John Hickey

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    November 4, 2010
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    September 18, 2007

    Pro-Vote Redux: Hickey Answers Back

    I wrote a post yesterday about former employees of a union-backed group called the Missouri Progressive Vote Coalition who say the organization's executive director, John Hickey, thwarted their own attempt to organize. Today Hickey responded to my request for comment, saying, "Pro-Vote's state boar ... More >>

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    September 17, 2007

    Pro-Vote: Progressive? Yes. Union? No.

    Each fall John Hickey, executive director of the Missouri Progressive Vote Coalition, hands out awards to people and organizations that have worked for liberal causes. This year the awards will go to Democratic state senator Jolie Justus, the fair-housing group ACORN, United Auto Workers and the re ... More >>

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    May 21, 2003

    Purple Power

    In less than four years, Grant Williams has turned a weak union local into one of Missouri's most potent political forces. So why's he placing all his bets on One-Term Bob?

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    October 11, 2000

    Pipe Schemes

    The powerful Pipefitters union has a simple plan to provide job security for its members: It wants to take away other people's work.

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    August 30, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Published the week of Aug. 30-Sept. 5, 2000

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    May 26, 1999
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    May 19, 1999
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    May 12, 1999

    The Conviction of Tim Dreste

    Tim Dreste's journey from Christian missionary to anti-abortion racketeer cost him a $6 million federal fine for his role in threatening to "kill, assault or do bodily harm" to abortion providers. But he isn't about to stop his crusade.

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    November 25, 1998

    Alarm Clock

    With the implementation of term limits just four years away, Missouri Pro-Vote is looking for a few good men and women to consider entering politics