Missouri Democratic Party Chairman Roy Temple issued the following statement on the passing of Congressman Ike Skelton
“He was a Missourian, a statesman and a champion of a strong and sensible national defense. And above all, he was a gentleman. His love of and faith in America was unshakable and his support for the U.S. military was second to none. This is a loss for Missouri and the nation. We extend our sincerest sympathy to his family.”
Chairman Roy Temple: "If our Republican House members feel so strongly that this is some kind of special treatment, then they should volu
After his selection, newly-elected Chair Roy Temple released the following statement:
“It is an honor to be elected Chair of the Missouri Democratic Party. I congratulate Mike Sanders on his enormously successful tenure as chair and look forward to working with Missourians from across our state to build on his accomplishments.” said Missouri Democratic Chairman Roy Temple.
Missouri Democratic Party Chairman Mike Sanders issued the following statement Sunday:
Missouri Democrats Deliver ‚ÄúCheck‚ÄĚ Highlighting Congresswoman Hartzler‚Äôs Me-First Approach to Taxpayer Dollars
Missouri Democrats Deliver "Check"; Highlighting Congresswoman Hartzler's Me-First Approach to Taxpayer Dollars
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler has taken hundreds of thousands of tax dollars in agricultural subsidies tied to the Farm Bill -- but in a staggering display of hypocrisy, that didn't stop Congresswoman Hartzler from voting to slash the nutrition assistance subsidies in the same bill to the one in six Missourians who need help putting food on the table.
In reaction to the veto of Senate Bill 29 by Governor Nixon, Missouri Democratic Party Chair Mike Sanders released the following statement:
Missouri Democratic Party calls on House Speaker to explain his vote for a $420 million sales tax hike
Jefferson City, Mo. -- As House Speaker Tim Jones (R-Eureka) embarks on a statewide tour this week, the Missouri Democratic Party is calling on him to explain an aspect of his record that he will probably leave out of his self-promotional materials: his vote for a $420 million sales tax increase without a vote of the people.
Darlene Green Re-elected Vice-Chair, Airick West Re-elected Treasurer
Jefferson City, Mo. — Following a successful campaign cycle where Democrats won five of six statewide races, the Missouri Democratic Party State Committee unanimously re-elected Jackson County Executive Mike Sanders as Chairman. The committee, which voted this past Saturday (Jan. 26), also re-elected St. Louis City Comptroller Darlene Green to Vice-Chair and Airick West to Treasurer.