Carnahan announces candidacy for U.S. Senate

Tuesday, February 3, 2009 | 11:42 a.m. CST; updated 12:51 p.m. CST, Tuesday, February 3, 2009

JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri Secretary of State Robin Carnahan announced her candidacy for the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, seeking to follow in the political footsteps of her mother and late father.