Missouri: Talent wins Mo. Senate seat

Nov. 6, 2002 at 3:11 AM

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 6 (UPI) -- Republican Jim Talent pulled out a narrow victory in Tuesday's election for Missouri's U.S. Senate seat, beating incumbent Democrat Jean Carnahan and changing the balance of power for the remainder of the 107th Congress. With 97 percent of the vote counted, Talent led Carnahan 50 percent to 48 percent for the remaining four years on the term to which Carnahan's husband, Mel, was elected posthumously.

Related UPI Stories
Topics: Jim Talent
Latest Headlines
Trending Stories
TSU shooting: 1 dead, 1 wounded in third shooting this week at Houston campus
Listeria threat prompts Whole Foods cheese recall
Russia says missiles aimed at Syria did not land in Iran
Captive orca breeding banned at California's SeaWorld
Wrong drug used in Oklahoma execution