The governor did call for the House to resolve it's leadership dispute -- suggesting that if it goes on much longer, it could jeopardize the legislature's work.
But Carnahan made it clear that he's not going to pick sides:
Carnahan did say he thought that a Democrat should be elected speaker.
And he says he has talked with lawmakers to encourage communication.
But the governor says that's the limit of his involvement in this unprecidented political standoff in Missouri's legislature.