Nixon emphasizes Democratic party unity

Wednesday, January 23, 2008 | 10:29 p.m. CST; updated 1:57 p.m. CDT, Monday, July 21, 2008

JEFFERSON CITY — Surrounded by dozens of cheering partisan legislators, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jay Nixon emphasized the unity in his party, which is in contrast to the uncertainty and possible primary election the Republican party now faces in the governor’s race.