This Week in Missouri Politics – April 9, 2017

Rep. Holly Rehder joins host Scott Faughn on a new episode of TWMP, backed up by Rep. Jean Evans, former state representative John Mayfield, Dave Cook of UFC655, and Democratic operative Patrick Lynn.

This Week in Missouri Politics Overtime – March 12, 2017

On This Week in Missouri Times Overtime, the panel discusses potential candidates to dethrone U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill in 2018 in what is expected to be the most contentious race of the election season. Multiple names are thrown out as potential candidates aside from just Congresswoman Ann Wagner, like Speaker Todd Richardson, Senate Majority Leader…

This Week in Missouri Politics – February 26, 2017

On a special Lincoln Day weekend edition of This Week in Missouri Politics, Assistant Minority Floor Leader Gina Mitten joins host Scott Faughn talk about the Democratic caucus in Jefferson City, the debate over REAL ID, ethics, and her speciality: tort reform. Mitten has led the opposition on Republican efforts around tort reform measures like…

#TWMPOvertime: Jason Rosenbaum

In the #TWMPOvertime, TWMP host Scott Faughn has a one-on-one conversation with St. Louis Public Radio’s Jason Rosenbaum to discuss this unique period in the history of media and journalism. He talks about President Donald Trump’s remarks and efforts to delegitimize traditional press outlets, his use of the media, and whether there’s a liberal bias…

This Week in Missouri Politics – February 19, 2017

On this episode of This Week in Missouri Politics, freshman Sen. Bill Eigel joins host Scott Faughn to talk about the state budget, labor reform especially the debate over prevailing wage, his work on tort reform, and his plan to pay for improvements to Missouri’s transportation infrastructure via general revenue. “We have over $9 billion in general revenue…

This Week in Missouri Politics – February 12, 2017

This Week in Missouri Politics is back in Kansas City Sunday where we welcome a very special guest in Mayor Sly James. He and host Scott Faughn discuss the sense of optimism in the city and how it has become so successful in recent years. “We’ve been very very fortunate to have some good things…

This Week in Missouri Politics – February 5, 2017

On this Sunday’s episode of This Week and Missouri Politics, Sen. Paul Wieland, R-imperial, stops by the program to discuss the drama in the Missouri over a pay raise resolution. He and host Scott Faughn talk about some senators’ decision to recuse themselves from voting on HCR 4, his own decision to vote ‘yes’ on…

This Week in Missouri Politics – January 29, 2017

On Sunday’s episode of This Week in Missouri Politics, House Speaker Todd Richardson stops by the program to discuss a busy legislative week in Jefferson City. They discuss right-to-work passing through the Senate and how quickly it will go through the House, and the possibility it could get on Gov. Eric Greitens’ desk by Friday….

This Week in Missouri Politics -January 22, 2017

On a full opinion maker panel episode of This Week in Missouri Politics, host Scott Faughn welcomes Republican political consultant Jonathon Prouty of Hancock and Prouty; Jeff Mazur, the director of public partnerships at Launch Code; former House Speaker Steve Tilley; and Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis to discuss life under Pres. Donald Trump. They…

This Week in Missouri Politics – January 15, 2017

Rep. Holly Rehder joins This Week in Missouri Politics as host Scott Faughn’s special guest to discuss her right-to-work bill that will be debated on the floor next week. She outlines the benefits of right-to-work, why the issue is so contentious, and how it will make Missouri more competitive in attracting businesses. “We are looking…

This Week in Missouri Politics – January 8, 2017

On Sunday’s episode of This Week in Missouri Politics, Chris Zimmerman, the president and CEO of the St. Louis Blues comes by the studio to discuss the success of the Winter Classic and the team’s hopes of renovating the Scottrade Center to remain competitive with other stadiums across the country. “We have generated well over…

This Week in Missouri Politics – December 18, 2016

On a holiday edition of This Week in Missouri Politics, host Scott Faughn welcomes Secretary of State-elect Jay Ashcroft to discuss his transition into the role, his plans for the office and what the results of the election showed. “This is an election where the people stood up and said, ‘We’re tired of government officials…