Ike Skelton, a former Democratic Representative and well-known defense expert, died on Monday. He was 81. For more than 30 years, Skelton represented western and central Missouri in the U.S. House. He died at Virginia Hospital …
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former U.S. congressman Ike ... Skelton had not faced a tight election since 1976, but his conservative district voted heavily for Republican presidential candidate John McCain in 2008. Skelton came from a …
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 …
Perhaps one of the most impressive victories in the November 2010 election was when Vicky Hartzler unseated Ike Skelton, a 17-term congressman and then chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, in Missouri’s Fourth …
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, …
“I think it’s awesome.” Fort Leavenworth vendors included Army Community Service, the Ike Skelton Combined Arms Research Library and the Fort Leavenworth …
On the day of former Rep. Ike Skelton's funeral in Lexington, Mo., a video has surfaced in which he talks about the adolescent health scare that left his arms and shoulders largely disabled. When Skelton was 15 and going to …
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 …
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, …
I was sorry to see the passing of Rep. Ike Skelton, a profoundly decent man who represented the Old School in Congress. Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington …