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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Hugo Black was one of the longest-serving members of the court, having held his position from 1937 to 1971. No one during that period of time – or before or after – was … more
While it’s no secret that Covid has upended almost every aspect of life in 2020, perhaps no one has faced as many unique challenges and disruptions as U.S. teachers, educators, parents, and … more
In my June 26th Bulletin, I wrote that our law enforcement officers “commit to a life where their own personal safety comes second to everyone around them. They put their lives on the line every … more
To the Editor: The spectacle of an assault at the Capitol by followers of Donald Trump was a surreal mix of gross ineptitude by the Capitol police force and a wilding mob of the … more
On Wednesday, Jan. 6, my colleagues and I returned to the capital city for the start of the First Regular Session of the 101st General Assembly. The first day of any General Assembly is always … more
It’s the start of a new year and a new legislative session. On Jan. 6, the First Regular Session of the 101st General Assembly began with the swearing-in of recently elected senators. I look … more
Dear Editor, The idea that both political parties would always support and defend the constitution was a dream of the forefathers. It became blatantly obvious with the enactment of the Civil War … more
Dear Editor: In the midst of the COVID-19 public health crisis and the increased rates of violence that are having a devastating impact on our community, the Perseverance Foundation is here to … more
The truth has been out there and largely ignored by the mainstream media. Why? Because the truth goes against the political agenda of the left and more specifically Black Lives Matter. Let’s … more
The start of Missouri’s legislature during the second year of the COVID-19 pandemic raises questions about how lawmakers will adjust to the realities of this rampant virus. Just visualize a … more
Dear Editor: In the midst of the COVID-19 public health crisis and the increased rates of violence that are having a devastating impact on our community, the Perseverance Foundation is here to … more
May we all give thanks to our farmers. They keep our families fed and our restaurants open in this COVID challenge. May the needs of our farmers be met. Thank you! Joan Kiso more
“Yesterday, December 7, 1941 – a day which will live in infamy – the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan.” So stated … more
On Dec. 21, Congress passed another historic rescue package that President Trump has signed into law to aid in our nation’s continued recovery and help get 2021 started off on the right foot. This … more
First, I would like to apologize for delay in getting this article to you. I have been incapacitated for a couple weeks. I am undergoing therapy and am improving. Merry Christmas to all. I can’t … more
Joe Biden won’t become President of the United States for a few weeks yet, but it’s fair to say he’s already feeling the pressures of the office. I think being president-elect may be the second … more
Since 1927 Time magazine has selected a “Man of the Year” — now known as “Person of the Year.” It was started to save face after the publication failed to feature … more
(Three federal agencies on Dec. 21 issued the following precautionary warning regarding scams related to vaccines being distributed by national government programs.Share this with your elderly … more
To the Editor: Upon reading the Dec. 16 issue of The Advocate, I wanted to ensure that the difference between an “opinion” by a commentator and a “news article” by a reporter is clear to … more
As we plan for new ways to celebrate the upcoming holidays, it is also a special time to contemplate how we may better care for what’s important, such as caring for our collective home, our Earth. … more
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