While the showdown between rival Democratic incumbents Russ Carnahan and Lacy Clay – in what promises to be one of the most vicious internecine battles of the 2012 primary season – may be the most public news coming out of Missouri’s First District, it remains true that the seat will be contested in November by the Republicans.  We spoke a couple of days ago with Martin Baker, who is running in the August primary: and he wants to take this district away from the Democratic party.

Martin’s site is here.

Moe Lane (crosspost)