missouri democrats

4:09 pm
Mon January 28, 2013

Sanders to remain Mo. Democratic Party leader

Missouri Democrats have re-elected Jackson County Executive Mike Sanders as chairman of the state party.

Sanders initially became party chairman in November 2011. The state party said Monday he was re-elected during a leadership vote Saturday.

Democrats also elected St. Louis Comptroller Darlene Green as vice chairwoman and Kansas City School Board chairman Airick West as party treasurer.

4:40 pm
Tue June 26, 2012

McCaskill to skip Democratic National Convention

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.

Read more
4:54 pm
Mon June 18, 2012

McCaskill weighs in on Obama's immigration policy

Senator Claire McCaskill

US Senator Claire McCaskill visited Cape Girardeau Saturday morning for the opening of the Democratic Party  campaign headquarters.

Read more
5:48 pm
Thu April 12, 2012

Ex-Missouri governor pleads guilty to federal indictment

Former Missouri Governor Roger Wilson has pleaded guilty to a federal charge related to an illegal political donation made after he left office. 

Read more
11:01 am
Thu January 26, 2012

Democrats block weak workplace discrimination bill in the State Senate

A group of Democratic State Senators is blocking a bill that would redefine Missouri’s workplace discrimination standards.  They believe the bill will undo nearly a half-century of civil rights progress.

Read more
1:19 pm
Mon January 23, 2012

Future uncertain for Board of Curators nominee

Craig van Matre
University of Missouri System Flickr

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.

Read more