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Missouri's Coming Energy Shortage
Aired June 16, 2011
When it comes to meeting its growing energy needs for air conditioning, offices, computers and even to recharge electric car batteries Missouri is stuck.

Some states and countries are moving ahead. Missouri, in the competitive global economy, could fall behind.

This state should have a robust debate about how to boost generating capacity. This issue is too important to be left to lobbyists and lawmakers in Jefferson City.

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Repps Hudson

Repps Hudson

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Repps Hudson is a freelance journalist and adjunct instructor of journalism and international affairs. He spent 40 years in newspapers as a reporter, columnist, editorial writer and editor.

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