Tag Archives: Russ Carnahan

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 today 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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Videos from Health Care Reform Rally

“Health care reform is about family values,” Board of Alderman President Lewis Reed told over 1,500 union members, community leaders and activists at an Organizing for America (OFA) health care rally August, 30. “I can’t think of anything more critical than the health of our families,” he said. OFA’s rally is part of nationwide bus [...]

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