Editor's Note: In the final 100 days before Election Day, CNN has been profiling one race at random each day from among the nation's top 100 House races, which we've dubbed "The CNN 100." Read the full list here. Today's featured district …
Wentworth's prominent alumni include the late U.S. Rep. Ike Skelton, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. co-founder James "Bud" Walton, and zoologist Marlin Perkins, who hosted "Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom" for more than two decades …
“Give ‘em hell” reads the red battle flag of the USS Harry S. Truman, a replica of which is draped on the wall of House Armed Services Committee Chairman Ike Skelton’s Washington office. The flag hangs inches away from Mr. …
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Though he never served in the U.S. military, Ike Skelton became one of its strongest assets. The former Missouri congressman was being remembered Tuesday for a 34-year career in Congress that …
You may recall that earlier this week Rep. Ike Skelton expressed his opposition to repealing "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" because, he said, it would harm families who would then be forced to discuss homosexuality with their children. Asked …
He was 75. Former Democratic Rep. Ike Skelton, who built a reputation as a military expert and social conservative during 34 years representing western and central Missouri in the U.S. House, died Monday in Virginia. He was 81. Serbia's …
Outgoing House Armed Services Committee Chairman Ike Skelton chose his farewell speech to the Congress he has served in for 34 years to warn about the unfairness of letting an out-of-sight, out-of-mind band of volunteers do the dying …
"We need an immediate supplemental appropriation -- right now," Rep. Ike Skelton, D-Missouri, told CNN. Skelton, the ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, said the money is needed now for "flying hours, training, …
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WASHINGTON – Rep. Ike Skelton voted for cap and trade, the economic stimulus and the Wall Street bailout. He opposed health care reform. But that’s three out of four of the big political hot buttons that have fueled the anti …