Steve Kraske

Associate Teaching Professor
Email: kraskes@umkc.edu

Biography

Steve Kraske is the long-time political correspondent and columnist for The Kansas City Star. He is also host of “Up to Date,” a daily talk show on public radio KCUR-FM in Kansas City and has worked as a political analyst on Kansas City television. He has covered every president since Gerald Ford, seven national presidential conventions, the Iowa caucuses and numerous races for governor, the U.S. Senate and Congress. He was a 1992 John S. Knight Journalism Fellow at Stanford University and holds his B.A. in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.