While national political campaigns have bounced around issues such as health care and the role of government, the candidates in Missouri’s gubernatorial race have stayed largely focused on one: the economy.
And what is the outlook for Missouri’s economy? That depends on which candidate you listen to.
After winning the GOP primary earlier this month, Dave Spence set out on a tour across the state and placed his Democratic opponent, Gov. Jay Nixon, and the governor’s handling of the economy in the cross hairs.