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9:44 pm
Tue September 24, 2013

Hanaway May Run For Missouri Governor In 2016

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Originally published on Wed September 25, 2013 9:40 am

Former Missouri House Speaker Catherine Hanaway says she's considering running for Governor in 2016.

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6:25 pm
Fri August 16, 2013

Newscast for August 16, 2013

Regional news from the KBIA Newsroom, including:

  • Race for Mo. House speaker heats up
  • Mo. State Fair attendance appears unaffected by rodeo clown incident
  • Sierra Club, KCP&L spar over 2007 agreement
4:18 pm
Mon June 17, 2013

State Reps. Jones, Diehl to vie for House Speaker role in November

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A leadership competition is brewing within the Republican caucus that has controlled the Missouri House for the past decade.

Caleb Jones, of California, Mo., said Monday he is running for House speaker. That top leadership post also is being sought by current House Majority Leader John Diehl, of St. Louis County.

Republicans now hold a veto-proof majority in the House. Current House Speaker Tim Jones is barred by term limits from seeking re-election in November 2014 to the House.

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5:27 pm
Wed September 12, 2012

Missouri House picks Jones as new speaker

Representative Tim Jones

Missouri House members have chosen Republican Tim Jones of St. Louis County as their speaker for the next few months.

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6:13 pm
Tue August 14, 2012

Schoeller discusses Speaker succession

Steven Tilley’s resignation Monday from the Missouri House Speaker’s post has left Speaker Pro Tem Shane Schoeller in charge of the chamber.  But he doesn’t anticipate holding onto the job for long.

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