missing property scam Mo. Treasurer Zweifel declines run for governor http://kbia.org/post/mo-treasurer-zweifel-declines-run-governor <p>Missouri Treasurer Clint Zweifel is ruling out a run for governor in 2016.</p><p>Zweifel, a Democrat, is prohibited by term limits from seeking a third term as treasurer. He had been mentioned along with Democratic Attorney General Chris Koster as a potential successor to Democratic Governor Jay Nixon.</p><p>But Zweifel campaign manager Mike Pridmore said Monday that Zweifel will not run for governor in 2016. He cited Zweifel's desire to spend time with his teenage daughters as the primary reason to forgo a gubernatorial campaign.</p> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 13:36:26 +0000 Associated Press 31710 at http://kbia.org Mo. Treasurer Zweifel declines run for governor Missouri politicians pressure Congress to "Fix the Debt" http://kbia.org/post/missouri-politicians-pressure-congress-fix-debt <p>A new bipartisan group of Missouri leaders is trying to put pressure on Congress to address the national debt – and says tens of thousands of Missouri jobs are at stake.&nbsp; The Missouri “Fix the Debt” campaign held its first event in Jefferson City Monday. The group is urging action before the so-called fiscal cliff takes effect. Mon, 19 Nov 2012 23:48:56 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 24769 at http://kbia.org Missouri politicians pressure Congress to "Fix the Debt" Cole McNary takes on Missouri's "big government" http://kbia.org/post/cole-mcnary-takes-missouris-big-government <p></p><p>KBIA’s Kristofor Husted interviews Missouri state Rep. Cole McNary, who is challenging Democratic incumbent, Clint Zweifel, for the state treasurer office in the November 6 election.</p><p> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 18:43:27 +0000 23587 at http://kbia.org Cole McNary takes on Missouri's "big government" KBIA sits down Missouri Democratic State Treasurer Clint Zweifel [video] http://kbia.org/post/kbia-sits-down-missouri-democratic-state-treasurer-clint-zweifel-video <p>KBIA’s Ryan Famuliner interviews Missouri Treasurer Clint Zweifel, a Democrat running for reelection this year.&nbsp; He is being challenged by Republican Cole McNary in the November 6 election.</p><p> Fri, 19 Oct 2012 17:07:29 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 23037 at http://kbia.org KBIA sits down Missouri Democratic State Treasurer Clint Zweifel [video] Mo. offers faster loans for farmers in drought http://kbia.org/post/mo-offers-faster-loans-farmers-drought <p>Farmers suffering from this summer&#39;s dry, hot weather could get some help through the state treasurer&#39;s office.</p><p>Treasurer Clint Zweifel says he is offering emergency 24-hour approvals of low-interest loans through the Missouri Linked Deposit Program because of the drought conditions.</p><p>Under the program, the state deposits money at low rates in banks, which in turn can supply low-interest loans to farmers or businesses. Zweifel says it normally takes about 10 days to approve a deposit for a loan, but that can be speeded up in emergencies.</p> Wed, 18 Jul 2012 14:08:20 +0000 Associated Press 17759 at http://kbia.org Mo. offers faster loans for farmers in drought Missouri treasurer announces financial assistance for farmers http://kbia.org/post/missouri-treasurer-announces-financial-assistance-farmers <p>Missouri State Treasurer Clint Zweifel has announced a new financial assistance package for beginning farmers trying to make their way in an expensive industry. Fri, 27 Jan 2012 14:09:59 +0000 Jessica Naudziunas 7826 at http://kbia.org Missouri treasurer announces financial assistance for farmers