Carnahan, Blunt, Brownback win respective primaries

Tuesday, August 3, 2010 | 8:48 p.m. CDT; updated 11:42 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, August 3, 2010

WASHINGTON — Two-term Sen. Sam Brownback sailed to the GOP nomination in Kansas' gubernatorial race Tuesday while Democrat Robin Carnahan — a member of a famed Missouri political family — and seven-term GOP Rep. Roy Blunt secured top spots on the November ballot in the state's Senate race.