It’s the end of the quarter. The big money elves in the republican campaign finance industrial complex have been busily propping up their fringe statewide candidates. Via the Missouri Ethics Commission.
In the Secretary of State race:
C061132 09/14/2012 SCHOELLER FOR MISSOURI Citizens For Diehl 2404 White Stable Road St Louis MO 63131 9/14/2012 $10,000.00
C061132 09/14/2012 SCHOELLER FOR MISSOURI Friends of Tilley 100 S. Jackson Perryville MO 63775 9/14/2012 $10,000.00
C061132 09/17/2012 SCHOELLER FOR MISSOURI The Lamar Companies 7108 East 48th Terrace Kansas City MO 6412 9/17/2012 $89,300.00
C061132 09/27/2012 SCHOELLER FOR MISSOURI Jerry Sumners PO Box 604 Aurora MO 65605 Service Vending Company Chairman 9/26/2012 $6,973.59
C061132 09/27/2012 SCHOELLER FOR MISSOURI Lewis and Clark Council of the Ozarks Mountain Forum 2974 E Battlefield Springfield MO 65804 9/27/2012 $15,000.00
C061132 09/29/2012 SCHOELLER FOR MISSOURI Parson For State Senate 940 N Redel Pl Bolivar MO 65613 9/29/2012 $7,500.00
C061132 10/01/2012 SCHOELLER FOR MISSOURI Menlo Smith 15009 Manchester Rd #284 Ballwin MO 63011 Retired Retired 10/1/2012 $15,000.00
Shane Schoeller (r) didn’t much impress Yael Abouhalkah:
Missouri’s incompetent voter ID champion
Shane Schoeller is running to be Missouri’s next secretary of state. But being incompetent at recognizing real problems facing that office won’t encourage voters to support Schoeller, who faces Democrat Jason Kander on the Nov. 6 ballot….
After the headline it’s all down hill.
In the State Treasurer race:
C081190 09/20/2012 FRIENDS TO ELECT COLE MCNARY Citizens for Timothy W Jones PO Box 434 Eureka MO 63025 9/19/2012 $5,005.00
C081190 09/21/2012 FRIENDS TO ELECT COLE MCNARY Lewis and Clark Council Ozarks Mountain Forum 2974 East Battlefield Springfield MO 65804 9/20/2012 $15,000.00
C081190 09/29/2012 FRIENDS TO ELECT COLE MCNARY Friends of Tilley 100 S Jackson Perryville MO 63775 9/28/2012 $10,000.00
C081190 09/29/2012 FRIENDS TO ELECT COLE MCNARY Herzog Contracting Corp PO Box 1089 St Joseph MO 64502 9/28/2012 $25,000.00
C081190 10/01/2012 FRIENDS TO ELECT COLE MCNARY Citizens for John Diehl 2404 White Stable Rd Town and Country MO 63131 9/30/2012 $8,000.00
Oh, and in case you’re wondering, Ed Martin (r) is in a whole other league of lunatic fringe.