JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Following Gov. Matt Blunt’s announcement that he will not be seeking re-election, Attorney General Jay Nixon issued the following statement:
“My campaign for Governor has always been about moving Missouri forward. I will continue to focus on changing the direction of our state so that more Missourians have access to health care, more Missourians can find good-paying jobs and more Missouri children can get the quality education they deserve.
“I wish Gov. Blunt and his family all the best in the future.”