In order to bring attention to the talks about bringing back earmarks- Senator Claire McCaskill joined Republican Senator Jeff Flake and had a pork dinner.
- Flake, McCaskill eat pork to protest congressional pork. (USA Today)
Senator McCaskill is in election mode and trying to show that she isn't part of the government elite- but just one of us- fighting for us 'folks in Missouri.
- Claire McCaskill's Vacation Home Is the Problem With America's Ruling Class. (Splinter News)
Democrats in Missouri are asking the Governor to sign an affidavit to say he didn't threaten and blackmail the lady he had an affair with.
At the request of Camden County Commissioners, the Missouri auditor is looking into the way the county does business.
- State to Audit Camden County at Commission's Request. (Ozark Missouri)
CBS announced they are going to be bringing back the television show Murphy Brown.
Wheels to Work:
The City of Springfield has rebranded the "Wheels to Work" program and it is now called "Change One Thousand."