The death of "Don't ask, don't tell" is a big win for the LGBT rights community ... In his 2010 farewell speech, Rep. Ike Skelton, the outgoing chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, warned of what he perceived to be a "civil …
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Former Missouri Congressman Ike Skelton, a champion of the military who served 17 terms in the U.S. House before losing a re-election bid in 2010, has died. He was 81. Skelton died Monday at Virginia Hospital …
One time, Terry recalled, Nebraska's House delegation sat down with former Rep. Ike Skelton of Missouri, who was chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, to try to head off a raid. Terry, a Republican, gave credit to Nelson …
Skelton, 75, has represented west-central Missouri for 30 years, a district that includes Harry S. Truman's birthplace and two major military bases: Fort Leonard Wood and Whiteman Air Force Base. Skelton, tough but little-known nationally, …
A decade later, Glakas was back on the Hill, this time to unveil his first Congressional portrait, of former Congressman Ike Skelton (D-Mo.) News4's Melissa Mollet caught up with Gavin to discuss his career, his art and what he plans to do next.
Captain Ike Skelton, a public affairs officer for Admiral Locklear's command in Naples, was quick to reject the report. The Foreign Policy ''story does not accurately reflect Admiral Locklear's views on either ground troops or the targeting of any ...
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 before …
Twenty of the bombers are based at Whiteman, the only operational base for them since the Air Force first based them there in 1993, partly at the request of then Missouri congressman Ike Skelton. Many aspects of the stealth bombers, …
But then-chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, Rep. Ike Skelton, D-Mo., found enough of the right type of dollars to boost SSIA. It's now $275 a month and will rise Oct. 1 to $310, enough to effectively replace a quarter of the …
SKELTON, IV Former Democratic Rep. Ike Skelton, 81, passed away Monday, October 28, 2013 at Virginia Hospital Center, Arlington, VA, surrounded by family and friends. Ike Skelton was born December 20, 1931 in Lexington, MO, …