The body of Roy Halladay showed evidence of morphine and the sleeping medication Ambien when it was examined after his fatal plane crash.
TMZ Sports has obtained Roy Halladay's autopsy report -- in which the coroner lists the cause of death as blunt trauma and drowning... but points out the MLB star had morphine in his system. The 40-year-old died in a single passenger plane…
Federal officials have granted Joplin's request for a deadline extension on several federally funded tornado recovery projects. Sens. Claire McCaskill, a Democrat, and Roy Blunt, a Republican, announced the extension … Click to Continue »
Missouri's U.S. senators are backing Joplin's request for a deadline extension on several federally funded tornado recovery projects. The Joplin Globe reports that Sens. Claire McCaskill, a Democrat, and Roy … Click to Continue »
Once again the New York Daily News has produced a blunt front page on a breaking story. The story: President Donald Trump’s virtual endorsement of former Judge Roy Moore in the race for the Alabama Senate seat vacated by now-Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Moore has had several women come forward and accuse him of sexual [...]Show More Summary
In an exclusive interview with Sen. Roy Blunt of Missouri (R), Andrea Mitchell asks about the odds that the Senate will pass the tax bill, now that healthcare has been added to the discussion.
Missouri Republican Sen. Roy Blunt is saying that women who have made allegations against Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore of Alabama have "a more credible story" than Moore. Blunt stopped … Click to Continue »
Even though top Republicans insist they’re aiming to overhaul the nation’s tax code this year, Sen. Roy Blunt, an influential GOP leader, is suggesting a far less ambitious approach that … Click to Continue »
Missouri's U.S. senators are pitching the Kansas City and St. Louis metropolitan areas as potential sites for Amazon's second headquarters. Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill and Republican Sen. Roy Blunt touted … Click to Continue »
The 2017 AACI Distinguished Scientist Award will be presented to Carl H. June, MD, and U.S. Senators Roy Blunt (R-MO) and Bob Casey (D-PA) will receive the 2017 AACI Public Service Award at the Association of American Cancer Institutes' annual meeting, October 15 - 17, in Washington, D.C.
Caitlin Owens at Axios reports that "Senate leadership is aiming to start voting on the Cassidy-Graham health care plan next Wednesday.""I think so. I think that's the likely thing," Sen. Roy Blunt, a member of leadership, told me.Leadership...Show More Summary
Despite his assertion that he is pro-life, Republican Senator Roy Blunt, chairman of the Senate Appropriations subcommittee, who also serves as the chair of the conservative Senate Values Action Team (VAT), made a deal that supports abortion policies, all in order to gain votes from Democrats. Show More Summary
Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner, NBC's Andrea Mitchell and Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) talk Harvey, North Korea and Congress in this week's COMPRESSED.
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, center, with Senators Rob Portman, Roy Blunt, John Barrasso, John Thune, and John Cornyn, in March 2014 T he Trump administration has made clear its intention toShow More Summary
In an interview late last year, after his narrow loss to incumbent Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) last November, former Missouri secretary of state Jason Kander (D) delivered a bit of truth-telling to the Democratic Party. He did it by way of analogy. There’s a trial with the two opposing lawyers making closing arguments to the […]
St. Louis Post-Dispatch: “Days before the 2016 election, Missouri Democrats tried to make an issue of a report that Sen. Roy Blunt’s wife, lobbyist Abigail Blunt, was trying to join a tony suburban Washington, D.C., country club. Allies of Blunt’s [...]
This GOP senator owes his election to Trump; now he’s investigating Russia ties WASHINGTON — Sen. Roy Blunt, re-elected last year with a crucial boost from Donald Trump, now finds himself with a politically awkward assignment: A very public role in the investigation of possible collusion...
Sen. Roy Blunt, re-elected last year with a crucial boost from Donald Trump, now finds himself with a politically awkward assignment: A very public role in the investigation of possible … Click to Continue »
Members of Missouri's congressional delegation are renewing efforts to designate the Mississippi River town of Ste. Genevieve as a national historic site. Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill, Republican Sen. Roy Blunt … Click to Contin...
“ALL BUT IMPOSSIBLE”: Republican senator says Trump’s education cuts won’t get through Congress. “This is a difficult budget request to defend,” Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) told Education Secretary Betsy DeVos at a hearing held by the subcommittee on labor, health and human services. “I think it’s likely that the kinds of cuts that are proposed […]