U.S. Senate

Claire McCaskill, Todd Akin.  (Getty Images)

Akin Faces Uphill Battle in Senate Race

But if he’s elected, it will say a lot both in Missouri and nationally, about the positions he’s taking.

09/18/2012

Republican presidential candidate and former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich (Photo by Whitney Curtis / Getty Images)

Former House Speaker Gingrich Rallies Behind Akin

Sunday, on NBC’s Meet the Press, Gingrich said Todd Akin is the choice of the people of Missouri.

09/02/2012

AKIN

Missouri Farm Bureau Reconsiders Akin Support

The bureau’s political action committee backed Akin over Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill by a 99 percent vote just three weeks ago.

08/31/2012

U.S. Congressman Todd Akin speaks on the Charlie Brennan Show August 27, 2012.  (KMOX/Patrick Hughes)

MO Farm Bureau Reconsiders Akin Endorsement

The Farm Bureau’s Estil Fretwell says a majority of county Farm Bureau leaders want to reconsider the endorsement.

08/31/2012

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Akin Can Still Withdraw from Race

There have been no public calls for embattled Missouri U.S. Senate candidate Todd Akin to leave the race. But Akin faces a tight deadline if he decides to do so.

08/20/2012

Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) wraps up 24-city statewide bus tour in St. Louis on Saturday, July 7, 2012 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

US Senate Battle Set for McCaskill-Akin

Millions of dollars have been spent in campaign ads linking McCaskill to President Obama’s policies.

08/08/2012

Ann Wagner

Wagner Wins Missouri’s Second District Primary

Wagner was favored in the race which had become overshadowed by the hotly-contested 1st District race as well as the equally contentious Republican Senate primary race.

08/07/2012

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Mo. GOP Senate Race Has Conservative Emphasis

The contest is considered crucial to the GOP’s efforts to regain control of the U.S. Senate.

08/07/2012

Sarah Steelman

Palin Compares Steelman To `Momma Grizzly’ In Ad

Former vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin is starring in a new Missouri ad promoting the U.S. Senate campaign of Sarah Steelman.

07/30/2012

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Charlie Brennan: Kerri Strug & Bill Bradley

The Fontbonne University KMOX Charlie Brennan Book Club meeting for May 2012 featured former U.S. Senator Bill Bradley.

05/11/2012

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