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Former state senate candidate explains reasons for quitting race

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Kevin Gunn

By Matt Sepic, KWMU

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St. Louis –

Appointments to Missouri's many boards and commissions are usually a routine affair - the governor picks someone, and confirmation in the state senate is usually just a formality.

However Kevin Gunn, the newest member of the state's Public Service Commission, angered many Missouri Democrats earlier this year just by taking the job.

KWMU's Matt Sepic reports.

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