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Large crowds at KC Liberty Memorial & WWI Museum
May 25, 2015
Nixon Commuter Pot Con’s Life Senetnce
May 22, 2015
Missouri Senate & UCM Investigating Early Departure of Intern from KC St. Senator’s Office
May 21, 2015
The Joplin Globe is reporting the Missouri Senate and the University of Central Missouri. has been investigating why interns abruptly left the office of Kansas City State Senator Paul LeVota. into the use of interns in
The Globe report says " In April, the university in Warrensburg reached out to and was joined by the Missouri Senate to assist in its Title IX investigation to probe any potential wrongdoing by the young woman’s superiors in Jefferson City that might have prompted her to want to leave her post."
LaVota released a statement saying he was not aware of a problem with the two interns. One is a female. the other is a male.
LaVota says his office was told they were sing called back to school to work on other projects.
Part of LaVota’s statement released today that reads, " I was never informed by the university, or by either intern, of any issues they experienced other than that,".
The University of Central Missouri said it would not have much to say about the report.
"UCM does not respond to questions about campus investigations. Federal law protects the privacy of our students," according to a statement.
The final week of the just- finished Missouri Legislature was rocked by the sudden resignation of House Speaker John Diehl who took responsibility for his role in a sexting scandal with a female college intern.
Clinton to Campaign in Missouri in June
May 19, 2015
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will campaign in Missouri June 23, according to a spokesman.
It will be her first campaign in Missouri since officially announcing her drive for the White House earlier this year. Clinton stopped in Kansas and St Louis last year to promote her new book. No details have been released as to where Clinton will be in the state.
Her campaign says, “these will be the first of many conversations with…Missourians about making sure the economy works for everyone,”
Clinton also announced campaign stops in Texas and Florida in the coming weeks.
The Republican National Committee fired back at the announcement.
“Instead of answering serious questions about shady foreign donations and her secret email server, Hillary Clinton continues to opt for closed door fundraisers and staged campaign events,” said Fred Brown, RNC spokesman