Show-Me Ethics Complaint Launched Against Angry GOP Missouri Senator Ron Richard
In fairness, Missouri ethics is usually a bad joke and has rarely resulted in longstanding change or even a slap on the wrist. Here are newsies pretending otherwise:
New federal complaint requests investigation into Missouri Senator Ron Richard over TAMKO campaign contributions
Temperature's rising in Ron Richard's kitchen. The Missouri Senate leader has been dogged by accusations of pay-for-play politics for months now. As we reported in February, Richard cashed a $100,000 check from the CEO of TAMKO Building Products six days after introducing legislation that would effectively derail a class-action lawsuit against TAMKO.