Gov. Eric Greitens’ attempt to force state Education Commissioner Margie Vandeven out of the job floundered Tuesday. Members of the Missouri Board of Education who stood up to the governor’s strong-arm tactics should be commended.
Gov. Eric Greitens’ attempt to force state Education Commissioner Margie Vandeven out of the job floundered Tuesday. Members of the Missouri Board of Education who stood up to the governor’s strong-arm tactics should be commended. File photo AP
Gov. Eric Greitens’ attempt to force state Education Commissioner Margie Vandeven out of the job floundered Tuesday. Members of the Missouri Board of Education who stood up to the governor’s strong-arm tactics should be commended. File photo AP

Gov. Eric Greitens loses big on foiled attempt to fire Missouri education commissioner

November 21, 2017 04:41 PM