Democratic State Rep Jason Kander of KC announces he's running for Sec of State, to replace Robin Carnahan who announced hours earlier she would not run for reelection. Kander currently serves in the Army National Guard. As a military intelligence officer in the Army Reserve, Kander volunteered in 2006 for deployment and served in Afghanistan. Rep. Kander currently serves on the Missouri Veterans Commission. Kander is a lawyer and lives with his wife Diana in Kansas City.
-- from Tony's Kansas City.