Did a Religious Conspiracy Drive a Missouri Politician to Suicide?

Jordan Sargent · 03/13/15 11:55AM

Tom Schweich was not supposed to become national news this early, and certainly not for this reason. But when the Missouri state auditor and Republican gubernatorial candidate shot himself in the head just three weeks ago in a suburb west of St. Louis, he posthumously became one of the most fascinating and mysterious stories in American politics.