Must Read- Oct. 2, 2013: McCaskill on Shutdown, Kinder Exploritory Committee
Missouri Lieutenant Governor Peter Kinder Image by State of Missouri
We are learning the damage impact of Snowdens intelligence leak is not as bad as once first thought.
- Al Qaeda plot leak has underminded US intelligence. (New York Times)
The government is still shutdown and McCaskill has taken it upon herself to stop using facebook.
- Senator McCaskill will shutdown her office and facebook page during the government shutdown. (Facebook)
- In government shutdown, McCaskill, Blunt have different definitions of "essential" staff. (PoliticMo)
Steve Helms announced he will be running for Jim Viebrock's Greene County presiding commissioner seat in 2014.
Hillary Clinton Movie:
CNN and NBC have announced they will no longer do Hillary Clinton documentaries due to resistance in helping the director make the movie.
- CNN, NBC cancels Hillary Clinton film project. (USA Today)
- NBC, CNN scrap Hillary Clinton programs. (Fox News)
Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder has announced he is forming an exploratory committee to possibly run against Republican Congressman Jason Smith
- Kinder forms exploratory committee for possible 8th district run. (Southeast Missourian)
- Kinder files exploratory committee, mulling Smith primary challenge. (PoliticMo)
Missouri Club for Growth has pinpointed 15 Republicans that they call the Flimsy 15. They are actively recruiting people to run against these Republicans in the primary.