Jo Ann Emerson


Mark Reardon: Jo Ann Emerson, William Greenblatt, & Mike Claiborne

Congresswoman Jo Ann Emerson discusses her plans to retire in February.



Interest Grows Among Republicans for Emerson Seat

A chance to represent southeastern Missouri in Congress is drawing plenty of interest from officials looking at succeeding Republican U.S. Rep. Jo Ann Emerson.


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Hancock & Kelley: Jo Ann Emerson and George F. Will

John Hancock and Michael Kelley, filling in for Charlie Brennan on KMOX, talk to Jo Ann Emerson about her soon-to-be vacated Congressional seat and discuss politics and baseball with Pulitzer Prize winner George F. Will.


U.S. Rep. Jo Ann Emerson

Congresswoman Jo Ann Emerson Leaving Congress

Emerson is trading in her congressional seat for the private sector, assuming the role of President and CEO of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association.



Missouri School Defends Handling Of NYC Terror Suspect

Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis, 21, did nothing to warrant suspicion during his five months at the Cape Girardeau school, university leaders say.


Mark Reardon Show – Wednesday, February 23rd

Matt Robins, executive director of the American Majority, gives us the latest on the budget battle in Madison, and we hear from Missouri Congressmen Russ Carnahan and Jo Ann Emerson, Missouri Senator Jason Crowell, and Vintage Vinyl owner Lew Prince.


U.S. Rep. Jo Ann Emerson

Emerson Will Not Run for Senate bid

Two other Republicans have already announced plans to seek the seat.


Emerson decides against Senate bid

Jo Ann Emerson says she can best serve in the House.



Emerson, Carnahan Plan Forum on Civility

Carnahan says there’s nothing wrong with vigorous debate, but too often it becomes overheated, making it difficult to talk through issues.


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Charlie Brennan – Wednesday, January 19th

Cong. Russ Carnahan and Cong. Jo Ann Emerson discuss civility in Congress, and Michael Reagan, eldest son of Pres. Ronald Reagan, talks about his new book, The New Reagan Revolution.



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