St. Louis Voters Reject Mayor in Primary
- Tuckered Out. // Time;4/14/1961, Vol. 77 Issue 16, p28
The article discusses the results of the mayoralty race in St. Louis, Missouri. It mentions that the Republican National Committee planned on taking the major cities in the U.S. from the Democrats, and this include beating the two-term Democratic Mayor Raymond R. Tucker of St. Louis. However,...
- St. Louis is talking... Zeman, N.; Howard, L. // Newsweek;5/14/1990, Vol. 115 Issue 20, p7
Reports how St. Louis is talking about outbursts by mayor Vincent Schoemehl Jr., who since the first of the year has: called city police `pigs' and `cheap bastards' in a dispute over pension benefits; denounced his own comptroller as a `joke' and an `embarrassment,' and hurled obscenities no St....
- Harmon vs. the political machine. Judd, Dennis // St. Louis Journalism Review;Dec98/Jan99, Vol. 29 Issue 212, p15
Opinion. Profiles Saint Louis, Missouri Mayor Clarence Harmon. Weaknesses in the city's political structures; Reactions to Harmon's proposal to convert the arena into an office park; Steps taken to reform the city's political fragmentation; Critics' assessment of the mayor's political skills.
- Victory speech. // Jet;03/24/97, Vol. 91 Issue 18, p40
Presents a photograph of Clarence Harmon and his wife Janet following his victory over St. Louis, Missouri mayor Freeman Bosley Jr. in the Democratic mayoral primary. The racial overtones of the race.
- St. Louis has `obduracy' problems. Judd, Dennis R. // St. Louis Journalism Review;Dec99/Jan2000, Vol. 30 Issue 222, p14
Discusses the concept of obduracy as illustrated in problems associated with excessive fragmentation in public authority. Saint Louis, Missouri region's history of extreme fragmentation of governments; Number of times the area has attempted government reform; United States Supreme Court ruling...
- Reform or revolution--whatever works. Judd, Dennis R. // St. Louis Journalism Review;Oct99, Vol. 30 Issue 220, p14
Discusses the political culture of St. Louis, Missouri. Unreformed, fragmented machine-style governmental structure; Southern-style civic leadership; Ward system in St. Louis; Evolutionary political change; citizen-based organizations; Missing credible anti-establishment organizations; Need for...
- City, county cooperation not new. Judd, Dennis R. // St. Louis Journalism Review;Feb2000, Vol. 30 Issue 223, p14
Details the efforts waged by city officials in St. Louis, Missouri, in achieving metropolitan reform. Political fragmentation in the city; Reforms undergone by the St. Louis County in terms of governance; Impact of such changes on public service and regulations.
- Missouri Acts to Deprive St. Louis Board of Authority. Archer, Jeff // Education Week;3/28/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 29, p6
The article presents information on actions by the Missouri state school board in March 2007. The majority of the board voted to appoint a school board to oversee the St. Louis, Missouri, school system after the school district failed to meet state academic expectations under supervision of the...
- Voting by Default. Solomon, Burt // National Journal;11/04/2000, Vol. 32 Issue 45, p3470
Offers a look at how town residents in Liberty, Saint Louis, Missouri view the 2000 presidential election in the United States. Their opinion of candidates Al Gore and George W. Bush; Sentiments aired by residents on issues focused on by the candidates; Comparison between Bush and his father,...