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 …
The commission was to revisit that matter Monday, according to its website. Wentworth's prominent alumni include the late Missouri Congressman Ike Skelton, Wal-Mart co-founder James "Bud" Walton, and zoologist Marlin Perkins, who …
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Through four economic recessions, five presidents and 17 elections, Democratic Rep. Ike Skelton prevailed at the ballot box by building a reputation as a military expert and social conservative. Until now. Missouri …
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Ike Skelton, an influential Democrat on military matters, warned Monday that American policy makers may be forgetting history's lessons as clashes escalate between Iraqis and American troops. As a remedy for …
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 …
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 …
I have been lucky, these past fifteen years or so, in that a succession of bosses who had rank and authority over me decided, after an initial getting-to-know each other period, to leave me almost entirely to my own devices in the …
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 …
“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. …
(CNN) - Missouri Rep. Ike Skelton said Tuesday he will cast his superdelegate vote for Hillary Clinton. In a statement released by the Clinton campaign, Skelton said he is supporting the New York senator because of "her support in rural …