Politically Speaking: Analyzing Election Returns And The Lt. Gov.’s Lawsuit

Chris McDaniel of St. Louis Public Radio joins St. Louis Beacon political reporters Jo Mannies and Jason Rosenbaum to discuss the St. Louis mayoral primary and Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder’s law suit regarding how state records are kept. Listen to the podcast.

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Beacon Roundtable: A Big Win For Slay; Upheaval At SLU Law

On the Beacon Roundtable, Beacon staffers Dick Weiss, Dale Singer, Mary Leonard and Jason Rosenbaum discuss  the upheaval at Saint Louis University’s law school, Mayor Francis Slay’s win in the Democratic primary and the fate of a historic town in southeast Missouri. Listen to the podcast. 

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Don Marsh Interviews White House Correspondent Ari Shapiro

Shapiro, White House correspondent for National Public Radio, stopped into to discuss gridlock in Washington with Don Marsh, host of St. Louis On The Air.

Listen to the interview. 

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Politically Speaking: Mayoral Flyers And Wagner Vs. McCaskill

St. Louis Public Radio reporter Chris McDaniel joins St. Louis Beacon reporters Jo Mannies and Jason Rosenbaum discuss the flyers issued late in the St. Louis mayoral campaign and the different votes Sen. Claire McCaskill and U.S. Rep. Ann Wagner cast on the Violence Against Women Act. Listen to the podcast.

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The Legal Roundtable Looks At The Monsanto Case

Legal experts William Freivogel, Catherine Hanaway and Mark Smith join Don Marsh on St. Louis On The Air to discuss the Monsanto case currently pending before the Supreme Court. There’s also a discussion about the rally squirrel. Listen to the podcast. 

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Politically Speaking: Songs, Shenanigans And The Governor’s Medicaid Tour

On this week’s podcast, Chris McDaniel of St. Louis Public Radio, and Beacon reporters Jason Rosenbaum and Jo Mannies discuss mayoral songs and shenanigans, Lincoln Days speeches, Nixon’s Medicaid tour and legislative trolling.

Listen to the podcast.

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New C-SPAN Series Spotlights Influence And Image Of Women In The White House

Don Marsh, host of St. Louis On The Air,  interviews Mark Farkas, executive producer of a  35- part, two-season C-SPAN series, “First Ladies: Influence and Image.”  Among the First Ladies, Bess Truman of Missouri.

Listen to the interview at St. Louis Public Radio.

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Politically Speaking: Muck In The Mayor’s Race

Chris McDaniel of St. Louis Public Radio, and Beacon reporters Jason Rosenbaum and Jo Mannies discuss mudslinging in the mayor’s race, the U.S. House seat up for grabs in the 8th district, and the Missouri voter I.D. law under consideration. Listen to the podcast.

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Politically Speaking: A Hot House Race And ‘Right-To-Work’ Legislation

On this week’s podcast, Chris McDaniel of St. Louis Public Radio joins Jo Mannies and Jason Rosenbaum to discuss the St. Louis mayoral campaign, “Right-to-Work” legislation  and the crowded field in Missouri’s 8th Congressional district. Listen to the podcast.

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Politically Speaking: State Of The State And State Of The Mayor’s Race

From left, Mannies, Rosenbaum and McDaniel

On this week’s podcast: Chris McDaniel of St. Louis Public Radio joins St. Louis Beacon reporters Jo Mannies and Jason Rosenbaum to discuss  the state of the State of the State, the realities of campaign finance in Missouri — and the likelihood of an attempt to change it, and St. Louis mayor’s race. Listen to the podcast.

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