Jay Nixon

Attorney General Eric Holder makes a separate statement on the unrest after the unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

CBS News: Holder Frustrated With Missouri’s Governor Over Ferguson Actions

A Justice Department official said that Attorney General Eric Holder privately expressed frustration to Missouri’s governor over declaring a state of emergency ahead of a grand jury decision in the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson.

11/21/2014

Rodeo clown wears Obama mask during state fair. (credit: CBS St. Louis)

Mo. Officials Back State Fair Despite Obama Stunt

Controversy over a rodeo clown who mocked President Barack Obama isn’t keeping Gov. Jay Nixon away from the annual governor’s ham breakfast at the Missouri State Fair.

08/15/2013

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