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Republican Eric Greitens fires up fall campaign for Missouri governor
7:37 PM CDT Aug 26, 2016

….Greitens stump speech Friday did not go into specifics. When pressed by reporters later about how he would grow jobs and raise wages, he talked about making Missouri a right-to-work state….

That’s not a particularly effective message for any organized labor outreach.

Chris Koster (D) [2016 file photo].

Chris Koster (D) [2016 file photo].

Yesterday at the Missouri Ethics Commission for Chris Koster’s (D) 2016 gubernatorial campaign:

C031159 08/26/2016 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI Simmons Hanley Conroy 6814 Goshen Roaad Edwardsville IL 62025 8/26/2016 $50,000.00

C031159 08/26/2016 KOSTER FOR MISSOURI Chipp Political Account 1401 Hampton Avenue 3rd Floor St Louis MO 63139 8/24/2016 $265,000.00

[emphasis added]

They understand.


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