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Rudi Keller

Rudi Keller

Rudi Keller covers the state budget, energy and the legislature for the Missouri Independent, a Newsline sister outlet.

‘Reckless pandering’: Josh Hawley’s woes grow as another major backer abandons him

By: - January 9, 2021

The list of Missouri supporters abandoning U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley grew Friday, when a prominent early backer accused him of “an act of reckless pandering” by raising objections as electoral votes were counted. Sam Fox of St. Louis, ambassador to Belgium during President George W. Bush’s administration, joined former Sen. Jack Danforth, and Joplin businessman […]