Behind the Headlines: Discussing the history of women in politics in St. Louis and Missouri

Mar 10, 2017
Originally published on March 10, 2017 2:12 pm

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On Friday’s "Behind the Headlines" on St. Louis on the Air, we discussed St. Louis Alderman Lyda Krewson’s historic Democratic primary win in the St. Louis mayoral race — which puts her one step closer to becoming St. Louis’ first mayor who is a woman.

St. Louis Public Radio political reporter Jo Mannies discussed the moment and the history of other women in politics in Missouri.

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