Analyzing Kansas And Missouri Primaries | KCUR

Analyzing Kansas And Missouri Primaries

Aug 3, 2016

Last night's primary election was an exciting one on both sides of the state line. In Kansas, losses by several conservative Republicans caused a surprising swing to center. In Missouri, a bruising primary campaign for governor ended with Eric Greitens as the Republican nominee.



  • Brian Ellison is the co-host of KCUR's political podcast Statehouse Blend and anchored our Missouri election coverage last night.
  • Jason Rosenbaum is a reporter for St. Louis Public Radio and was at a victory party last night.


  • Amy Jeffries is Kansas elections editor for KCUR.
  • Sam Zeff is KCUR’s education reporter and co-host of Statehouse Blend.