Monday Mar 31
Missouri redistricting effort aided GOP gains
And because Republican state lawmakers controlled the redistricting process, it was almost equally as certain that the displaced congressman would be a Democrat.
Missouri Dems’ thin bench
The Missouri state auditor's post has been a launching pad for politicians with higher aspirations like Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill, former U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft and former GOP Sen. Kit Bond.
The Washington Post
In the Loop: So many mega-bunders, so few openings
Recent news has it that the embassy in Paris is going to one of the three Janes - Jane Hartley , a top bundler and head of the Observatory Group - and that Dublin is going to one of the Missouri Carnahans - in this case Tom Carnahan , brother of former congressman Russ Carnahan .
In the Loop: Another Carnahan in mix for Irish ambassador
Jean Carnahan, widow of Gov. Mel Carnahan, with her sons Tom Carnahan, left, and Russ Carnahan, right.