Big business behind Rick Perry's push in Missouri

Rick Perry, the right-wing Republican governor of Texas, is running TV and radio ads - backed by the Missouri Chamber of Commerce - attacking the Democratic governor of Missouri, Jay Nixon.

Limbaugh a poor excuse for a hall of famer

The Show-Me state is well known for producing a lot of great, courageous people, but Rush Limbaugh was also born here.


Eric Cantor's ugly ransom

There can be no political or moral justification for holding ransom disaster relief money for the people of Joplin, Mo.


Overturning child labor laws: top priority for GOP

Republican operatives recently opened up a new front: rolling back child labor laws.