Republican incumbent Sen. Roy Blunt, right, speaks alongside Democratic challenger Jason Kander during a debate in Missouri’s race for U.S. Senate on Sept. 30. Blunt, a veteran lawmaker who has spent nearly 20 years in Congress, is locked in a close race for re-election against Kander.
Republican incumbent Sen. Roy Blunt, right, speaks alongside Democratic challenger Jason Kander during a debate in Missouri’s race for U.S. Senate on Sept. 30. Blunt, a veteran lawmaker who has spent nearly 20 years in Congress, is locked in a close race for re-election against Kander. Jeff Roberson AP
Republican incumbent Sen. Roy Blunt, right, speaks alongside Democratic challenger Jason Kander during a debate in Missouri’s race for U.S. Senate on Sept. 30. Blunt, a veteran lawmaker who has spent nearly 20 years in Congress, is locked in a close race for re-election against Kander. Jeff Roberson AP

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