Tags » Roy Blunt

Blunt, Shimkus React to House Speaker Resignation

ST. LOUIS (KMOX/IRN) – Missouri Senator Roy Blunt wishes his former House Republican colleague John Boehner of Ohio nothing but the best as prepares to step down as Speaker of the House. 316 more words


For Memorial Day, I'm remembering former Navy veteran Ken Unger

It wasn’t a good day for catastrophically injured Navy veteran Ken Unger when I first met him in January 2011 for the first time. Indeed, it was at that time that I was introduced to the concept that some veterans were in so much pain and physical torment that there was no such thing as a good day, only pain and more pain. 537 more words

Senate Approves Fast Track Bill

WASHINGTON (KMOX/AP) – The Republican-led Senate has handed President Barack Obama a major victory by approving his request for enhanced trade negotiating authority.

The bill now faces a tough battle in the House. 363 more words


Acting St. Louis VA Director Responds to Complaints

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — The latest acting director of the Veterans hospitals here in St. Louis , is responding to complaints of high turnover of her position and poor quality care. 207 more words


Blunt, McCaskill Want Answers from St. Louis VA

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — More trouble for the John Cochran VA Hospital in St. Louis.

Missouri U.S. Senators Roy Blunt and Claire McCaskill sent a letter to the facility on Grand Avenue. 344 more words


Broad Coalition Urges President Obama 'Fill Vacant Special Envoy Post'

WASHINGTON,¬† April¬†20, 2015 /Christian Newswire/ — More than 50 non-governmental organizations (NGOs), scholars, religious leaders, and human rights advocates sent a letter urging President Obama to swiftly fill the vacant post of Special Envoy for Religious Minorities in the Middle East and South Central Asia. 300 more words

Persecuted Christians