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Missouri Voters Split Over Country’s Direction

Missouri Voters Split Over Country’s Direction

CHICAGO, IL (AP) — Missouri voters who cast ballots in the midterm election were divided over the nation’s direction, according to a wide-ranging survey of the American electorate. As voters selected members of the U.S. Senate and Congress during Tuesday’s elections, AP VoteCast found that about half of Missouri voters said the country is on…

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McCaskill Loses Senate Seat To Republican Challenger Josh Hawley

McCaskill Loses Senate Seat To Republican Challenger Josh Hawley

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)  It’s an end of an era after Senator Claire McCaskill lost her bid for re-election to the U.S. Senate. The Democratic lawmaker from Missouri was defeated by Republican challenger, Attorney General Josh Hawley. During her concession speech, McCaskill appeared upbeat. “I know my mouth gets me into trouble and I’ve had…

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Hawley Defeats McCaskill, Republicans Gain Senate Seat

Hawley Defeats McCaskill, Republicans Gain Senate Seat

By SUMMER BALLENTINE ,  Associated Press St. Louis, Mo. (AP) — Missouri’s Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill conceded defeat on Tuesday in St. Louis to state Attorney General Josh Hawley, handing Republicans a Senate seat President Donald Trump personally campaigned for twice in the week before Election Day. Hawley, 38, tied his campaign closely to the president.…

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Democrat William Lacy Clay Elected to 10th Term in Congress Representing St. Louis-Centered District

Democrat William Lacy Clay Elected to 10th Term in Congress Representing St. Louis-Centered District

ST. LOUIS, MO (AP) — Democrat William Lacy Clay elected to 10th term in Congress representing St. Louis-centered district.

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The Latest: Harold Concedes in Attorney General’s Race

The Latest: Harold Concedes in Attorney General’s Race

CHICAGO, IL (AP) — The Latest on the midterm election in Illinois (all times local): 8:40 p.m. Republican Erika Harold has conceded to Democrat Kwame Raoul (KWAH’-may rah-OOL’) in their battle for Illinois attorney general. Raoul had garnered about 61 percent of the vote when Harold conceded. She said she will be rooting for him…

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