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What the Hell Is Up In Missouri’s 2nd Congressional District?

No time for deep analysis tonight, but there’s a small political earthquake in St. Louis County. With over 90% of the precincts counted in the Missouri primary, incumbent Congresswoman Ann Wagner has only 500 more votes than her November challenger, Democrat Arthur Lieber. I get that this is a primary and that the St. Louis County Executive race drew a lot of attention. But Wagner won her seat in 2012 by 20 points. Read more →