Monthly Archive: October 2014

Oct 31

Election 2014: Perspective From Both Missouri’s Right and Left

by Mike Ferguson (St. Charles, MO) – Tuesday is the big day. Are you informed and ready to vote? This year presents Missouri with a unique election cycle. While there is a statewide office up for election, Republican Auditor Tom Schweich faces no Democratic opponent and will, in all probability, be elected since he faces …

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Oct 24

Election Preview: Amendment 6

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by Mike Ferguson (St. Charles, MO) – Should Election Day become for of an election period of time? Instead of requiring voters to cast their ballots on the first Tuesday after the first Monday of November, we could see a change in Missouri that would allow us to cast that same ballot on a day …

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Oct 17

Election Preview: Missouri’s Amendment 10

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Note: as we get closer to the November 4th General Election, we will be addressing some of the proposals voters will decide at the polls over the next few weeks. this week’s show is the first in a series of three programs focused on election issues. by Mike Ferguson (St. Charles, MO) – Election Day …

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Oct 10

Government’s Role In Missourians’ Health

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by Mike Ferguson (St. Charles, MO) – It’s the premise of many political debates in Missouri right now: the question of what role, if any, should government have in our lives. When it comes to health, that question ripples through discussions at the local, state and national level. Despite resistance from lawmakers and a setback …

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Oct 04

New Ideas In Education For Missouri

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AT&T Missouri John Sondag explains why technology companies are worried about both the present and future workforce. He says the traditional college/university system is not adapting to the needs of the economy and, specifically, technology-based industries. As a result, numerous tech companies have cooperatively launched “nanodegree” programs that allow people to train for entry-level technical …

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