WEST POINT – The Thayer Award will be presented at West Point this coming Thursday to former Missouri Congressman Ike Skelton IV. The award, established in honor of Col. Sylvanus Thayer, “Father of the Military Academy,” has been …
A sealed package of playing cards from Air Force One is among items from the estate of Ike Skelton, who represented a Missouri district in the House of Representatives for more than three decades. Correspondence with presidents, …
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- 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 …
Ike Skelton, a conservative Democrat who represented Missouri in the U.S. House of Representatives for 34 years, died Monday in Arlington, Va. He was 81. Skelton died at Virginia Hospital Center, surrounded by his wife, his sons and …
Former House Armed Services Committee chairman Ike Skelton was fond of highlighting the American success rate over the last forty years in predicting where the next armed conflict would occur. By his measure it was near zero percent. …
Karin Higa, 47, a specialist in Asian American art who worked for nearly a decade and a half as a curator at the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles, died Tuesday at her home in L.A., said Russell Ferguson, her husband. …
Former Rep. Ike Skelton (D-Mo.), who served more than three decades in Congress, has died at 81, according to multiple reports. He died Monday at Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington, Va., The Associated Press reports. The cause of …
Ike Skelton died from an illness complication at the Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington, Missouri, one week after entering the hospital with a cough Reuters reported. The 81-year-old served as the former Congressman and senator to his …
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — 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 …