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Voters Deserve a Chance to Move Missouri Forward

Below is a press release from Let Voters Decide, our campaign to create real job growth for Missouri. The process towards the Missouri ballot is long and hard, but there’s never been a more important time for voters to consider a better way for economic growth. Since the Show-Me State is currently 48th in the nation, the plan that we are on simply isn’t working. When our state isn’t growing, it hurts everything that our state wants and needs to serve.

Is the Sport of Chess Older than Income Taxes?

By: Travis H. Brown, MBA While the City of Saint Louis will soon be 250 years old, the international sport of Chess dates back to at least 1500 years. That got several of our lobbyists and media experts wondering: is the professional idea of chess…

TN Political Action Committee (PAC) Proliferation

In recent years Tennessee has seen explosive growth in the number of PACs registered in the state, and in the dollar amounts of political contributions made to state politicians. A recent article from knoxnews.com (http://blogs.knoxnews.com/humphrey/2010/10/pac-proliferation.html) puts the number of new political action committees (PACs) at…

RP: Lobbyist uses Twitter to bring attention to campaign finance.

FROM:http://www.stltoday.com/blogzone/political-fix/political-fix/2009/04/lobbyist-uses-twitter-to-bring-attention-to-campaign-finance/ JEFFERSON CITY — St. Louis-based lobbyist Travis Brown is using the social networking software Twitter to help track over-sized campaign contributions. Brown, who Tweets at www.twitter.com/pelopidas, today kicked off a feature that ought to make The Turner Report quite happy: Brown will be Tweeting…