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Joshua Holzer

Joshua Holzer

Joshua Holzer is an assistant professor of political science at Westminster College in Fulton, Mo. He is a five-year veteran of the U.S. Army.

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Reminder: Eric Greitens was never exonerated | Opinion

By: - March 3, 2022

As the race to replace retiring Sen. Roy Blunt continues to heat up, it’s important to remind the public that disgraced former Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has not been “completely exonerated,” as he often likes to profess. To review: in January 2018, Greitens admitted to having an extramarital affair and was subsequently investigated for blackmail and assault. The following month, he was formally charged, and […]

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Eric Greitens’ run for Senate in Missouri represents a perversion of patriotism | Opinion

By: - August 17, 2021

Results from a Saint Louis University poll suggests that disgraced former Missouri Governor Eric Greitens is the frontrunner in the race to fill retiring Sen. Roy Blunt’s seat. While former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has recently resigned after allegations of sexual harassment, Greitens has mounted a political comeback since his 2018 resignation following a Republican-led investigation that detailed graphic sexual allegations. Since […]