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KCUR Morning Newscast 10-15-08


Kansas City, MO – Kansas Republican Senator Pat Roberts' criticism of Democratic challenger Jim Slattery as a millionaire Washington lobbyist brought a new counterattack from Slattery Tuesday.

Democratic Congresswoman Nancy Boyda and Republican challenger Lynn Jenkins continued to spar over spending and tax issues during their debate last night.

A Boeing strike that is affecting about 750 Machinists union workers in Wichita appears likely to continue well into November and possibly longer.

An open records request has been filed by the Missouri Democratic Party, seeking information on the arrest and conviction of Eric Feltner, former Chief of Staff to Lt. Governor Peter Kinder.

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