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Missouri Primary

Akin Wins GOP Senate Showdown

AP | Posted 10.07.2012 | Politics

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Congressman Todd Akin has won a hard-fought Republican primary for the right to challenge Democratic U.S. Sen. Claire McCa...

GOP Candidates Square Off To Face Vulnerable Dem

Posted 08.07.2012 | Politics

By HENRY C. JACKSON, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- Republicans have long considered Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri one of their ...

Jason Linkins

Here's How That Romney-Paul Alliance Works

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.20.2012 | Politics

Earlier today, we made note of the fact that Rick Santorum's "delegate math" argument was built partially on the belief that his delegate wranglers co...

The Gingrich Dilemma

Abby Huntsman | Posted 08.13.2012 | Politics
Abby Huntsman

Newt Gingrich remaining in the race benefits the party. He provides ideas, personality, and an excitement that energizes a fractured base. Most importantly, his presence in the race perpetuates the divide of the conservative vote.

Inside the Romney Spin Room

Lanny Davis | Posted 04.10.2012 | Politics
Lanny Davis

"Don't worry about Santorum -- we'll destroy him with personal attack ads the way we destroyed Gingrich. Of course, I know nothing about that if my... I mean the... super PAC is doing them."

Howard Fineman

Sanctum Santorum: The 'Church' Candidate

HuffingtonPost.com | Howard Fineman | Posted 02.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Bathed in the candlelight of a Romanesque Texas church and framed at the altar by golden stained glass, Rick Santorum told a group of Da...

How Many Delegates Did Rick Santorum Win Last Night?

The Huffington Post | Jason Linkins | Posted 02.08.2012 | Politics

None. People are still getting this wrong. Don't be one of them....

Huge Night for Santorum

Dominic Carter | Posted 04.09.2012 | Politics
Dominic Carter

Minnesota, Missouri, and Colorado may not be delegate rich, but Rick Santorum's clean caucus sweep has upended Mitt Romney's aura of inevitability.

Jon Ward

Santorum Sweeps Colorado, Missouri, Minnesota, Embarrassing Romney

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 02.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It was a very bad night for Mitt Romney Tuesday, no matter which way you sliced it, another harsh blow undermining his argument that he ...

Winners & Losers Of The Night

Posted 02.08.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential candidates fought for momentum in three contests on Tuesday, in Colorado, Minnesota and Missouri. The two caucuses, in Colo...

Rick Santorum Wins Missouri Primary

Posted 02.26.2012 | Politics

Rick Santorum was projected the winner of the Missouri primary on Tuesday night by NBC. The vote was merely symbolic as the state's 52 presidential...

Jon Ward

Romney's Emergency Contraception Decision Flares Anew

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 02.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As the Catholic Church expressed outrage against the White House in recent days for a health care mandate they say violates their consci...

Joy Resmovits

Mizzou Students Protest Proposed Tuition Hike

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 03.09.2012 | Education

You don't have to be a student at the Missouri University of Science and Technology to do the math on Gov. Jay Nixon's mid-January budget. The Miss...

REAL-TIME DATA MAPS: Primary And Caucus Results

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.12.2012 | Politics

Colorado, Minnesota and Missouri jumped into the presidential nominating process, holding their first official GOP events on Tuesday. The projected...

Winning: It's All ABout The Delegates

Mike Lapointe | Posted 04.08.2012 | Politics
Mike Lapointe

One thing is clear: winning state primaries and winning state delegates are two very different things.

LIVE UPDATES: Minnesota Caucus, Colorado Caucus & Missouri Primary

Posted 02.26.2012 | Politics

The Minnesota caucus, Colorado caucus and Missouri primary drew voters to the polls on Tuesday to have their voices heard in the race for the Republic...

Bonnie Kavoussi

In Minnesota, Missouri, Colorado, Economies Languish As GOP Candidates Vie For Votes

HuffingtonPost.com | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 02.07.2012 | Business

When Republicans in Minnesota, Missouri and Colorado cast their votes for presidential candidates Tuesday, many will no doubt have the economy on thei...

Missouri Primary Results 2012: Live Updates

Posted 02.26.2012 | Politics

Republican voters in Missouri went to the polls on Tuesday to cast ballots in the state's non-binding primary contest. (Click here to check out Huf...

LOOK: Real-Time Map Of Missouri Primary Results

The Huffington Post | Andrei Scheinkman | Posted 11.12.2012 | Politics

This is where you'll find the results for Missouri's 2012 Republican primary. The Show-Me State's contest is non-binding, which means that none of ...

Gingrich Attacks Rival Over 'Abortive Pills'

Posted 02.07.2012 | Politics

By CHARLES BABINGTON AND PHILIP ELLIOTT, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CINCINNATI -- Newt Gingrich thrust the reproductive rights issue into the GOP campaig...

LIVE UPDATES: Three Contests, One Day

Posted 02.07.2012 | Politics

The Colorado caucus, Minnesota caucus and Missouri's non-binding primary are taking place on Tuesday. HuffPost's Mark Blumenthal reports on the rac...

Missouri Primary 2012: Live Updates

Posted 02.07.2012 | Politics

The Missouri primary on Tuesday has been regarded as a "beauty contest" because of its non-binding nature. The state's 52 delegates are not up for...

Why Missouri's Primary Doesn't Matter

Max Rosenthal | Posted 02.07.2012 | Politics

Rick Santorum has campaigned hard in Missouri, calling it a "key state" in the Republican nomination fight. With Newt Gingrich not even on the ballot,...

Jon Ward

To Surge In February, Gingrich Will Have To Seize Rare Opportunities

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 02.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Newt Gingrich might not get to debate again until Feb. 22, but he won't be totally deprived of high-profile opportunities before then to...

Ben Hallman

As Minnesota, Missouri, Colorado Vote, Republicans Talk Cuts Not Investment

HuffingtonPost.com | Ben Hallman | Posted 02.07.2012 | Business

Most politicians would brush aside their mother if it meant scoring a photo-op with a Minnesota businessman like John Van Dine. His 22-year-old compan...