Previously posted at the original Soapblox site on Thu Sep 24, 2015 at 18:15:48 PM CDT

That’s because in politics one should never coast.

In the past few days at the Missouri Ethics Commission for Chris Koster’s (D) probable 2016 gubernatorial campaign::

C031159 09/23/2015 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI National Health Corporation Political Action Committee 100 Vine Street Murfreesboro TN 37130 9/23/2015 $10,000.00

[emphasis added]

C031159 09/24/2015 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI Baron and Budd, P.C. 3102 Oak Lawn Ave Suite 1100 Dallas TX 75219 9/23/2015 $10,000.00

C031159 09/24/2015 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI The Driscoll Firm, P.C. 1 Metropolitan Square Suite 4050 Saint Louis MO 63102 9/23/2015 $10,000.00

C031159 09/24/2015 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI Mark Gardner 1414 E Primrose St Ste 100 Springfield MO 65804 Gardner Capital President 9/24/2015 $18,500.00

[emphasis added]

Oh, it adds up.

Previously:

Campaign Finance: inexorable (July 7, 2015)

Campaign Finance: I’ll see your managed care and raise you a home health service… (July 14, 2015)

Chris Koster (D) – July 2015 Campaign Finance Report (July 18, 2015)

Campaign Finance: no surprise here (July 21, 2015)

Campaign Finance: a different constituency (July 29, 2015)

Campaign Finance: no rest (August 3, 2015)

PPP Missouri Poll: 2016 U.S. Senate and Governor – August 11, 2015 (August 11, 2015)

Campaign Finance: rolling in (August 15, 2015)

Campaign Finance: hoist one or two (August 22, 2015)

Campaign Finance: on the phone (August 27, 2015)

Campaign Finance: If this keeps up (and it will) we’re gonna run out of snappy headlines… (August 28, 2015)

Which citizens matter in Missouri? (August 29, 2015)

Campaign Finance: there’s no place like homes (August 31, 2015)

Campaign Finance: Which side are you on? (September 8, 2015)

Campaign Finance: in the mix (September 15, 2015)

Campaign Finance: piling on (September 18, 2015)

Campaign Finance: piling on – part 2 (September 21, 2015)