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Sen. Bob Corker: Gen. Flynn 'Should Testify Under Oath Before Lawmakers'

Sen. Bob Corker, chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations told Jake Tapper that he would support an "exhaustive investigation" into Trump, Flynn and Russia. CNN's Jake Tapper asked, "Roy Blunt, who serves on the Intelligence...Show More Summary

Jason Kander is back – and on the front line fighting voter suppression

Kander, a former National Guard captain, ran a tight race against Missouri Senator Roy Blunt and came within three percent of unseating him. He got national attention and name recognition for a hard-hitting ad in which he assembled his long gun blindfolded. And you knew he would not remain silent: He came back on the [...]

Q&A: How Democrats Can Win the Voter Suppression Argument

AP/Orlin Wagner Democrat Jason Kander gives his concession speech at an election watch party in Kansas City after losing to Senator Roy Blunt.    O n the national stage, nobody really knew who Democrat Jason Kander was until last fall, when his upstart campaign against Missouri Republican Senator Roy Blunt ran an ad of the U.S. Show More Summary

Jason Kander launches Let America Vote, taking voting rights to the court of public opinion

The Democratic breakout candidate who gave Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt a run for his money last November is launching an effort to combat the GOP's continual efforts to suppress the votes of people of color. Jason Kander, who just completed...Show More Summary

Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt standing by donor DeVos to head Department of Education

As Donald Trump’s nomination of a school choice advocate to head the federal Education Department looked increasingly precarious, Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt stands among the Republicans backing Betsy DeVos for … Click to Continue »

Trump’s blunt, harsh rhetoric hasn’t softened from the campaign trail, speech experts say

“He always punches back harder than he’s hit,” one scholar said, a tactic he adopted under the tutelage of New York attorney Roy Cohn.

McConnell Talked Up Trump at the Inaugural Lunch

Playbook: “Mitch McConnell swapped seats with Sen. Roy Blunt (D-MO), the chairman of the inaugural committee, so he could sit next to Donald Trump. McConnell and Trump spoke for a long period of time — and if you know McConnell, [.....

A Dark Inaugural

Politicians, preparing for inaugurals, scurry for their histories. The Republican Senator Roy Blunt, who welcomed the crowd to Donald Trump’s Inauguration, chose to commemorate the peaceful transitions of the late eighteenth century, when partisan tensions were high and the Republic might not have survived. Show More Summary

Timeline of inauguration events Friday

Timeline of Friday's events as Donald Trump is inaugurated president of the United States (all times EST): Obamas host a coffee and tea reception for the Trumps. Trumps, Obamas leave White House for U.S. Capitol Sen. Roy Blunt, Inaugural...Show More Summary

Missouri’s Sen. Blunt agrees Russian government tried to influence election

Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt joined a growing number of Republicans on Monday who said Congress should investigate Russia’s possible interference in the U.S. election. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on … Click to Continue »

Missouri’s Sen. Blunt to plan Trump’s swearing-in ceremony

Fresh off a tough re-election campaign, Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt has a big task on his to-do list — planning Donald Trump’s swearing-in ceremony. Blunt will play a major role … Click to Continue »

Defeated Dem Jason Kander writes the best inspirational post-election letter you’ll read

3 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Missouri Democratic Senate candidate Jason Kander lost in his bid to unseat Roy Blunt this week — but he is far from discouraged. Kander, who is now Missouri’s Secretary of State,  was defeated by only three points this year in a state that Trump won by a whopping 19 points, and he...

Roy Blunt Fights Off Tough Challenge to Win Missouri Senate Race

Although Missouri has been a reliably red state in recent years, Senator Blunt’s support of Donald J. Trump turned off some of the moderate voters who had traditionally backed him.

Republican Roy Blunt of Missouri re-elected to Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Roy Blunt of Missouri re-elected to Senate.

Senate update: Blunt and Toomey win

(Paul Mirengoff) There is no longer any doubt that the Republicans will control the Senate regardless of how the presidential race goes. Roy Blunt has won in Missouri and Pat Toomey has won in Pennsylvania. Toomey’s win surprises me....Show More Summary

Missouri Democrat Jason Kander concedes Senate race to GOP incumbent Roy Blunt

WASHINGTON (AP) — Missouri Democrat Jason Kander concedes Senate race to GOP incumbent Roy Blunt.

Republican Roy Blunt Beats Jason Kander in Missouri Senate Race

Click Here for Election Results Sen. Roy Blunt (R) has been reelected to the Senate, defeating Democrat challenger Jason Kander. Kander...

Roy Blunt holds off Jason Kander's challenge in Missouri

3 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Democrats lost a heartbreaker in this one, but Jason Kander will be back.

Jason Kander Concedes To Roy Blunt In Missouri Senate Race

3 months agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON ? Democrat Jason Kander conceded to Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) in Tuesday’s election for Missouri Senate, signaling a victory for an incumbent Republican in a historically red state. “You’ve got to pick yourself up. That’s what...Show More Summary

Is Roy Blunt Winning the Missouri Senate Race?

3 months agoNews : Mediaite

In the Missouri Senate race, Republican incumbent Sen. Roy Blunt is defending his seat against Democrat Jason Kander.

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