Dave Spence Nixon Re-Elected, Defeats Spence By Rachel Lippmann & Chris McDaniel • Nov 7, 2012 Nixon: via Missouri Governor’s website, Spence: courtesy Alpha Packaging In a state that went overwhelmingly for Mitt Romney, Democrat Jay Nixon was re-elected to a second term as governor of Missouri. Jobs Are The Focus Of Race For Missouri Governor By Chris McDaniel • Nov 5, 2012 Nixon: via Missouri Governor’s website, Spence: courtesy Alpha Packaging Four years ago, Missouri Democratic Governor Jay Nixon was elected by 19 points--a landslide. But this time around, it may not be so easy for him. Republican Nominee For Missouri Governor Continues Rally Without Big Name By Chris McDaniel • Oct 23, 2012 wikimedia commons Republican nominee for governor Dave Spence made a campaign stop in Missouri’s capital but did so without the big name slated to introduce him. Ad Watch: Missouri Governor's Race By Brian Ellison • Oct 10, 2012 As the campaign season kicks into high gear, KCUR brings you “Ad Watch,” a series examining the accuracy of statements in advertisements for political candidates and issues.