Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens gives his first State of the State address
In his first address to a joint session of the Missouri General Assembly, Gov. Eric Greitens on Tuesday night urged lawmakers to overcome years of gridlock and finally ban lawmakers from accepting gifts from lobbyists. The new governor took office
Jim McGrath, a spokesman for the Bush family, said Sunday that Former first lady Barbara Bush is in “failing health” and won’t seek additional medical treatment. He said she will instead focus on comfort care.
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders fielded a question about a letter from Missouri GOP senators to President Trump asking him to urge Gov. Greitens to resign following a legislative report outlining allegations against the governor.
Some Republicans are worried the controversy swirling around Gov. Eric Greitens could be dangerous for legislative races. Some voters in Clay County, however, aren't sure it would sway their opinion in an upcoming special election.