Personal lobbying pays off for Secretary of State

A bit of personal lobbying by the Secretary of State seems to have an effect as the House gives tentative approval to a measure ensuring you can have a paper ballot on Election Day, if you want one. Secretary of State Robin Carnahan came to the House to lobby for a...

Carnahan says she did consider running for governor

Secretary of State Robin Carnahan is running for re-election, after considering and then deciding against a run for governor. Carnahan acknowledges she was tempted to seek a higher office; that of governor. "Anytime you put yourself out on the line in these...