She The People: Missouri


Posted at 01:29 PM ET, 10/03/2012

Is Missouri couple’s ’50 Shades of Grey’ lifestyle a crime?

A federal court wants to show photos and videos of the rough sex enjoyed by Edward Bagley and his wife as proof that he has a history of sexual assault. His attorney says no: The activities were consensual and didn't cause injury, so they aren't crimes. Should what happens in the bedroom stay in the bedroom?

By Diana Reese  |  01:29 PM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  50 Shades of Grey, BDSM, bondage, Edward Bagley, kinky sex, Marilyn Bagley, Missouri

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 09/28/2012

Is Sen. Claire McCaskill a moderate?

In the middle of the political spectrum is exactly where the Missouri Democrat wants to be. Is she?

By Diana Reese  |  10:00 AM ET, 09/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Claire McCaskill, Todd Akin, Missouri Senate race, legitimate rape, wildcat, moderate

Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 09/22/2012

Has Akin changed his views on earmarks for cash?

A super PAC could add $250,000 to his campaign in his race against Claire McCaskill.

By Diana Reese  |  01:53 PM ET, 09/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Todd Akin, legitimate rape, Missouri Senate race, Newt Gingrich, Rick Tyler, Senate Conservatives Fund, Jim DeMint

Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 09/21/2012

Missouri Senate Debate: Few surprises

The three contenders for the U.S. Senate seat from Missouri

By Diana Reese  |  04:38 PM ET, 09/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Claire McCaskill, Todd Akin, Jonathan Dine, Republican, Democrat, Libertarian, U.S. Senate, Missouri, legitimate rape, debate

Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 09/20/2012

Todd Akin: Another gaffe

Can we trust the candidate to do a good job in office?

By Diana Reese  |  02:40 PM ET, 09/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Todd Akin, Missouri, U.S. Senate race, conservative women, Phyllis Schlafly, abortion, legitimate rape, women for Todd Akin, war on women, birth control, Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act

Posted at 05:49 PM ET, 09/17/2012

Lulli Akin compares treatment of husband by GOP bosses to ‘rape’

This time it's Lulli Akin, the candidate’s wife.

By Diana Reese  |  05:49 PM ET, 09/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Todd Akin, Lulli Akin, GOP, Missouri Senate race, rape, legitimate rape

Posted at 08:54 PM ET, 08/24/2012

Todd Akin: The GOP's Thorn In Tampa

By Suzi Parker  |  08:54 PM ET, 08/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Todd Akin, Sarah Palin, Sarah Steelman, GOP, abortion, Missouri, Mike Huckabee, Claire McCaskill

Posted at 05:54 PM ET, 08/22/2012

Sarah Palin: Steelman can beat McCaskill

Sarah Palin won't give up on Sarah Steelman, who lost to Rep. Todd Akin in the GOP primary.

By Diana Reese  |  05:54 PM ET, 08/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sarah Palin, Sarah Steelman, Todd Akin, Claire McCaskill, Senate, Missouri Senate race, third party

Posted at 09:44 PM ET, 08/19/2012

Say goodnight, Todd Akin

SHE THE PEOPLE | No wonder Claire McCaskill wanted to run against this guy. But after his remarks about “legitimate rape,” will he even stay in the race?

By Melinda Henneberger  |  09:44 PM ET, 08/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Todd Akin, Claire McCaskill, Missouri Senate race, Clayton Williams, Claytie Williams, Ann Richards, legitimate rape

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 08/06/2012

Sarah Palin: Mama grizzlies united

Sarah Palin gives mixed impressions in campaign visit to Missouri: She's more celebrity than statesman.

By Diana Reese  |  10:30 AM ET, 08/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  sarah palin, sarah steelman, tea party, claire mccaskill, missouri senate primary

Posted at 02:46 PM ET, 07/10/2012

Reissued book recalls the time law failed Skidmore, Mo.

It was called a vigilante killing, but the people of Skidmore, Mo., most likely didn't plan it and later closed ranks, author says.

By Diana Reese  |  02:46 PM ET, 07/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ken Rex McElroy, In Broad Daylight, Harry N. MacLean, Skidmore, Missouri, vigilante, David Baird, Nodaway County