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Kander Defends VA Secretary For Comparing Wait Times To Disneyland

Yesterday’s inflammatory comments from Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald about how wait times at VA hospitals drew rebuke across the board, and for good reason: Veterans Affairs Secretary Bob McDonald downplayed Monday the time it takes for veterans to receive medical treatment by comparing the “experience” of waiting for health care to Disneyland guests waiting […]


Governor Nixon Not A Fan Of Common Sense Tax Breaks

For some reason Governor Nixon has not been receptive of the tax breaks passed by the Republican-led Legislature in Missouri. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported that the tax breaks seek to aid members of the military, the disabled community, farmers affected by disaster, and businesses looking to move to Missouri. Instead of giving a much-needed […]

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Chris Koster: He’s Not On Our Team

As Democrats gather at Arrowhead Stadium tonight, Missouri Rising wants to take this opportunity to bring up how editorial boards from across the state have frequently pointed out that Chris Koster isn’t playing for the home team. As a well-known political opportunist who only cares about advancing his career and achieving his personal goals, Koster isn’t […]


LCV Endorsement Of Kander Is Bad News For Missouri

The League of Conservation Voters’ endorsement of Jason Kander may help him line his pockets with money from the radical Environmentalist Left, but it only spells disaster for the people of Missouri. By bankrolling his campaign, Kander will be beholden to these special interest groups who propose ideas that would crush Missouri’s economy and are […]


Koster Dinged On Union Measure

This week, the Missouri business community took to the airwaves, to voice their disapproval of Chris Koster’s stance on a union paycheck withholding measure. The 30-second television spot takes aim at Koster asking, “Were you forced to join a union just to get a job? Are you tired of paying union dues to help elect […]


Koster Vs. Koster

Today, MissouriToday, Missouri Rising launchd a new video focused on highlighting how Attorney General Chris Koster’s campaign rhetoric does not match his actual record in office. We’re be promoting this video on Twitter and Facebook, targeting the Missouri State University campus which is hosting tonight’s GOP gubernatorial debate so that all who take interest in tonight’s debate will […]


Missouri House Advances Bill Promoting 2nd Amendment Freedoms

Yesterday, The Missouri House initially approved a bill easing the restrictions on Missourian’s constitutional right to carry guns. The Associated Press reported that the Missouri House advanced a bill to ease limits on conceal carry on Wednesday. The bill would allow law abiding citizens to conceal carry without a permit, anywhere that is currently legal to open […]

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Health Care Fail: UnitedHealth Group To Stop Offering Insurance In Missouri

After yesterday’s bombshell that the nation’s largest health insurer, United HealthGroup, would no longer offer insurance plans in all but a “handful,” of states, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported that UnitedHealth will not be offering individual health care plans or plans through the federal government’s exchange in Missouri . To shore up its bottom line, […]