Tag Archives: Lacy Clay

3 Reasons Russ Carnahan Will Lose Today

Back when I was more active with my PubDef blog, I would make pre-election predications, often with a high degree of accuracy. As I prepare for a busy Election Day in my own 21st Ward, where we will be electing new Democratic committeepeople to better represent us, I’m going to go out on a limb [...]

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Russ, You Can’t Win in the First

The St. Louis American published a pretty good analysis┬átoday of the dangerous situation brewing in the St. Louis Democratic community. As Congressman Russ Carnahan considers his political future following the elimination of his Congressional district, one scenario includes the son of the former governor running against his fellow Democratic congressman, Lacy Clay, in Clay’s newly [...]

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Clay intervenes in north County voting problems

Problems at north St. Louis County polling places make national news. From CNN: Voters in line at two polling locations in the suburb of Jennings have been experiencing waits of 4 hours or more, according to U.S. Representative William Lacy Clay. The congressman said both Jennings City Hall and Fairview Elementary were understaffed to handle [...]

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