One of Missouri's delegates to the Republican National Convention in New York CIty is in charge of making sure Southwest Missouri Republican get out and vote in November. KSMU's Missy Shelton spoke with Darrell Proctor about his plans to rally the supporters after the convention and she spoke with some of the delegates who will be helping him once they return to the Ozarks.
Several of Missouri's delegates to the Republican National Convention have attended events designed to showcase Republican women this week. KSMU's Missy Shelton spoke with some of these delegates about the party's efforts to reach out to women.
Last night, First Lady Laura Bush was one of the featured speakers at the Republican National Convention in New York City and Missouri's 57 delegates had prime seating for the speech. KSMU's Missy Shelton reports from New York City on how Missouri's delegates scored front row seats.
Two of this evening's primetime speakers at the Republican National Convention in New York City are African-Americans.
Rod Paige, the U.S. Secretary of Education will speak and so will Michael Steele, Maryland's Lieutenant Governor. KSMU's Missy Shelton is in New York City and spoke with several Missourians about the efforts of the Republican party to reach out to minorities.
Congressman Roy Blunt of Southwest Missouri says he traveled all over the country in August, visiting 22 House districts to campaign for Republican candidates. This week, he's at the Republican National Convention in New York City...This morning, he spoke to the Ohio delegation and that's where KSMU's Missy Shelton caught up with him.
The Republican National Convention gets underway today in New York City. KSMU's Missy Shelton is there to cover 57 Missouri's delegates. She caught up with a few of them Sunday afternoon and asked them how they're feeling about the start of the convention.
Independent presidential candidate Ralph Nader was on the Drury University campus Thursday as part of the school's convocation series. During a press conference before his speech, he said that he will challenge the decision by Secretary of State Matt Blunt to keep him off the ballot. He says he has enough signatures. KSMU's Missy Shelton reports.