After 36 years in office — as a legislator, county prosecutor, state auditor and two-term U.S. senator — Claire McCaskill may have stepped off the electoral stage for the final time after losing her re-election bid.
On a special edition of Majority Minority, we host a debate between two top Washington insiders on a proposal that could help reshape parts of our immigration system. Immigration strategists Leon Fresco and Jessica Vaughn argue it out.
Kansas Republican Kevin Yoder and Missouri Democrat Emanuel Cleaver are friends. But Yoder’s recent use of Cleaver in a campaign ad targeting Sharice Davids, who’s challenging Yoder for a Kansas House seat, got Cleaver in trouble with his party.
In the race for the KS 4th District seat in Congress, Republican Ron Estes is campaigning on President Trump’s record in office, while Democrat James Thompson of Wichita has embraced Bernie Sanders populism.
Claire McCaskill portrays herself as a moderate on the campaign trail. But as she faces her most formidable challenger, Republican Attorney General Josh Hawley, her centrist bona fides are being questioned.
Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley portrays himself as champion of openness in government, but he is one of two statewide officials who does not use email, texting or any other form of electronic communication.
Radio ads running in Kansas City, Missouri, urge black voters to support Republican Josh Hawley, saying ‘white Democrats’ like Sen. Claire McCaskill ‘doesn’t want our babies’ and ‘will be lynching black folk again.’
Will young voters ages 18 to 24 turn out in big enough numbers to make a difference in state and national races at the November 6 midterm elections? Or are they content with Instagram-ready rallies and Twitter.
Former Kansas Gov. Mike Hayden announced he is endorsing Democrat Laura Kelly in Kansas’ gubernatorial race. Every living Kansas ex-governor — except Sam Brownback — has now endorsed Kelly over Kris Kobach.
U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill’s campaign is demanding Attorney General Josh Hawley open a fraud investigation into hidden-camera videos released this week by a nonprofit run by conservative activist James O’Keefe.
Kansas Republican Steve Watkins and his father gave a combined $1.2 million of their own money to fund the younger Watkins’ bid for an open congressional seat. Most of it was spent against other Republicans.
U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Hostage Affairs Robert C. O'Brien speaks at the National Press Club about his role working with foreign governments and U.S. reporters to return captured journalist Austin Tice, November 13, 2018.