Archive for Jefferson County

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 @ 3:41PM

Right To Work – Punt, Pass, Kick

How does a Democratic Governor, with a veto proof legislature, generate more excuses, from Republican leadership, in one legislative session, than a third grader whose dog ate their homework? Easy. Be a Governor of a non-Right To Work state. It’s nice to know that self-preservation is alive and well in the Missouri General Assembly. While Missourians have been wishing, chanting, screaming for legislators to pass Right To Work legislation in their state, the Republican legislature has been dancing around how to avoid the issue for years. Always, the mantra has been to blame the Governor. But first, they blamed the…

Monday, October 8th, 2012 @ 9:30AM

Prop A Promotes Partisan Policy, Not Principles

Proponents of Prop A have been selling a tainted bill of goods to grassroots conservatives. Supposedly, ‘local control’ of the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department represents the purest of Jeffersonian principles, identified in this quote: It is by…

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012 @ 11:35AM

JeffCo: PSC Meeting Tonight In Arnold! AmerenUE Rate Hike!

As you may or may not know, AmerenUE is set to raise our electric rates by 14%!  The Public Service Commission is holding a public forum tonight, Wednesday 8/15, at 6:00pm in the Council Chambers at the Arnold City Hall. ER-2012-0166 Ameren Missouri — local public hearing 6:00 PM-9:00 PM (Woodruff — Arnold) City Hall [...]

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 @ 5:12PM

Hey, JeffCo: Where Were You for the Primary?

WHERE WERE YOU? In Jefferson County, there are 146,046 registered voters. Out of those, 30,178 people voted. That means just under 21% of those that could vote in the Jefferson County Primary on August 7th. 2012, voted. 21% voted and decided who will battle it out come November, whether from the Democrat, Republican, Libertarian or [...]

Friday, July 27th, 2012 @ 8:29PM

FYI JeffCo Election Info for the August Primary

Primary Election Information For Jefferson County:   Leader Publications, Jefferson County edition, published a Voter Guide:  Leader Publications:  Elections   PDF of the Jefferson County Sample Ballot for August, 2012, Primary: Jefferson County New Sample Ballot   To determine your Polling Place:  Missouri Voter Look-Up If you have a non-standard address such as rural route, [...]

Monday, July 9th, 2012 @ 4:26PM

PSA – Remember to Register to Vote! Deadline July 11th!

Pass it forward.  Deadline to vote in the Primary on August 7th is July 11th.    Jefferson County, Missouri Citizens: You will have to indicate to the Election Judges which political party ballot you wish to vote.  Your choices will be: Democrat (political party of Governor listed first) Republican Libertarian Constitution Non-Partisan (Issues Only) View [...]

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 @ 3:55PM

Happy Independence Day – This is America

To my Friends, Acquaintances, Freedom Fighters, and Patriot Rockers, To all the citizens of the United States of America – All who are proud of her, and would claim none other as their home (even if we disagree): Have a wonderful Independence Day. For Freedom, Peace, Justice and Liberty! YouTube:  This is America MP3: This [...]

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 @ 12:02AM

PSA Voter Registration Reminder!

REMINDER: The deadline to register for the August 7, 2012 primary is July 11! Are YOU registered to vote? Double check by going to this website: Are You Registered? If you are not registered, you can register on-line! 14% of Americans think they’re registered properly but they’re not…that amounts to approximately 33 million unregistered Americans. [...]

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Tuesday, June 12th, 2012 @ 5:39AM

Photos: Jefferson County Grassroots Campaign Kickoff

Thanks to Wes for sending in these shots from the grassroots kickoff in Jefferson County this past Saturday!

Friday, April 13th, 2012 @ 11:27AM

Music Benefit for Wounded Marine

What:  Music Benefit for Wounded Marine on April 21, 2012! Where: Jefferson Memorial VFW Post 3777, 900 VFW Drive, Festus, MO, 63028 Time: Live Auction:   4:00pm to 5:00pm Songwriter/Artist Show: 6:00pm to 10:00pm Sponsors: Radio Rocket 2 Guys Talking Auction Action Company, Auctioneer “Dean Whiteman”  

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