Aimee Patton

A pleasantly eccentric take on politics

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Dear MO lawmakers, I am going to confess something just between you and me.  I have a superpower.  I have the ability to look into the future and predict what what will happen.  It’s not on all things or trust me, I would have already quit my day job, launched my highly successful reality television …

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Today is my birthday and to celebrate I thought I would pick out my favorite state story and write about it.  Well Happy Birthday to me, because both Kansas and Missouri had two state story doozies to choose from leaving me unable to pick between the two. So ladies and gentlemen….I give you a TIE …

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It wasn’t that long ago when Missouri House Speaker John Diehl was caught sending text messages to an intern in Jefferson City.  Just to jog your memory – the speaker was sending messages to the intern that went something like this, “UR hot.” “Gee Mr. Speaker, I’m not into married men.” “U better rethink that, …

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Dear Rep. Brattin,   I was reading your interview recently with the liberal publication Mother Jones about your proposed legislation to have a woman seeking an abortion get written permission from the father.  There were some shocking things in this article.   “Just like any rape, you have to report it, and you have to …

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