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Rep. Russ Carnahan (D-Mo.)

  • District: 3rd District, South St. Louis; southeast St. Louis County; Jefferson and Ste. Genevieve counties
  • Residence: St. Louis
  • Born: July 10, 1958; Columbia, Mo.
  • Religion: Methodist
  • Family: Wife, Debra Carnahan; two children
  • Education: U. of Missouri, B.S. 1979 (public administration); U. of Missouri, J.D. 1983
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Democratic nominee for U.S. House, 1990; Mo. House, 2001-05; U.S. House, 2005-13
  • Elected: Elected: 2004 (4th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Foreign Affairs (Africa, Global Health & Human Rights; Oversight & Investigations - Ranking Member); Transportation & Infrastructure (Aviation; Economic Development, Public Buildings & Emergency Management; Water Resources & Environment); Veterans' Affairs (Health)
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State Information: 3rd District, South St. Louis; southeast St. Louis County; Jefferson and Ste. Genevieve counties

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2010 general Russ Carnahan (D) 99,398 48.9%
Ed Martin (R) 94,757 46.7%
Steven Hedrick (LIBERT) 5,772 2.8%
Nicholas Ivanovich (CNSTP) 3,155 1.6%
Brian Wallner (WRI) 3  
2008 general Russ Carnahan (D) 202,470 66.4%
Chris Sander (R) 92,759 30.4%
Kevin Babcock (LIBERT) 5,518 1.8%
Cynthia Redburn (CNSTP) 4,324 1.4%
2006 general Russ Carnahan (D) 145,219 65.6%
David Bertelsen (R) 70,189 31.7%
R. Christophel (LIBERT) 4,213 1.9%
David Sladky (PRO) 1,827 0.8%
2004 general Russ Carnahan (D) 146,894 52.9%
Bill Federer (R) 125,422 45.1%
Kevin Babcock (LIBERT) 4,367 1.6%
William Renaud (CNSTP) 1,222 0.4%
2002 general Richard Gephardt (D) 122,181 59.1%
Catherine Enz (R) 80,551 38.9%
Dan Byington (LIBERT) 4,146 2%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2008 Barack Obama: 60% John McCain: 39%
2004 John Kerry: 57% George W. Bush: 43%
2000 Al Gore: 54% George W. Bush: 43%

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