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The St. Louis American endorses

The Missouri attorney general is the state’s chief law enforcement official and, now more than ever, the person who holds that position needs to understand the dynamics of law enforcement from the African-American point of…

Nonpartisan Nominations, NOW!

The founding fathers had no intention that U.S. Supreme Court justices would ever be elected or that they would somehow be answerable to the whims of a partisan Congress or a sideshow to a presidential…

Steven Roberts II transitioning

ST. LOUIS – With the announcement that Rep. Kim Gardner, D-St. Louis, will not seek re-election to the House to instead run for St. Louis circuit attorney, one candidate has already stated his intention to…

LockerDome adding 300 jobs

Tech company LockerDome is more than doubling the size of its office space downtown and plans to hire up to 300 people by the end of 2020. LockerDome, which currently has 45 employees, moved to…

Student Transfers in Jeopardy

Students from the Riverview Gardens School District enrolled at other schools under the state’s school transfer law have been put on notice. The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education issued revised guidance Monday that…

St. Louis: A House Divided

The timing of my first meeting with dozens of small-town St. Louis County mayors who are now fighting talk of future consolidation couldn’t have been much worse. It was in February 2014 at the Sunset…