Dems Fall Short in St. Charles
When I went out to Missouri to write a story about legislative elections recently, I was told Democrats were targeting three House seats in St. ...
When I went out to Missouri to write a story about legislative elections recently, I was told Democrats were targeting three House seats in St. Charles County, which has been solidly Republican turf.
Republicans prevailed in two out of the three seats yesterday. State Rep. Mark Parkinson beat Kristy Manning in a race I wrote about in Governing, and Anne Zerr beat Tim Swope in a neighboring district that I visited but did not write about.
The one Democratic victor in the county was Kenny Bierman, a repeat candidate who pulled off the narrowest of wins -- 10,945 votes to Republican Vicki Schneider's 10,870.
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
Texas May Increase the Number of Toll Roads in the State1 day ago
Many Places Tax 'Summer People' Different from 'Townies'1 day ago
Income Growth Varies Widely Across States1 day ago
NYC Adds Cultural Benefits to Incentivize Undocumented to Get ID Cards1 day ago
Obamacare Enrollment Drops Slightly1 day ago
Christie Blasts Bridgegate Investigation1 day ago