WASHINGTON * Missouri's new senator, Josh Hawley, has formed a "leadership PAC," a fundraising vehicle separate from his campaign committee, joining a growing number of politicians who use such conduits to help other politicians win elections and curry influence in Congress. Leadership PACs help politicians looking to wield influence beyond their own elections.
Saturday, February 02, 2019
Can Senator Hawley Save Missouri Republicans From Next Blue Wave?!?!
He rode the coattails of Prez Trump into office against one of the most disliked politicos in Missouri history. Now he wants to help his pals put down some minor gains by Missouri Democrats. Here's a look at his strategy and the effort to increase his stature among Missouri Republicans who have always been lukewarm about this politico's prospects: