The Missouri Supreme Court ruled Mike Kehoe can stay on as the state's lieutenant governor.
The court rejected a Democrat-led attempt to block Gov. Mike Parson's June 2018 appointment of Kehoe. Parson previously was lieutenant governor before the resignation of former Gov. Eric Greitens last year.
In a lawsuit, the Missouri Democratic Party sought to force an election for the lieutenant governor position.
A debate centered around whether the governor has the authority to appoint a lieutenant governor.
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