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Stories with person: Roy Blunt
  • Short-term highway deal punts another fight until fall 
    Updated: Jul-28-15 4:33 pm

    WASHINGTON - House and Senate Republicans acknowledged Tuesday a long-term highway deal is out of reach for now, and embraced a three-month extension that will punt yet another messy fight into the fall.

  • Sen. Blunt touts $3.8M for 2016 re-election campaign 
    Updated: Jul-14-15 5:17 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Republican U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt says he has more than $3.8 million on hand for a 2016 re-election campaign. That's more than three times as much as his Democratic challenger, Secretary of State Jason Kander.

  • Kander has $1.1M to challenge Blunt for US Senate seat 
    Updated: Jul-14-15 12:03 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander says he has more than $1 million to spend on a campaign for U.S. Senate.

  • Fort Leonard Wood to see reduction of 774 troops 
    Updated: Jul-09-15 5:20 pm

    FORT LEONARD WOOD, Missouri - Although Fort Leonard Wood will lose about 15 percent of its active-duty troops in the next two years, the Army reductions announced Thursday could have been much worse, several of Missouri's political leaders said.

  • Tentative plan to keep Amtrak running in Kansas and Missouri 
    Updated: Jul-06-15 6:56 pm

    KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Amtrak routes across Kansas and Missouri could keep running under a tentative agreement reached in a dispute over federally required safety systems, officials said Monday.