caucus http://kbia.org en Bill would move presidential primary to March of 2016 http://kbia.org/post/bill-would-move-presidential-primary-march-2016 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>A Missouri House panel endorsed legislation today that would move the state's presidential primary from February to March of 2016.</p><p>Sponsoring member Tony Dugger says keeping the earlier date could cause Missouri to lose delegates at the 2016 national party conventions.</p><p>He says moving the date to March would avoid a repeat of 2012, when the state held a non-binding presidential primary. Faced with losing delegates, state Republican officials later decided to select convention representatives with a caucus system that year.</p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 22:55:23 +0000 The Associated Press 48732 at http://kbia.org Bill would move presidential primary to March of 2016 Talking Politics for March 20, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/talking-politics-march-20-2012 <p>This week on Talking Politics: a MU political science professor explains to us Missouri&#39;s convoluted GOP caucus system.</p> Tue, 20 Mar 2012 18:52:13 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 10894 at http://kbia.org Talking Politics for March 20, 2012 Newscast for March 19, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-march-19-2012-0 <p>&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding-top: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px; border-style: initial; border-color: initial; border-image: initial; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px; ">This is regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p> Mon, 19 Mar 2012 23:09:47 +0000 Zheng Hwuang Chia 10851 at http://kbia.org Newscast for March 19, 2012 St. Charles Co. Caucus Is Likely to be Rescheduled http://kbia.org/post/st-charles-co-caucus-likely-be-rescheduled <p><span style="font-size: 11px; ">The Republican caucus in St. Charles County is likely to be rescheduled after a weekend fracas forced the caucus to be shut down.</span></p><p> Mon, 19 Mar 2012 21:49:53 +0000 Associated Press 10844 at http://kbia.org Newscast for March 19, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-march-19-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA&nbsp;newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>A former UM system president may have expressed his desire to keep Missouri in the Big 12.</li><li>Missouri&#39;s weekend GOP caucuses marred by infighting.</li><li>An injured bald eagle rescued from Lake of the Ozarks golf resort. Mon, 19 Mar 2012 13:41:59 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 10797 at http://kbia.org Newscast for March 19, 2012