Monthly Archive: April 2015

Apr 26

A Missouri Tragedy: Learning from Tom Schweich’s Death

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by Mike Ferguson (St. Charles, MO) – It’s a tragedy that still has Missourians – especially those who knew him – in disbelief: the apparent suicide of State Auditor Tom Schweich. The investigation into his death concludes that Schweich took his own life after a long history of dealing with both mental and physical challenges. …

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Apr 19

Decision 2016. Meet The Candidates: Bradshaw and Asbury

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by Mike Ferguson (St. Charles, MO) – This week, we begin our series of interviews with those who want your vote for statewide office in 2016. Dr. Brad Bradshaw is a medical doctor and an attorney with multiple offices around the state. He’s also a Democrat running for Lt. Governor. He addresses some of the …

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Apr 12

Sex Trafficking In Missouri: Fighting Back

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by Mike Ferguson (St. Charles, MO) – We may not want to believe it but Missouri is among the top states in the US when it comes to human trafficking. Thousands of forced labor and sex trafficking victims pass through our state each week. Some are being taken somewhere else and some are being brought …

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Apr 05

Cuba And Missouri: How Would Ending The Embargo Impact The Show Me State?

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by Mike Ferguson (St. Charles, MO) – Is a half century long enough? Would a change to US foreign policy improve business options for farmers in the Show Me State? The debate happening throughout the country could have a major impact on Missouri. It’s been over 50 years since the embargo against Cuba began and …

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