Who Paid Alderwoman Davis’s Ethics Fines, How Much, When?

3 months ago
St. Louis City 19th Ward Alderwoman Marlene Davis doesn’t like Missouri’s Ethics law, hasn’t for a long time. There’s somewhere around $8,230 in fines from 2018 to present that she should have paid MEC but not reflected in her campaign reports. I have made a Sunshine request to the Missouri Ethics Commission for records on […]
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3 months ago
Working on updates to the Airport Privatization and Workhouse News Feeds. The lack of decent interwebs and inability to sit in front of a puter (or anything else) for very long makes it hard. Thanks for your patience.
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What You Can Do This Week In St. Louis To Help Elect President Warren

7 months ago
Daily: Call Voters from Home or  St. Louis Warren Headquarters in Maplewood Daily: Canvass Voters Daily: Ask your Family, Friends, Neighbors if they need to Vote Absentee and help them get to Election Board to Vote if necessary. Tuesday: Hang out at Team Warren Debate Watch Party @ Three Kings Public House, Delmar Loop Tuesday-Wednesday: Ask your Family, Friends, […]
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Two BOA Close The Workhouse Meetings This Week

7 months 1 week ago
St. Louis City operates two jails: City Justice Center Downtown and Medium Security Institution (City Workhouse). Close the Workhouse is a campaign to shutter the facility with the greatest problems because two jails are no longer needed. As the data shows, there is tremendous excess capacity operating two jails. Maintenance of two jails is only […]
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Rescheduled, Now Wednesday Meeting on Freeholders

7 months 2 weeks ago
The St. Louis City-County Board of Freeholders was created by citizen petition drive via Missouri Constitution Article VI, Section 30, may examine local government and boundaries, and may place changes in local government or boundaries, large or small, on City and County ballots.  The Freeholders are a post-Better Together local government reform opportunity governed by […]
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What You Can Do To Help Elect Liz Warren This Weekend/Next Week

7 months 2 weeks ago
Daily: Call Voters from Home Daily: Call Voters from St. Louis Warren Headquarters in Maplewood Daily: Canvass Voters Daily: Ask your Family, Friends, Neighbors if they need to Vote Absentee and help them submit an Absentee Ballot Application/Vote Absentee. February 26th is the Deadline to Request Absentee Ballot by Mail. March 10 Special Saturday In […]
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Privatization News Feed Updated

7 months 2 weeks ago
The Privatization News Feed has been updated with 36 articles and commentaries on St. Louis Lambert Airport governance, Rex Sinquefield, and Privatization from newspapers, blogs, radio and television stations in the St. Louis area and across the country.
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Freeholders News Feed Updated

7 months 2 weeks ago
The St. Louis City-County Board of Freeholders News Feed has been updated with 8 news articles from Call Newspapers, St. Louis Business Journal, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, and St. Louis Public Radio.
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Tuesday NH Primary Watch & Warren Trivia Party

7 months 2 weeks ago
Join Team Warren 6:30-8:30 pm Tuesday, February 11 For New Hampshire Primary Watch & Warren Trivia Party @ The Gramophone 4243 Manchester, The Grove Event Webpage and RSVP Here Find other St. Louis Team Warren events and opportunities to volunteer here Buy a Warren Sign here
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Monday Iowa Caucus Watch Parties

7 months 3 weeks ago
7 pm Monday, February 3rd, 2020 Iowa Caucus Results Watch Party Sponsored by 15th Ward Democrats, 16th Ward Democratic Organization, 24th Ward Progressive Democrats, St. Louis Young Democrats, Missouri Democratic Party At American Czech Educational Center 4690 Lansdowne Ave, Bevo Neighborhood Free (Snacks provided, Cash Bar) Open to the Public Elizabeth Warren supporters are asking […]
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Krewson & Coatar, Campaign Finance Reform Hypocrites

8 months 2 weeks ago
What good are campaign finance limits for candidates if it’s legal to create political action committees to accept unlimited funds?  In 2016, the Board of Aldermen adopted Board Bill 53 (Ordinance 70357) for campaign finance limits in municipal elections. Chief sponsor of the bill was 24th Ward Alderperson Scott Ogilvie. He now works for Mayor […]
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Kelley Group Was Part of Rex Inc’s Medical Pot Mess

8 months 2 weeks ago
I’m not sure how we missed a Democratic consultant working with a McCain-Palin consultant, but here we are. With the Missouri Ethics Commission ruling against Missourians for Patient Care, we now know that Rex Sinquefield and his Great Saint Louis Inc. dark money bankrolled the 2018 loser medical marijuana initiative petition. But who ran Great […]
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Lacy Clay Is No Hero On Airport Privatization

8 months 3 weeks ago
Remember when people applauded U.S. Rep. Lacy Clay when he demanded (in a press release, not an event where he had to answer questions) a public vote on privatization of St. Louis Lambert Airport? It happened November 14, the day of St. Louis Not For Sale’s You Deserve A Vote Town Hall. Many airport privatization […]
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City Democrats To Hold Fundraiser At Airport Privatization Bidder & Rex Inc Consultant Office

8 months 3 weeks ago
Update 6 pm 1/7/2020: I have been informed by 25th Ward Committeewoman Lori Lamprich that the event has been “postponed. No other details available.” ———————————————————— I was surprised last June when St. Louis City Central Committee Chair Michael Butler chose FUSE Advertising’s Office for a July meeting of the committee. But it’s a complete shock […]
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Upcoming Political (Holiday) Parties

9 months 3 weeks ago
7-9 pm Saturday, December 7, 2019 8th Ward Dems Holiday Party @ Fiddlehead Fern Cafe, 4066 Russell $35 per couple, $20 per person, $15 per student/senior 7-9 pm Saturday, December 7, 2019 15th Ward Democrats Holiday Pot Luck @ Committeeman Tod Martin’s, 3700 Utah Place Bring a covered dish + winter wear donation 5:30-8 pm […]
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Broke This Giving Tuesday? Give Your Time To Help Unhoused Neighbors

9 months 3 weeks ago
✔Sign Up to Volunteer for a shift at the Americorp St. Louis “My Mother’s House” Emergency Warming Shelter in Soulard.  There is something for everyone to do: Bag Attendant, Cot Assignment, Dinner Set Up/Clean Up, Door Manager, Form Intake, Kitchen Manager/Cook, Server/Dishwasher, Clothing Closet, Shower Monitor, Stocker (linen/clothing closet), Shelter Monitor, Bus Passes/Sign Out, General Clean […]
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