As good leaders are known to do, Gov. Jay Nixon ended communications with the people handling the most important and pressing issue on his agenda. I mean, why would he need to keep up to date on what’s going on in Ferguson?
A day after Nixon declared a second state of emergency and activated the Missouri National Guard in advance of a grand jury decision sometime later this month, Ed Magee, a spokesman for St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch, said Tuesday it has been several weeks since the prosecutor’s office has heard from Nixon.
“We have not heard from the governor or his office in about a month,” Magee wrote in an email.
Back in August, Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder blasted Nixon over his lack of communication with all levels of law enforcement: