endorsement http://kbia.org en Full tilt: Political endorsements stream once again to Akin http://kbia.org/post/full-tilt-political-endorsements-stream-once-again-akin <p>Political endorsements and the promise of PAC dollars have come streaming back to Rep. Todd Akin, who’s challenging incumbent Senator Clair McCaskill for the U.S. Senate seat in Missouri.</p><p>Republican leaders stampeded away from Akin this summer after he said that so-called “legitimate rape” rarely caused pregnancy. They demanded he step aside. Now that the deadline for Akin doing that has passed, the tide has changed.</p><p>All of the sudden, this race has gone full tilt.</p> Thu, 27 Sep 2012 17:14:53 +0000 KCUR-FM: Frank Morris 21886 at http://kbia.org Full tilt: Political endorsements stream once again to Akin Mo. Farm Bureau reconsidering Akin endorsement http://kbia.org/post/mo-farm-bureau-reconsidering-akin-endorsement <P><A href="http://www.mofb.org/">Missouri Farm Bureau</A>&#160;members are&#160;reconsidering&#160;their endorsement of Republican <A href="http://www.akin.org/">Todd Akin</A> for U.S. Fri, 31 Aug 2012 16:48:46 +0000 Marshall Griffin 20374 at http://kbia.org Mo. Farm Bureau reconsidering Akin endorsement Newscast for August 10, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-august-10-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Missouri Farm Bureau endorses Akin and Spence</li><li>Gov. Nixon appoints Charlie Shields to the State Board of Education</li><li>New environmental concerns over an area north of St. Louis County</li></ul> Fri, 10 Aug 2012 23:20:07 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 19189 at http://kbia.org Missouri Farm Bureau endorses Akin http://kbia.org/post/missouri-farm-bureau-endorses-akin <p>Missouri&rsquo;s two main US Senate hopefuls made pitches Friday to members of the Missouri Farm Bureau in Jefferson City.&nbsp; Fri, 10 Aug 2012 23:09:22 +0000 Marshall Griffin 19187 at http://kbia.org Missouri Farm Bureau endorses Akin GOP candidate Dave Spence receives nod from Missouri Farm Bureau http://kbia.org/post/gop-candidate-dave-spence-receives-nod-missouri-farm-bureau <p>Democratic Missouri Governor Jay Nixon and his Republican challenger Dave Spence spent Friday persuading members of the Missouri Farm Bureau to give them their endorsement.&nbsp; Nixon told them that he has sought relief for drought-plagued farmers, hawked Missouri farm products around the world, and stood up to his own party&rsquo;s president over how much work kids can do on family farms.<br /> Fri, 10 Aug 2012 22:18:43 +0000 Marshall Griffin 19184 at http://kbia.org GOP candidate Dave Spence receives nod from Missouri Farm Bureau Corn growers endorse Nixon for governor http://kbia.org/post/corn-growers-endorse-nixon-governor <p>The Missouri Corn Growers Association has endorsed Gov. Jay Nixon&#39;s re-election campaign. Wed, 25 Jul 2012 22:48:21 +0000 Associated Press 18200 at http://kbia.org Corn growers endorse Nixon for governor