Politics & Government

November 3, 2010 12:59 AM

Republican topples Missouri's 17-term Rep. Ike Skelton

Vicky Hartzler — taking advantage of central Missouri's deep anger and distrust of government — decisively upset 34-year House veteran Ike Skelton on Tuesday. Hartzler's victory was part of a huge national sweep for her party, and reflected the strongly conservative nature of the 4th Congressional District.

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