St. Louis Tech Exec Endorses Cori Bush

St. Louis tech developer and investor Nick Apperson shared his thoughts about Cori Bush and her run for the U.S. Senate on Facebook Tuesday night. The high points – Integrity, Compassion, Hard Work I’m going to talk a little bit about why I support Cori Bush for US senate and why I think supporting her …

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The Senate should perform their Constitutional responsibilities and act upon any Supreme Court nominations submitted by President Obama.

Recent statements by the Republican leadership of the Senate, including Missouri’s Senator Roy Blunt, suggest they will block any nomination by President Obama to fill the Supreme Court vacancy left by the death of Justice Scalia. This is a new low. Never has the Senate refused to vote on an appointment to the Supreme Court …

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Missouri’s Vietnam veterans served honorably and deserve accountable representation that honors their service.

Many valiant sons and daughters went off to war for our country; many had no choice, but they fought and died proudly and bravely. Thousands upon thousands of Americans, especially African Americans, suffered disproportionately high losses in Vietnam. In 1965 alone Black Americans comprised almost one out of every four combat deaths. The vast majority …

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Giving a Voice to the Voiceless: Justice for All

Photo Credit: Johnnie Lee Early

http://www.toledoblade.com/local/2016/01/19/MLK-speaker-calls-for-justice-for-all.html Photo Credit: Johnnie Lee Early To celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr., Day, speakers and performers emphasized social justice and activism during the annual celebration at the University of Toledo. It was the 15th anniversary of the city and UT’s partnership to host the Martin Luther King, Jr., Unity Celebration at Savage Arena. This year’s …

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Let’s Talk Gun Control

I just reviewed President Obama’s Call to Increase Gun Control. I strongly support the Second Amendment to the Constitution, and I believe that people in this state and country have a constitutional right to bear arms, defend themselves, family and property. I do agree that people with mental illness and convicted felons should not have …

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Cori Bush Announces Bid for U.S. Senate

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On December 18th, 2015, at 11 a.m., Cori Bush announced she will run for U.S. Senate. (announcement speech below) ” Thank You. I thank my family, and my friends, who have gathered here today from across this great state to be share this occasion with me. I am extremely grateful to have my children standing …

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