Downticket Races In MO & KS, Goldwater's Lasting Legacy, And Statehouse Blend Kansas

Nov 1, 2016

'The Washington Post' columnist E.J. Dionne says the 1964 presidential nomination of Barry Goldwater has ramifications for the Republican Party that linger to this day.
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With Election Day a week away, we check in with local political reporters for analysis of elections in Kansas and Missouri. Then, political commentator E.J. Dionne discusses the presidential campaign and themes from his book Why the Right Went Wrong. We finish with this week's Statehouse Blend Kansasfeaturing state Rep. Russ Jennings (R-Lakin).