Jean Carnahan

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2013

    Jenna Fischer, Murphy Lee, Joe Buck and More Lend Their Voices to Citygarden

    Since its opening four years ago, Citygarden has become a must-see St. Louis destination. Now the downtown sculpture park is worth a listen, too. See also: - Jenna Fischer Defends Imo's Pizza - Jon Hamm Brags About St. Louis Cardinals Today Citygarden unveiled an iPhone app that offers -- among ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2012

    At Dubliner, No Pity Party for Rep. Russ Carnahan as Numbers Rolled in

    Rep. Russ Carnahan showed up to his election results watch party last night with a concession speech written on some campaign flyers, folded up in his back pocket. Before taking to the podium at around 10:15 p.m. to concede defeat, Carnahan sipped a pint of Guinness and went around to thank the su ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2012

    Your Weekly St. Louis Bestseller List

    Here's your weekly St. Louis bestseller list for the week ending April 29, as compiled by the St. Louis Independent Booksellers Alliance and based on sales at Left Bank Books, Main Street Books, Pudd'nhead Books, Subterranean Books and Sue's News. It's a pity Jean Carnahan decided not to call her ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2010

    U.S. Senate Election 2010: Roy Blunt Leading Robin Carnahan by 6 Points

    Roy Blunt continues to hang on to his lead to be Missouri's next U.S. Senator.‚ÄčIn a race almost certain to attract widespread national attention later this year, Republican Rep. Roy Blunt continues to lead Democrat Robin Carnahan in the Missouri Senate contest, according to the latest Rasmu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 24, 2009

    What the Post-Dispatch Missed About Milton "Skip" Ohlsen

    Ohlsen's mug shot as it appears in an arrest report from March 2008 when police in Ladue found him in possession of a stolen .40 caliber Glock handgun. ‚ÄčIf you didn't see it yesterday, the Post-Dispatch ran a front-page article on Milton "Skip" Ohlsen, the man behind a federal probe into state Sen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2009

    Missouri Secretary of State Robin Carnahan To Run for U.S. Senate

    Missouri's Secretary of State Robin Carnahan announced her intent this morning to replace Republican Christopher "Kit" Bond as a U.S. Senator for Missouri. Last month Bond told Missouri legislators that he would not seek re-election for a fifth term in 2010. Carnahan, a Democrat, broke news of her S ... More >>

  • News

    December 14, 2005

    Rapid Fire

    Where's the line between political blogging and political journalism?

  • News

    July 28, 2004

    The Absurd Third

    Last-minute campaign shenanigans mark the final days in the race to replace Dick

  • Calendar

    July 21, 2004

    Live, from Canada

    It's the Big Show at the Commonspace

  • News

    June 25, 2003

    Slick Dick

    Dick Morris pipes up, the Bishops come to town and I-70 gets no respect

  • News

    May 21, 2003

    Purple Power

    In less than four years, Grant Williams has turned a weak union local into one of Missouri's most potent political forces. So why's he placing all his bets on One-Term Bob?

  • News

    March 5, 2003
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    December 11, 2002

    Perpetual Voice

    Chuck Norman says WGNU will still be wacky after he's gone

  • News

    November 27, 2002

    Back Fire

    Given the boot, Charles Jaco dumps on KMOX for dumbing down

  • News

    November 6, 2002

    Professor Schoemehl

    Different factions scramble for the spring school-board elections, but ex-Mayor Schoemehl looks like one of the few who's interested.

  • News

    October 30, 2002

    Lead Balloon

    There's some heavy mettle at work in Herky

  • News

    October 23, 2002

    No Thanks, We're Brits

    Week of October 23, 2002

  • News

    October 16, 2002

    Blood and Guts

    Jean Carnahan's shooting prowess could take her into the trenches

  • News

    October 9, 2002

    Base Motives

    It's lonely at the top for Talent and Carnahan

  • News

    August 7, 2002

    Dressed for Deceit

    Women contractors are tired of being asked to front for firms owned by white males

  • News

    June 5, 2002

    Wonk's Luck

    African-American anger at the Democrats gives Jim Talent an opening

  • News

    May 29, 2002

    Joyce Abusive

    Nobody's ever voted for Joyce Aboussie, but the congressman, the governor, the mayor and the county executive don't do anything political without her.

  • News

    April 24, 2002

    The Job Hunter

    Boeing triumph touches Bond's political Seoul

  • News

    March 13, 2002

    Hartmann Hits a Dinger

    Week of March 13, 2002

  • News

    March 6, 2002

    Requiem for a Dead Crank

    Week of March 6, 2002

  • News

    February 20, 2002

    United We Slam

    GOP attacks Carnahan in the name of togetherness

  • News

    February 13, 2002

    Mount Buzzmore

    Scandals, shootings and tax anger crack Westfall façade, but bags of money, no GOP opponent -- yet -- may keep him on his pedestal

  • News

    December 12, 2001

    Jim Talent's Low Blow

    Republican hopeful can't seem to fight like a man

  • News

    September 5, 2001

    Living on a Thin Line

    When Chris Nilhas learned he had cancer, his wife, Beckie, knew she might lose him. She didn't know she and their three young sons would also risk losing everything else.

  • News

    February 21, 2001

    Harmon Agonistes

    You don't need a weatherbird to tell which way the wind is blowing

  • News

    November 1, 2000

    The Two Faces of John Ashcroft

    Meet Missouri's master of deceit

  • Culture

    February 23, 2000

    Capitol Ideas

    Mr. Silva goes to Jefferson City